FM Preview: Elgin City v Berwick Rangers 06 Aug 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 5th August 2011
The game between Elgin City and Berwick Rangers in the Scottish Division Three on 6th August 2011 at 15:00 takes centre stage for FootyMad's preview analysis.
History of the Elgin City v Berwick Rangers fixture
Elgin City prepare to entertain Berwick Rangers at Borough Briggs on Saturday afternoon, needing to improve on a poor record between the sides. The visitors have won 5 of the 10 previous games, with the City winning just 3.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Borough Briggs was less than a year ago, in April 2011, as the City squeezed past their rivals by a scoreline of 3-2 in a Scottish Division Three match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2010/2011||Sat 30 Apr||Elgin City||3-2||Berwick Rgrs.||Scottish Division Three|
|2010/2011||Tue 22 Mar||Elgin City||1 - 2||Berwick Rgrs.||Scottish Division Three|
|2010/2011||Sat 05 Mar||Berwick Rgrs.||4 - 0||Elgin City||Scottish Division Three|
|2010/2011||Sat 14 Aug||Berwick Rgrs.||6 - 2||Elgin City||Scottish Division Three|
|2009/2010||Sat 20 Mar||Berwick Rgrs.||2 - 1||Elgin City||Scottish Division Three|
|2009/2010||Sat 23 Jan||Elgin City||1 - 5||Berwick Rgrs.||Scottish Division Three|
|2009/2010||Sat 05 Dec||Berwick Rgrs.||2 - 0||Elgin City||Scottish Division Three|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Elgin City's dreadful home form has resulted in just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While City have scored 7, a worringly large 10 have been leaked at the other end.
Berwick Rangers's away form is none too clever either, coming away with three points on 3 occasions, but drawing 1 and losing 2. The Borderers's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 13 goals for and 12 against.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
These are testing times at Borough Briggs for the City and the Madmen are unable to see past Berwick Rangers claiming victory in a close match.
|Elgin City||4 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 9 .
|Berwick Rangers||4 games since last defeat.
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