History of the Elgin City v East Stirlingshire fixture
Elgin City prepare to entertain East Stirlingshire at Borough Briggs on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The City are clearly on top, winning 54.55% of the games played between the two.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Borough Briggs was less than a year ago, in October 2010, with Elgin City running out comfortable 2-0 winners in a Scottish Division Three match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2010/2011||Sat 23 Apr||East Stirling||2 - 1||Elgin City||Scottish Division Three|
|2010/2011||Sat 13 Nov||East Stirling||0 - 2||Elgin City||Scottish Division Three|
|2010/2011||Sat 09 Oct||Elgin City||2-0||East Stirling||Scottish Division Three|
|2010/2011||Sat 21 Aug||Elgin City||0 - 2||East Stirling||Scottish Division Three|
|2009/2010||Sat 17 Apr||Elgin City||0 - 1||East Stirling||Scottish Division Three|
|2009/2010||Wed 10 Feb||East Stirling||2 - 0||Elgin City||Scottish Division Three|
|2009/2010||Sat 17 Oct||Elgin City||1 - 2||East Stirling||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 have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. A total of 10 goals have been scored by the City in those games, with 6 conceded.
The away form of East Stirlingshire is pretty dire, collecting just 1 solitary point from the last six. While the The Shire have hit 5 goals, 15 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Elgin City are just outside the promotion places, in 3rd, having taken 6 points from 3 games.
East Stirlingshire find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 3 games have yielded only 3 points.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Attention punters! We see this as an opportunity for the City to get the show back on the road by taking all the three points available. Home Win
|Elgin City||Won 3 successive home games.
6 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 13 .
|East Stirlingshire||Lost each of the previous 5 away matches.
Not won in previous 6 away matches.
An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 2 most recent games.
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