FM Preview: Crystal Palace v Brighton & Hove Albion 31 Jan 2012
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Monday, 30th January 2012
FootyMad attempt to assist you with their form guide as Crystal Palace take on Brighton & Hove Albion in a Championship match on 31st January 2012 at 20:00.
History of the Crystal Palace v Brighton & Hove Albion fixture
Crystal Palace play host to Brighton & Hove Albion at Selhurst Park on Tuesday evening, looking to continue an impressive record. The Eagles are clearly on top, winning 51.11% of the games played between the two.
The last time the two teams met at Crystal Palace was back in October 2005, over five years ago, with Brighton & Hove Albion inflicting a narrow 0-1 defeat upon the Eagles in a Championship match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Tue 27 Sep||Brighton & HA||1 - 3||Crystal Palace||Championship|
|2005/2006||Sun 20 Nov||Brighton & HA||2 - 3||Crystal Palace||Championship|
|2005/2006||Tue 18 Oct||Crystal Palace||0-1||Brighton & HA||Championship|
|2002/2003||Tue 25 Mar||Brighton & HA||0 - 0||Crystal Palace||League Division One|
|2002/2003||Sat 26 Oct||Crystal Palace||5 - 0||Brighton & HA||League Division One|
|1990/1991||Mon 18 Feb||Brighton & HA||0 - 2||Crystal Palace||(Full Members)|
|1988/1989||Mon 27 Mar||Crystal Palace||2 - 1||Brighton & HA||Second Division|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Crystal Palace have collected 2 wins and 3 draws from their last six home matches. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 5 to 4.
Brighton & Hove Albion have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. While the Seagulls have hit 4 goals, 8 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Crystal Palace see themselves just below half way in the npower Championship, showing a record of 37 points from their 27 games played so far,
Brighton & Hove Albion's 41 points from 27 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 10th position.
Current overall team form
|Brighton & Hove Albion||6||4||2||0||10||3||14|
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
FootyMad's prediction ...
Crystal Palace are not in a rich vein of form at the moment, and your Madmen see things getting no better with Brighton & Hove Albion running out comfortable winners. Away win
|Crystal Palace||Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
|Brighton & Hove Albion||7 games since last defeat.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here