Last updated : 16 January 2009 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Brighton & Hove Albion v Leeds United fixture

Leeds face a trip to Brighton & Hove Albion at the Withdean Stadium on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 15 games played, the Whites have recorded 5 wins, and Brighton have 7 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in October 2007, with Leeds inflicting a narrow 0 - 1 defeat upon the Seagulls in a League One match.

For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here

Recent encounters between the teams:
2008/2009Sat 11 OctLeeds Utd.3 - 1Brighton & HALGE1
2007/2008Sat 29 MarLeeds Utd.0 - 0Brighton & HALGE1
2007/2008Sat 20 OctBrighton & HA0 - 1Leeds Utd.LGE1
2005/2006Sat 14 JanBrighton & HA2 - 1Leeds Utd.CHMP
2005/2006Sat 10 SepLeeds Utd.3 - 3Brighton & HACHMP
2004/2005Sat 29 JanLeeds Utd.1 - 1Brighton & HACHMP
2004/2005Sat 23 OctBrighton & HA1 - 0Leeds Utd.CHMP

Recent respective form guides

Brighton & Hove Albion's dreadful home form has resulted in just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While the Seagulls have scored 9, a worringly large 14 have been leaked at the other end.

Leeds' away form is none too clever either, winning 2 of the last six, but losing the other 4. A generous 11 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.

Brighton are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 23 points from 23 matches. Leeds' 36 points from 24 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 10th position.

For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Brighton & HA6123685
Leeds Utd.61147114

FootyMad's prediction ...

Nothing appears to be going right for the Whites out on the road recently, yet the Madmen can see a turn around in fortunes as they battle to a victory in a closely fought contest at Brighton. Away win

Sequence statistics:
Brighton & HABeen beaten in each of their previous 3 home matches.
Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
Leeds Utd.15 games since last away draw.