FM Preview: Stranraer v Elgin City 24 Sep 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 23rd September 2011
The game between Stranraer and Elgin City in the Scottish Division Three on 24th September 2011 at 15:00 takes centre stage for FootyMad's preview analysis.
History of the Stranraer v Elgin City fixture
Elgin City face a trip to Stranraer at Stair Park on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 8 games played, City have recorded 2 wins, and Stranraer have come away with 4 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in March 2011, with Elgin City inflicting a narrow 1-2 defeat upon the Blues in a Scottish Division Three match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|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|
|2009/2010||Tue 27 Apr||Elgin City||2 - 3||Stranraer||Scottish Division Three|
|2009/2010||Sat 03 Apr||Elgin City||1 - 2||Stranraer||Scottish Division Three|
|2009/2010||Tue 16 Mar||Stranraer||2 - 1||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
Stranraer have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. While Blues have scored 12, a worringly large 15 have been leaked at the other end.
Elgin City have an average recent record on the road, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. The City's have scored 11 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 12.
Stranraer are just outside the promotion places, in 3rd, having taken 12 points from 6 games.
Elgin City's total of 12 points from their 6 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Irn Bru Scottish Division Three.
Current overall team form
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
FootyMad's prediction ...
Not a lot has been going right generally for Elgin City on their travels as of late, but we can certainly see them gleaning a point from their game against Stranraer. No-score draw
|Stranraer||6 games since last home draw.
Won their latest 4 matches.
Not drawn a match in their last 10 .
|Elgin City||13 games since last away draw.
Last drawn game 17 outings ago.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here
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