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, having won 11 and lost only 4 of the 18 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Borough Briggs was less than a year ago, in April 2009, as the visitors ran out cosy 0-2 winners in a Scottish Division Three match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2009/2010||Sat 22 Aug||East Stirling||1 - 1||Elgin City||SCD3|
|2008/2009||Sat 25 Apr||Elgin City||0-2||East Stirling||SCD3|
|2008/2009||Sat 14 Feb||East Stirling||1 - 0||Elgin City||SCD3|
|2008/2009||Sat 13 Dec||Elgin City||0 - 4||East Stirling||SCD3|
|2008/2009||Sat 27 Sep||East Stirling||5 - 2||Elgin City||SCD3|
|2007/2008||Sat 05 Apr||East Stirling||0 - 0||Elgin City||SCD3|
|2007/2008||Wed 19 Mar||Elgin City||3 - 0||East Stirling||SCD3|
Recent respective form guides
Elgin City are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 10 to 8.
East Stirling have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. While the The Shire have hit 6 goals, 10 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Elgin City see themselves just below half way in the Irn Bru Scottish Division Three, showing a record of 8 points from their 9 games played so far, East Stirling are just outside the promotion places, in 2nd, having taken 17 points from 9 games.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Your FootyMad panel thinks that Elgin City's indifferent home form is due to continue with a narrow home defeat against East Stirling. Away win
|Elgin City||Failed to win in previous 3 home matches.|
|East Stirling||6 games since last away draw.|
Last drawn game 4 outings ago.