History of the Southend United v Torquay United fixture
Southend United prepare to entertain Torquay United at Roots Hall on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Shrimpers are clearly on top, having won 26 and lost only 8 of the 43 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Roots Hall was just last season, in October 2011, when they eased past their opponents in a high-scoring 4-1 thriller, in a League Two match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2012/2013||Sat 17 Nov||Torquay Utd.||1 - 4||Southend Utd.||League Two|
|2011/2012||Sat 14 Apr||Torquay Utd.||0 - 0||Southend Utd.||League Two|
|2011/2012||Sat 22 Oct||Southend Utd.||4-1||Torquay Utd.||League Two|
|2010/2011||Sat 19 Feb||Torquay Utd.||1 - 1||Southend Utd.||League Two|
|2010/2011||Sat 04 Sep||Southend Utd.||2 - 1||Torquay Utd.||League Two|
|2003/2004||Sat 08 May||Southend Utd.||1 - 2||Torquay Utd.||League Division Three|
|2003/2004||Sat 29 Nov||Torquay Utd.||3 - 0||Southend Utd.||League Division Three|
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Recent respective form guides
Southend United's poor home run has seen them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While Shrimpers have scored 7, a worringly large 10 have been leaked at the other end.
Torquay United's away form is none too clever either, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. Only 4 goals have been registered in this time, with 6 leaked at the wrong end.
Southend United's 54 points from 37 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 10th position.
Torquay United are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 39 points from 37 matches.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Attention punters! We see this as an opportunity for the Shrimpers to get the show back on the road by taking all the three points available. Home Win
|Southend United||Failed to win in previous 5 home matches.
|Torquay United||Previous 2 away games have finished all-square.
Not won in previous 5 away matches.
No win in the 10 most recent games.
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