FM Preview: Berwick Rangers v Elgin City 19 Jan 2013

Footymad preview 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 crashed to defeat in more than half of the matches.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Shielfield Park was earlier this season, when they played out a goalless draw in a Scottish Division Three match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2012/2013 Sat 10 Nov Elgin City 3 - 1 Berwick Rgrs. Scottish Division Three
2012/2013 Sat 11 Aug Berwick Rgrs. 0-0 Elgin City Scottish Division Three
2011/2012 Sat 21 Apr Berwick Rgrs. 3 - 3 Elgin City Scottish Division Three
2011/2012 Sat 21 Jan Elgin City 4 - 0 Berwick Rgrs. Scottish Division Three
2011/2012 Sat 05 Nov Berwick Rgrs. 1 - 1 Elgin City Scottish Division Three
2011/2012 Sat 06 Aug Elgin City 4 - 1 Berwick Rgrs. Scottish Division Three
2010/2011 Sat 30 Apr Elgin City 3 - 2 Berwick Rgrs. Scottish Division Three

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Recent respective form guides

Berwick Rangers have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. The Borderers's have scored 11 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 12.

Elgin City have an average recent record on the road, collecting 1 win and 3 draws from the last six played. The City's have scored 7 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 9.

Berwick Rangers see themselves just below half way in the Irn Bru Scottish Division Three, showing a record of 22 points from their 17 games played so far,

Elgin City's total of 25 points from their 18 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Irn Bru Scottish Division Three.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Berwick Rangers 6 2 1 3 12 14 7
Elgin City 6 0 2 4 7 17 2

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FootyMad's prediction ...

FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Borderers, as the City have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Berwick Rangers Not drawn a match in their last 5 .
Elgin City Not won in previous 5 away matches.
No win in the 6 most recent games.

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