FM Preview: Alloa Athletic v Annan Athletic 05 May 2012
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 4th May 2012
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Alloa Athletic and Annan Athletic at 15:00 on 5th May 2012 in the Scottish Division Three.
History of the Alloa Athletic v Annan Athletic fixture
Annan Athletic face a trip to Alloa Athletic at Recreation Park on Saturday afternoon, looking to break their duck against the hosts. While the majority of previous matches have ended up drawn, a win has yet to be registered by Black and Golds.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Recreation Park was earlier this season, the Wasps carving out a narrow 1-0 victory in a Scottish Division Three match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Sat 03 Mar||Annan Ath.||1 - 2||Alloa Ath.||Scottish Division Three|
|2011/2012||Sat 14 Jan||Alloa Ath.||1-0||Annan Ath.||Scottish Division Three|
|2011/2012||Sat 29 Oct||Annan Ath.||2 - 0||Alloa Ath.||Scottish F.A. Cup|
|2011/2012||Sat 22 Oct||Alloa Ath.||2 - 2||Annan Ath.||Scottish F.A. Cup|
|2011/2012||Sat 20 Aug||Annan Ath.||2 - 0||Alloa Ath.||Scottish Division Three|
|2010/2011||Sat 14 May||Alloa Ath.||0 - 0||Annan Ath.||Scottish League Play-Offs (Lvls 3&4)|
|2010/2011||Wed 11 May||Annan Ath.||2 - 1||Alloa Ath.||Scottish League Play-Offs (Lvls 3&4)|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Alloa Athletic have an excellent home record, winning five and losing just one of the last six games. In this time, Wasps have rattled up an impressive 21 goals, and conceded 4.
Annan Athletic have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. The Black and Golds's have scored 9 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 10.
Alloa Athletic are leading the way in the Irn Bru Scottish Division Three, with their 35 games giving them a return of 76 points.
Annan Athletic lie just outside the playoff positions in the Irn Bru Scottish Division Three, picking up 48 from their 35 games so far.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Annan Athletic have an average recent record on the road, and this could be the reason why Alloa Athletic may poach a narrow victory, according to the Madmen. Home win
|Alloa Athletic||Won 5 successive home games.
12 games since last home draw.
|Annan Athletic||4 games since last away draw.
An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 2 most recent games.
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