FM Preview: Annan Athletic v Montrose 24 Mar 2012
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 23rd March 2012
The game between Annan Athletic and Montrose in the Scottish Division Three on 24th March 2012 at 15:00 takes centre stage for FootyMad's preview analysis.
History of the Annan Athletic v Montrose fixture
Annan Athletic prepare to entertain Montrose at Galabank on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Black and Golds are clearly on top, with a 57.14% success rate in the fixture.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Galabank was earlier this season, the Black and Golds carving out a narrow 2-1 victory in a Scottish Division Three match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Sat 04 Feb||Montrose||1 - 1||Annan Ath.||Scottish Division Three|
|2011/2012||Sat 10 Dec||Annan Ath.||2-1||Montrose||Scottish Division Three|
|2011/2012||Sat 17 Sep||Montrose||2 - 3||Annan Ath.||Scottish Division Three|
|2010/2011||Sat 19 Mar||Annan Ath.||2 - 1||Montrose||Scottish Division Three|
|2010/2011||Sat 22 Jan||Montrose||0 - 1||Annan Ath.||Scottish Division Three|
|2010/2011||Tue 09 Nov||Annan Ath.||2 - 2||Montrose||Scottish Division Three|
|2010/2011||Sat 28 Aug||Montrose||1 - 1||Annan Ath.||Scottish Division Three|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Annan Athletic's poor home run has seen them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While Black and Golds have scored 8, a worringly large 11 have been leaked at the other end.
Montrose's away form is none too clever either, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While the Gable Endies have hit 6 goals, 16 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Annan Athletic lie just outside the playoff positions in the Irn Bru Scottish Division Three, picking up 41 points from their 29 games so far.
Montrose are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 26 points from 29 matches.
Current overall team form
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
FootyMad's prediction ...
Attention punters! We see this as an opportunity for the Black and Golds to get the show back on the road by taking all the three points available. Home Win
|Annan Athletic||Been beaten in each of their previous 2 home matches.
Failed to win in previous 5 home matches.
Not won in the 5 most recent games.
|Montrose||6 games since last away draw.
No win in the 2 most recent games.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here
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