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History of the Annan Athletic v Albion Rovers fixture

Annan Ath. prepare to entertain Albion Rovers at Galabank on Saturday afternoon, hoping to break their duck against the visitors. Black and Golds lost the only previous game contested between the two teams.

The only previous meeting between Annan Ath. and Albion Rvs. at was earlier this season, as the visitors ran out cosy 2-4 winners in a Scottish Division Three match.

For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here

Recent encounters between the teams:
2008/2009Sat 15 NovAlbion Rvs.0 - 1Annan Ath.SCD3
2008/2009Sat 30 AugAnnan Ath.2-4Albion Rvs.SCD3

Recent respective form guides

Annan Athletic's home form is poor, winning just 2 of the last six, and losing the other 4. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 10 to 8.

The away form of Albion Rvs. however, is much more impressive, with 3 victories and just 1 loss from the last six. The games have constituted a decent return of 8 goals for the Wee Rovers, and 10 goals against.

Annan Ath. see themselves just below half way in the Irn Bru Scottish Division Three, showing a record of 21 points from their 17 games played so far, Albion Rvs. are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 20 points from 16 matches.

For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Annan Ath.631210510
Albion Rvs.6213767

FootyMad's prediction ...

These are testing times at Galabank for the Black and Golds and the Madmen are unable to see past Albion Rvs. claiming victory in a close match.

Sequence statistics:
Annan Ath. 10 games since last home draw.
Albion Rvs. Last drawn game 4 outings ago.