FM Preview: Peterhead v Elgin City 02 Jan 2012

Footymad preview History of the Peterhead v Elgin City fixture

Elgin City face a trip to Peterhead at Balmoor Stadium on Monday afternoon, and have come away with little in previous meetings, having taken no points from 8 of the 12 contests.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was earlier this season, as the visitors ran out cosy 1-3 winners in a Scottish Division Three match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2011/2012 Sat 10 Sep Peterhead 1-3 Elgin City Scottish Division Three
2004/2005 Sat 23 Apr Elgin City 0 - 2 Peterhead Scottish Division Three
2004/2005 Tue 08 Mar Elgin City 2 - 2 Peterhead Scottish Division Three
2004/2005 Tue 01 Mar Peterhead 3 - 0 Elgin City Scottish Division Three
2004/2005 Sat 21 Aug Peterhead 2 - 1 Elgin City Scottish Division Three
2003/2004 Sat 01 May Peterhead 3 - 1 Elgin City Scottish Division Three
2003/2004 Sat 13 Mar Elgin City 1 - 0 Peterhead Scottish Division Three

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Recent respective form guides

Peterhead are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. A generous 7 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.

The away form of Elgin City is pretty dire, collecting just 4 draws from the last six contests. While the City have hit 4 goals, 9 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Peterhead are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 10 points from 16 matches.

Elgin City lie just outside the playoff positions in the Irn Bru Scottish Division Three, picking up 22 from their 14 games so far.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Peterhead 6 2 2 2 10 9 8
Elgin City 6 1 3 2 7 10 6

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FootyMad's prediction ...

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

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Peterhead Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
Elgin City Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.
Not won in previous 7 away matches.
No win in the 5 most recent games.

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