FM Preview: Annan Athletic v Arbroath 15 Feb 2011

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History of the Annan Athletic v Arbroath fixture

Annan Ath. prepare to entertain Arbroath at Galabank on Tuesday evening, for the first time in their history, and will be hoping to give their new opponents the runaround.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2010/2011Sat 14 AugArbroath0 - 2Annan Ath.SCD3

Recent respective form guides

Annan Athletic are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. A total of 16 goals have been scored by the Black and Golds in those games, with 12 conceded.

The away form of Arbroath however, is much more impressive, with an unbeaten run in the last six, four of them victories. These six games have produced a glut of goals, with the The Red Lichties scoring 18 and conceding 6.

Annan Ath. lie just outside the playoff positions in the Irn Bru Scottish Division Three, picking up 31 points from their 18 games so far. Arbroath are leading the way in the Irn Bru Scottish Division Three, with their 20 games giving them a return of 36 points.

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

Your FootyMad panel thinks that Annan Ath.'s indifferent home form is due to continue with a narrow home defeat against Arbroath. Away win

Sequence statistics:
Annan Ath. Failed to win in previous 4 home matches.
Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
Arbroath Undefeated in last 6 away games.
4 games since last defeat.