FM Preview: Stranraer v Annan Athletic 31 Dec 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 30th December 2011
FootyMad attempt to assist you with their form guide as Stranraer take on Annan Athletic in a Scottish Division Three match on 31st December 2011 at 15:00.
History of the Stranraer v Annan Athletic fixture
Annan Athletic face a trip to Stranraer at Stair Park on Saturday afternoon, looking to break their duck against the hosts. 60.00% of the past meetings have resulted in a defeat for Black and Golds.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was earlier this season, when they eased past their opponents in a high-scoring 4-2 thriller, in a Scottish Division Three match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Tue 06 Dec||Annan Ath.||0 - 3||Stranraer||Scottish Division Three|
|2011/2012||Sat 10 Sep||Stranraer||4-2||Annan Ath.||Scottish Division Three|
|2010/2011||Sat 23 Apr||Stranraer||1 - 1||Annan Ath.||Scottish Division Three|
|2010/2011||Tue 08 Mar||Annan Ath.||2 - 1||Stranraer||Scottish Division Three|
|2010/2011||Sat 13 Nov||Stranraer||2 - 2||Annan Ath.||Scottish Division Three|
|2010/2011||Sat 21 Aug||Annan Ath.||2 - 2||Stranraer||Scottish Division Three|
|2009/2010||Sat 17 Apr||Annan Ath.||3 - 2||Stranraer||Scottish Division Three|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Stranraer have collected 2 wins and 3 draws from their last six home matches. A total of 15 goals have been scored by the Blues in those games, with 9 conceded.
Annan Athletic have an average recent record on the road, collecting 1 win and 3 draws from the last six played. Black and Golds have conceded 7 goals in these games, and only hit 3 in reply.
Stranraer are just outside the promotion places, in 2nd, having taken 31 points from 17 games.
Annan Athletic are just outside the promotion places, in 3rd, having taken 31 points from 16 games.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Blues, as the Black and Golds have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win
|Stranraer||Unbeaten in the last 4 home games.
Unbeaten run of 5 matches.
|Annan Athletic||Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.
Not won in previous 5 away matches.
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