FM Preview: Elgin City v Annan Athletic 09 Feb 2013

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Last updated : 08 February 2013

Footymad preview History of the Elgin City v Annan Athletic fixture

Annan Athletic face a trip to Elgin City at Borough Briggs on Saturday afternoon, having the edge over their hosts in previous meetings. The visitors have won 4 of the 9 previous games, with the hosts winning just 3.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Borough Briggs was earlier this season, where the two teams cancelled each other out in an enthralling 2-2 draw in a Scottish Division Three match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2012/2013 Sat 29 Dec Annan Ath. 2 - 0 Elgin City Scottish Division Three
2012/2013 Sat 20 Oct Elgin City 2-2 Annan Ath. Scottish Division Three
2011/2012 Sat 14 Apr Elgin City 1 - 2 Annan Ath. Scottish Division Three
2011/2012 Tue 06 Mar Elgin City 3 - 0 Annan Ath. Scottish Division Three
2011/2012 Sat 11 Feb Annan Ath. 1 - 1 Elgin City Scottish Division Three
2011/2012 Sat 15 Oct Annan Ath. 1 - 1 Elgin City Scottish Division Three
2010/2011 Sat 12 Mar Elgin City 2 - 3 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

Elgin City have had an average home run of late, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. The City's have scored 15 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 16.

Annan Athletic have an average recent record on the road, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While the Black and Golds have hit 8 goals, 14 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Elgin City lie just outside the playoff positions in the Irn Bru Scottish Division Three, picking up 29 points from their 21 games so far.

Annan Athletic lie just outside the playoff positions in the Irn Bru Scottish Division Three, picking up 28 from their 22 games so far.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Elgin City 6 0 2 4 7 17 2
Annan Athletic 6 3 2 1 10 8 11

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Nothing appears to be going right for the Black and Golds out on the road recently, yet the Madmen can see a turn around in fortunes as they battle to a victory in a closely fought contest at Elgin City. Away win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Elgin City Been beaten in each of their previous 3 home matches.
Failed to win in previous 3 home matches.
Not won in the 7 most recent games.
Annan Athletic Undefeated in last 3 away games.
Drawn each of the last 2 games.
No win in the 2 most recent games.

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Annan Athletic Match Reports

Scottish Division 2 Sat 17th February 15:00

Stirling Albion 3 - 0 Annan Athletic

Last game - Match Centre


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