FM Preview: Albion Rovers v Annan Athletic 25 Jan 2011

Last updated : 24 January 2011 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Albion Rovers v Annan Athletic fixture

Annan Ath. face a trip to Albion Rovers at Cliftonhill on Tuesday evening, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 4 games played, Black and Golds have recorded 1 wins, and Albion Rvs. have come away with 2 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in March 2010, the Wee Rovers carving out a narrow 1 - 0 victory in a Scottish Division Three match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2010/2011Sat 16 OctAnnan Ath.4 - 1Albion Rvs.SCD3
2009/2010Sat 27 MarAlbion Rvs.1 - 0Annan Ath.SCD3
2009/2010Wed 17 FebAnnan Ath.1 - 2Albion Rvs.SCD3
2009/2010Sat 21 NovAlbion Rvs.0 - 0Annan Ath.SCD3
2009/2010Sat 26 SepAnnan Ath.0 - 0Albion Rvs.SCD3
2008/2009Wed 25 MarAnnan Ath.1 - 1Albion Rvs.SCD3
2008/2009Sat 28 FebAlbion Rvs.2 - 1Annan Ath.SCD3

Recent respective form guides

Albion Rovers have had an average home run of late, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 8 to 7.

Annan Ath. have an average recent record on the road, losing only 1 of the last six, but drawing 4 of them. The Black and Golds's have scored 7 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 8.

Albion Rvs.'s total of 27 points from their 15 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Irn Bru Scottish Division Three. Annan Ath. lie just outside the playoff positions in the Irn Bru Scottish Division Three, picking up 24 from their 14 games so far.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Albion Rvs.63129710
Annan Ath.614111137

FootyMad's prediction ...

An indifferent set of results for Annan Ath. on the road, and I believe this game is only going to yield a solitary point for the Black and Golds. Score draw

Sequence statistics:
Albion Rvs. Been beaten in each of their previous 2 home matches.
Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
Annan Ath. Undefeated in last 3 away games.