A key match in National League as both teams are battling for the top positions. With Torquay United in 2nd position and Notts County placed 5th, this promises to be an exciting meeting. Read on to find out more!
We should expect both teams to be fresh and ready for this match, as there is some time since both teams last played. Let's have a look at how the teams are doing!
Torquay are battling for top spots and have everything to play for. County are still fighting for the big positions at the top of the table.
Torquay United form and stats
When playing at home in the National League, Torquay United have managed 11 wins, 6 draws and suffered 4 defeats from 21 games. Torquay has a nice streak going on as they have played 13 consecutive leaguegames without losing (regardless of home/away). They are keen to extend their tally, a streak that began after the Dagenham & Redbridge defeat 76 days ago.
An away draw last time out for Torquay, facing Altrincham in a game that ended 0-0.The spoils were shared after 90 minutes before that, a home game that ended 2-2 versus Barnet.
This is expected to be a close game, with Torquay United perhaps considered small favourites due to their home advantage. Looking back at earlier matches similar to this one (expected to be close with Torquay as a small favourite), we find seven games. Torquay United has won four of these, drawn two and lost one.
A decent goal production from Torquay in their home games so far, with 34 goals from 21 league matches. From these home matches, Torquay United have conceded only 20 goals.
Notts County form and stats
The visitors are W9-D7-L5 on the road this term. That's in the National League.
Impressive finishing from K. Wootton (2) and M. Ellis secured the home win 3-2 against Chesterfield in their previous game.A 0-1 defeat away at Bromley before that.
So, this is expected to be a close game, an even contest. Looking at earlier matches with County playing away and similar expectations, we found ten relevant matches. Results were three Notts County wins, three draws and four defeats.
County have a decent goal production going in their away games, although not fantastic. In 21 league away games 29 goals have been scored. As opposed to that, County have seen the ball go into their own net 21 times on the road. There's been improvement defensively lately, as only 1 of these goals has been conceded in their last 3 away matches.
Head 2 HeadThe last H2H meeting was Torquay - Notts County 2-2, played this season. H2H stats regardless of arena (last eight matches): Torquay zero wins, five draws and Notts County three victories. As for goals, four matches ended with three or more goals (over 2,5), four games had two or less.
Torquay United missing players
Notts County missing players
|Torquay United||Notts County|
|Total||Home||vs ||Statistics||Stat||vs ||Away||Total|
|86%||90%||60%||Over 0.5||O 0.5||80%||90%||93%|
|67%||67%||20%||Over 1.5||O 1.5||40%||57%||58%|
|52%||52%||20%||Over 2.5||O 2.5||20%||38%||44%|
|26%||29%||0%||Over 3.5||O 3.5||20%||33%||35%|
|14%||10%||0%||Over 4.5||O 4.5||20%||14%||16%|
|38%||29%||60%||Clean Sheets||C S||40%||38%||37%|
|21%||19%||60%||Failed to Score||F T||60%||29%||28%|
|5.7||6.6||7.6||Corners for (avg)||C F||5.4||5.7||5.1|
|4.6||4.3||6.4||Corners against (avg)||C A||6.6||3.6||3.6|
|1.4||1.6||1.4||Yellow cards (avg)||Y C||0.2||1.3||1.5|
|5||3||1||Red cards||R C||0||0||4|
|10.9||11.3||9.6||Shots (avg)||S (||10||10||10.6|
|5||5.7||5.2||Shots on Target (avg)||S O||2.6||3.7||4|
|32%||29%||12%||Goal Efficiency||G E||31%||38%||37%|
|12||Dagenham & Redbridge||42||17||9||16||53||48||21||9||6||6||27||22||21||8||3||10||26||26||5||60|
|21||King's Lynn Town||42||7||10||25||50||98||21||4||8||9||28||39||21||3||2||16||22||59||-48||31|