FM Preview: Stirling Albion v Annan Athletic 19 Feb 2013

Footymad preview History of the Stirling Albion v Annan Athletic fixture

Annan Athletic face a trip to Stirling Albion at Forthbank Stadium on Tuesday evening, looking to break their duck against the hosts. The Black and Golds lost the only previous game played between the two.

The only previous meeting between Stirling Albion and Annan Athletic at Forthbank Stadium was earlier this season, with Stirling Albion annihilating their visitors 5-1 in a Scottish Division Three match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2012/2013 Sat 10 Nov Annan Ath. 5 - 2 Stirling Alb. Scottish Division Three
2012/2013 Sat 11 Aug Stirling Alb. 5-1 Annan Ath. Scottish Division Three

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Recent respective form guides

Stirling Albion have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 14 to 12.

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.

Stirling Albion find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 22 games have yielded only 19 points.

Annan Athletic lie just outside the playoff positions in the Irn Bru Scottish Division Three, picking up 28 from their 24 games so far.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Stirling Albion 6 1 3 2 8 8 6
Annan Athletic 6 2 2 2 9 10 8

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Not a lot has been going right generally for Annan Athletic on their travels as of late, but we can certainly see them gleaning a point from their game against Stirling Albion. No-score draw

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Stirling Albion Drawn each of their last 2 games.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Annan Athletic Not won in previous 2 away matches.
An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 4 most recent games.

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