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History of the Montrose v Elgin City fixture

Elgin City face a trip to Montrose at Links Park Ground on Saturday afternoon, and have come away with little in previous meetings, having been beaten a depressing 9 out of 13 times.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was earlier this season, with Montrose running out comfortable 2 - 0 winners in a Scottish Division Three match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2006/2007Sat 30 DecElgin City3 - 2MontroseSCD3
2006/2007Sat 19 AugMontrose2 - 0Elgin CitySCD3
2005/2006Sat 15 AprMontrose1 - 3Elgin CitySCD3
2005/2006Mon 26 DecElgin City1 - 0MontroseSCD3
2005/2006Sat 22 OctMontrose2 - 0Elgin CitySCD3
2005/2006Sat 06 AugElgin City0 - 0MontroseSCD3
2004/2005Sat 12 MarMontrose2 - 0Elgin CitySCD3

Recent respective form guides

Montrose's dreadful home form has resulted in just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While Gable Endies have scored 9, a worringly large 15 have been leaked at the other end.

The away form of Elgin City is pretty dire, chalking up just 1 victory, with 5 defeats, from the last six. While the City have hit 12 goals, 20 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Montrose see themselves just below half way in the Bells Scottish Division Three, showing a record of 24 points from their 25 games played so far, Elgin City find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 24 games have yielded only 16 points.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Montrose61149134
Elgin City620413186

FootyMad's prediction ...

Not a lot has been going right generally for Elgin City on their travels as of late, but I can certainly see them gleaning a point from their game against Montrose. Score draw

Sequence statistics:
Montrose No sequences of note
Elgin City Lost each of the previous 3 away matches.
Not won in previous 3 away matches.
Last drawn game 13 outings ago.