FootyMAD's Stirling Albion match preview

Last updated : 15 October 2004 By Footymad Previewer
History of the Stirling Albion v Brechin City fixture

Brechin City pack their bags to visit Stirling Albion at Forthbank Stadium 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 lose 17 and win only 5 of the 28 games.

The previous match played between the two at Forthbank Stadium was within the last three years, in March 2002, as the visitors ran out cosy 1 - 3 winners in a Scottish Division Three match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2004/2005Sat 14 AugBrechin City0 - 3Stirling Alb.SCD2
2003/2004Tue 12 AugBrechin City3 - 1Stirling Alb.SCC
2001/2002Sat 27 AprBrechin City2 - 1Stirling Alb.SCD3
2001/2002Tue 19 MarStirling Alb.1 - 3Brechin CitySCD3
2001/2002Tue 12 MarBrechin City3 - 1Stirling Alb.SCD3
2001/2002Sat 18 AugStirling Alb.1 - 3Brechin CitySCD3
2001/2002Tue 07 AugBrechin City4 - 1Stirling Alb.SCC

Recent respective form guides

Stirling Albion have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. A total of 10 goals have been scored by the Binos in those games, with 7 conceded.

The The City have had a decent run of form away from home recently, coming away with three points on 3 occassions, but drawing 1 and losing 2. The games have constituted a decent return of 9 goals for the The City, and 11 goals against.

Stirling Alb. are holding the final promotion place in the Bells Scottish Division Two, and have accumulated 19 points from the 9 games they have played so far. Brechin City are just outside the promotion places, in 3rd, having taken 18 points from 9 games.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Stirling Alb.6141887
Brechin City650118515

FootyMad's prediction ...

Brechin City are not doing too bad on their travels, and I think they should continue by carving out a narrow victory at Stirling Alb.. Away win

Sequence statistics:
Stirling Alb. Drawn last 2 games at home.
Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Drawn each of their last 4 games.
Not won in the 4 most recent games.
Brechin City 4 games since last away draw.
Won each of the previous 4 matches.
Last drawn game 7 outings ago.