Elgin City face a trip to Stranraer at Stair Park on Saturday afternoon, looking to break their duck against the hosts. Half the previous contests have ended with a drawn game, but unfortunately the other half have ended in a defeat for the City.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was was two seasons ago, in February 2008, when they played out a goalless draw 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:|
|2007/2008||Sat 12 Apr||Elgin City||2 - 3||Stranraer||SCD3|
|2007/2008||Wed 27 Feb||Elgin City||0 - 5||Stranraer||SCD3|
|2007/2008||Sat 09 Feb||Stranraer||0 - 0||Elgin City||SCD3|
|2007/2008||Sat 29 Sep||Stranraer||3 - 3||Elgin City||SCD3|
|2003/2004||Sat 10 Apr||Elgin City||0 - 0||Stranraer||SCD3|
|2003/2004||Sat 24 Jan||Stranraer||6 - 0||Elgin City||SCD3|
|2003/2004||Sat 29 Nov||Elgin City||1 - 3||Stranraer||SCD3|
Recent respective form guides
Stranraer have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 9 to 7.
The away form of Elgin City is pretty dire, attaining just 3 draws from the previous six away games. While the City have hit 9 goals, 16 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Stranraer lie just outside the playoff positions in the Irn Bru Scottish Division Three, picking up 8 points from their 7 games so far. Elgin City see themselves just below half way in the Irn Bru Scottish Division Three, showing a record of 5 points from their 7 games played so far,
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FootyMad's prediction ...
FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the The Blues, as the City have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win
|Stranraer||4 games since last home draw.|
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
|Elgin City||Not won in previous 7 away matches.|
Drawn each of the last 2 games.
No win in the 6 most recent games.