FM Preview: Berwick Rangers v Elgin City 14 Aug 2010

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History of the Berwick Rangers v Elgin City fixture

Elgin City face a trip to Berwick Rangers at Shielfield Park on Saturday afternoon, looking to break their duck against the hosts. The City have lost on no less than 8 of the 11 visits.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in March 2010, the Borderers carving out a narrow 2 - 1 victory in a Scottish Division Three match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2009/2010Sat 20 MarBerwick Rgrs.2 - 1Elgin CitySCD3
2009/2010Sat 23 JanElgin City1 - 5Berwick Rgrs.SCD3
2009/2010Sat 05 DecBerwick Rgrs.2 - 0Elgin CitySCD3
2009/2010Sat 19 SepElgin City3 - 3Berwick Rgrs.SCD3
2008/2009Sat 09 MayElgin City2 - 0Berwick Rgrs.SCD3
2008/2009Sat 21 MarBerwick Rgrs.2 - 1Elgin CitySCD3
2008/2009Sat 20 DecElgin City0 - 2Berwick Rgrs.SCD3

Recent respective form guides

Berwick Rangers are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. The Borderers's have scored 7 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 8.

The City have had a decent run of form away from home recently, coming away with three points on 3 occasions, but drawing 1 and losing 2. The games have constituted a decent return of 12 goals for the City, and 15 goals against.

Berwick Rgrs. lie just outside the playoff positions in the Irn Bru Scottish Division Three, picking up 1 points from their 1 games so far. Elgin City are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 0 points from 1 matches.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Berwick Rgrs.6123575
Elgin City630315149

FootyMad's prediction ...

Elgin City are not doing too bad on their travels, and I think they should continue by carving out a narrow victory at Berwick Rgrs.. Away win

Sequence statistics:
Berwick Rgrs. Failed to win in previous 3 home matches.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
Elgin City 5 games since last away draw.
Last drawn game 17 outings ago.