FootyMAD's Cowdenbeath match preview

History of the Elgin City v Cowdenbeath fixture

Elgin City prepare to entertain Cowdenbeath at Borough Briggs on Saturday evening, hoping to break their duck against the visitors. Each previous meeting has resulted in defeat for the City.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Borough Briggs was earlier this season, where Cowdenbeath annihilated the City 0-4 in a Scottish Division Three match.

For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here

Recent encounters between the teams:
2003/2004Sat 06 DecCowdenbeath3 - 2Elgin CitySCD3
2003/2004Sat 27 SepElgin City0-4CowdenbeathSCD3
2000/2001Sun 25 MarCowdenbeath1 - 0Elgin CitySCD3
2000/2001Sat 10 MarElgin City0 - 2CowdenbeathSCD3
2000/2001Sat 28 OctElgin City2 - 3CowdenbeathSCD3
2000/2001Sat 26 AugCowdenbeath3 - 1Elgin CitySCD3

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 9, a worringly large 12 have been leaked at the other end.

Cowdenbeath's away form is none too clever either, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. A generous 6 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.

Elgin City are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 13 points from 20 matches. Cowdenbeath's 29 points from 20 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 5th position.

For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
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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 Cowdenbeath claiming victory in a close match.

Sequence statistics:
Elgin City 6 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 8 .
Cowdenbeath Not won in previous 2 away matches.
No win in the 4 most recent games.