FM Preview: Elgin City v Stranraer 31 Mar 2012
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 30th March 2012
FootyMad attempt to assist you with their form guide as Elgin City take on Stranraer in a Scottish Division Three match on 31st March 2012 at 15:00.
History of the Elgin City v Stranraer fixture
Elgin City prepare to entertain Stranraer at Borough Briggs on Saturday afternoon, determined to stop the rot against their opponents, having fallen to defeat against their opponents 7 times out of 10.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Borough Briggs was earlier this season, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1-1 final scoreline in a Scottish Division Three match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Sat 28 Jan||Stranraer||5 - 2||Elgin City||Scottish Division Three|
|2011/2012||Sat 03 Dec||Elgin City||1-1||Stranraer||Scottish Division Three|
|2011/2012||Sat 24 Sep||Stranraer||1 - 0||Elgin City||Scottish Division Three|
|2010/2011||Sat 19 Mar||Stranraer||1 - 2||Elgin City||Scottish Division Three|
|2010/2011||Sat 22 Jan||Elgin City||2 - 1||Stranraer||Scottish Division Three|
|2010/2011||Sat 30 Oct||Stranraer||2 - 1||Elgin City||Scottish Division Three|
|2010/2011||Sat 28 Aug||Elgin City||1 - 2||Stranraer||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 been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 15 goals for the City, with 5 goals against.
Stranraer have an average recent record on the road, collecting 2 wins and 3 draws from the last six. The games have constituted a decent return of 13 goals for the Blues, and 11 goals against.
Elgin City's total of 50 points from their 30 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Irn Bru Scottish Division Three.
Stranraer are just outside the promotion places, in 2nd, having taken 55 points from 30 games.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
City go into their game against Stranraer in confident mood, but FootyMad sees them coming down to earth, with the visitors narrowly taking all three points. Away win
|Elgin City||No sequences of note|
|Stranraer||Won each of the previous 3 matches.
Last drawn game 7 outings ago.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here
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