History of the Queen of the South v Raith Rovers fixture
Raith Rovers face a trip to Queen of the South at Palmerston Park on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 47 games played, Rovers have recorded 13 wins, and Queen of the South have come away with 16 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was earlier this season, as the visitors ran out cosy 1-3 winners in a Scottish Division One match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2010/2011||Sat 06 Nov||Raith Rovers||0 - 1||Queen o.t.S.||Scottish Division One|
|2010/2011||Sat 14 Aug||Queen o.t.S.||1-3||Raith Rovers||Scottish Division One|
|2009/2010||Wed 28 Apr||Raith Rovers||0 - 0||Queen o.t.S.||Scottish Division One|
|2009/2010||Sat 17 Apr||Queen o.t.S.||3 - 0||Raith Rovers||Scottish Division One|
|2009/2010||Sat 17 Oct||Raith Rovers||1 - 0||Queen o.t.S.||Scottish Division One|
|2009/2010||Sat 08 Aug||Queen o.t.S.||1 - 1||Raith Rovers||Scottish Division One|
|2004/2005||Sat 16 Apr||Queen o.t.S.||1 - 1||Raith Rovers||Scottish Division One|
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Recent respective form guides
Queen of the South's poor home run has seen them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. The The Doonhamers's have scored 11 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 12.
Raith Rovers's away form is none too clever either, with 3 victories and just 1 loss from the last six. The games have constituted a decent return of 8 goals for the Rovers, and 9 goals against.
Queen of the South's 29 points from 21 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 4th position.
Raith Rovers are leading the way in the Irn Bru Scottish Division One, with their 24 games giving them a return of 45 points.
Current overall team form
|Queen of the South||6||1||3||2||13||12||6|
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Although Raith Rovers have been far from successful in recent away games, I can see nothing other than an easy victory for them against Queen of the South. Away win
|Queen of the South||Failed to win in previous 5 home matches.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
|Raith Rovers||5 games since last away draw.
Last drawn game 7 outings ago.
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