FootyMAD's Alloa Athletic match preview

Last updated : 29 October 2004 By Footymad Previewer
History of the Alloa Athletic v Brechin City fixture

Brechin City travel to take on Alloa Athletic at Recreation Park on Saturday afternoon, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The The City will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them ending up on the losing side in more than half of the games played between the two.

The last time the two teams met at Alloa Ath. was back in April 1996, over five years ago, as the visitors ran out cosy 0 - 3 winners in a Scottish Division Three match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2004/2005Sat 28 AugBrechin City4 - 0Alloa Ath.SCD2
1995/1996Sat 20 AprAlloa Ath.0 - 3Brechin CitySCD3
1995/1996Tue 23 JanBrechin City3 - 0Alloa Ath.SCD3
1995/1996Sat 21 OctAlloa Ath.3 - 2Brechin CitySCD3
1995/1996Sat 02 SepBrechin City0 - 1Alloa Ath.SCD3
1983/1984Sat 30 DecBrechin City1 - 0Alloa Ath.SCD1
1983/1984Sat 30 DecBrechin City1 - 1Alloa Ath.SCD1

Recent respective form guides

Alloa Athletic's woeful home form means they have chalked up just a single victory, with 5 defeats, from the last six. While Wasps have scored 9, a worringly large 18 have been leaked at the other end.

Brechin City's away form is none too clever either, tasting just one defeat in their last six, and picking up four good wins. Those games have seen the The City pummel 14 goals, and let in 6.

Alloa Ath. are stuck down in the relegation zone of Bells Scottish Division Two with a return of just 9 points from their 11 games thus far. Brechin City are holding the final promotion place in the Bells Scottish Division Two, and have accumulated 24 points from the 11 games they have played so far.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Alloa Ath.630312159
Brechin City660019218

FootyMad's prediction ...

Brechin City are in great form out on the road, so much so that the Madmen confidently predict a comfortable three points from their visit to Alloa Ath.. Away win

Sequence statistics:
Alloa Ath. Been beaten in each of their previous 2 home matches.
Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Brechin City 3 successive away victories.
5 games since last away draw.
Won each of the previous 6 matches.
Last drawn game 9 outings ago.