FM Preview: Albion Rovers v Stirling Albion 07 Dec 2013

Last updated : 06 December 2013 By Footymad Previewer

Footymad preview History of the Albion Rovers v Stirling Albion fixture

Stirling Albion face a trip to Albion Rovers at Cliftonhill on Saturday afternoon, having the edge over their hosts in previous meetings. The visitors have won 16 of the 40 previous games, with the hosts winning just 13.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Cliftonhill was just last season, in May 2012, with Stirling Albion inflicting a narrow 1-2 defeat upon the Wee Rovers in a Scottish Division Two match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2013/2014 Tue 29 Oct Stirling Alb. 2 - 1 Albion Rvs. Scottish League Two
2011/2012 Sat 05 May Albion Rvs. 1-2 Stirling Alb. Scottish Division Two
2011/2012 Sat 03 Mar Stirling Alb. 3 - 0 Albion Rvs. Scottish Division Two
2011/2012 Sat 14 Jan Albion Rvs. 0 - 1 Stirling Alb. Scottish Division Two
2011/2012 Sat 20 Aug Stirling Alb. 2 - 2 Albion Rvs. Scottish Division Two
2009/2010 Wed 20 Jan Stirling Alb. 3 - 1 Albion Rvs. Scottish F.A. Cup
2009/2010 Mon 18 Jan Albion Rvs. 0 - 0 Stirling Alb. Scottish F.A. Cup

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Recent respective form guides

Albion Rovers are in decent form at home, having won four and drawn two of their last six games, These games have seen the Wee Rovers score just 6 goals, though they have conceded 2.

Stirling Albion have an average recent record on the road, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. The Binos's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 14 goals for and 12 against.

Albion Rovers are stuck down in the relegation zone of Scottish League Two with a return of just 18 points from their 14 games thus far.

Stirling Albion are just outside the promotion places, in 2nd, having taken 24 points from 14 games.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Albion Rovers 6 3 1 2 7 6 10
Stirling Albion 6 3 2 1 16 10 11

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FootyMad's prediction ...

With Stirling Albion only showing average form on the road, Footymad are of the opinion a draw at Cliftonhill will be a good result. No-score draw

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Albion Rovers Won 3 successive home games.
4 games since last home draw.
Stirling Albion Not won in previous 3 away matches.
No win in the 2 most recent games.

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