Watford face a trip to Brighton & Hove Albion at Withdean Stadium on Monday evening, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Hornets will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 25 and win only 9 of the 46 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was was two seasons ago, in April 2003, as they swept to an impressive 4 - 0 win in a League Division One match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2004/2005||Sat 11 Sep||Watford||1 - 1||Brighton & HA||CHMP|
|2002/2003||Sat 26 Apr||Brighton & HA||4 - 0||Watford||CHMP|
|2002/2003||Sat 05 Oct||Watford||1 - 0||Brighton & HA||CHMP|
|1991/1992||Tue 31 Mar||Watford||0 - 1||Brighton & HA||CHMP|
|1991/1992||Sat 14 Sep||Brighton & HA||0 - 1||Watford||CHMP|
|1990/1991||Sat 19 Jan||Brighton & HA||3 - 0||Watford||CHMP|
|1990/1991||Sat 08 Sep||Watford||0 - 1||Brighton & HA||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
Brighton & Hove Albion have had an average home run of late, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. Only 5 goals have been registered in this time, with 6 in the wrong end.
The away form of Watford is pretty dire, attaining just 3 draws from the previous six away games. While the Hornets have hit 5 goals, 10 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Brighton & HA are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 30 points from 27 matches. Watford see themselves just below half way in the Coca-Cola Championship, showing a record of 33 points from their 27 games played so far,
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|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
|Brighton & HA||6||2||2||2||4||5||8|
FootyMad's prediction ...
FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Seagulls, as the Hornets have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win
|Brighton & HA||7 games since last home draw.|
Drawn each of their last 2 games.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
|Watford||Lost each of the previous 3 away matches.|
Not won in previous 6 away matches.