Elgin City pack their bags to visit Arbroath at Gayfield Park on Wednesday evening, and have come away with little in previous meetings, having managed to conjure up just 2 wins from the previous 8 games.
The previous match played between the two at Gayfield Park was more than three years back, in January 2008, with Arbroath running out comfortable 2 - 0 winners in a Scottish Division Three match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2010/2011||Sat 07 Aug||Elgin City||3 - 5||Arbroath||SCD3|
|2007/2008||Sat 29 Mar||Elgin City||2 - 1||Arbroath||SCD3|
|2007/2008||Sat 19 Jan||Arbroath||2 - 0||Elgin City||SCD3|
|2007/2008||Sat 08 Dec||Elgin City||1 - 3||Arbroath||SCD3|
|2007/2008||Sat 27 Oct||Arbroath||5 - 0||Elgin City||SFAC|
|2007/2008||Sat 01 Sep||Arbroath||4 - 0||Elgin City||SCD3|
|2006/2007||Sat 24 Mar||Elgin City||0 - 1||Arbroath||SCD3|
Recent respective form guides
Arbroath have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. A total of 15 goals have been scored by the The Red Lichties in those games, with 10 conceded.
Elgin City have an average recent record on the road, collecting 1 win and 3 draws from the last six played. While the City have hit 7 goals, 10 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Arbroath are leading the way in the Irn Bru Scottish Division Three, with their 21 games giving them a return of 39 points. Elgin City lie just outside the playoff positions in the Irn Bru Scottish Division Three, picking up 32 from their 22 games so far.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the The Red Lichties, as the City have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win
|Arbroath||Unbeaten run of 4 matches.|
|Elgin City||Not won in previous 5 away matches.|
No win in the 2 most recent games.