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Torquay United: Match Preview

Posted by Kelly Gilchrist
Posted on Fri 18 Mar 2022
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FC Halifax Town face their third home match in a week with the visit of Torquay United to the Shay on Saturday, 3pm kickoff.

The Shaymen moved up to 3rd in the Vanarama National League on Tuesday night with a 1-0 win over Bromley.

Town have the most home wins in the league with 12 victories and three defeats in 15 games scoring 27 goals and conceding just 9 to date.

The victory over Bromley sees the Shaymen with five wins and a draw in the last six games and level on points with second placed Chesterfield with two games in hand.

Torquay finished 2nd in the table last season losing out in the play-off final against Hartlepool and see themselves in 11th place, 8 points below the play-offs.

They are unbeaten in their last 7 with three wins and four draws in that time, their last game saw a 3-2 win at King’s Lynn Town.

Their top scorer is Armani Little who has 10 goals in 27 appearances

The two sides met at Plainmoor back in November and Town brought the three points back to West Yorkshire with a 3-2 victory with two goals from Jordan Slew and one from former Torquay frontman Billy Waters.

Match Officials:

Referee: Andrew Miller

Assistants: Martin Chester / Jack Forder

Fourth Official: Mathew Wright

Other Games: 

Aldershot Town vs King’s Lynn Town

Barnet vs Woking

Boreham Wood vs Grimsby Town

Bromley vs Wrexham

Chesterfield vs Maidenhead United

Dagenham & Redbridge vs Notts County

Dover Athletic vs Yeovil Town

FC Halifax Town vs Torquay United

Solihull Moors vs Eastleigh

Southend United vs Altrincham

Stockport County vs Wealdstone

Next Game: 

Wrexham vs FC Halifax Town – Tuesday 22nd March, 7.45pm kick-off.

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