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History of the Stenhousemuir v Elgin City fixture

Elgin City face a trip to Stenhousemuir at Ochilview Park on Saturday afternoon, and have come away with little in previous meetings, having managed to conjure up just 2 wins from the previous 6 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in January 2007, as the Warriors edged out their past their rivals by a score of 3 - 2 in a Scottish Division Three match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2006/2007Sat 10 MarElgin City2 - 1StenhousemuirSCD3
2006/2007Sat 13 JanStenhousemuir3 - 2Elgin CitySCD3
2006/2007Sat 28 OctElgin City2 - 0StenhousemuirSCD3
2006/2007Sun 03 SepStenhousemuir2 - 0Elgin CitySCD3
2006/2007Tue 15 AugElgin City2 - 0StenhousemuirSCC
2005/2006Sat 22 AprElgin City0 - 2StenhousemuirSCD3
2005/2006Sat 18 FebStenhousemuir1 - 2Elgin CitySCD3

Recent respective form guides

Stenhousemuir's home form is poor, winning just 2 of the last six, and losing the other 4. While Warriors have scored 5, a worringly large 14 have been leaked at the other end.

The away form of Elgin City is pretty dire, collecting just 1 solitary point from the last six. While the City have hit 4 goals, 18 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Stenhousemuir see themselves just below half way in the Irn Bru Scottish Division Three, showing a record of 10 points from their 8 games played so far, Elgin City are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 7 points from 8 matches.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
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FootyMad's prediction ...

Elgin City are in a sorry state of late on their travels, though the Mad panel can see them coming away from Ochilview Park with a well-deserved point. No-score draw

Sequence statistics:
Stenhousemuir Been beaten in each of their previous 4 home matches.
Failed to win in previous 4 home matches.
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Elgin City Not won in previous 10 away matches.
4 games since last defeat.