FM Preview: Raith Rovers v Stirling Albion 26 Feb 2011

Last updated : 25 February 2011 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Raith Rovers v Stirling Albion fixture

Raith Rovers prepare to entertain Stirling Albion at Stark's Park on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 46 games played, Rovers have recorded 18 wins, and Stirling Alb. have come away with 14 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Stark's Park was earlier this season, as the visitors ran out cosy 0-2 winners in a Scottish Division One match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2010/2011Sat 05 FebStirling Alb.1 - 3Raith RoversSCD1
2010/2011Sat 02 OctRaith Rovers0-2Stirling Alb.SCD1
2009/2010Sat 25 JulStirling Alb.2 - 1Raith RoversSCC
2008/2009Sat 18 AprStirling Alb.0 - 1Raith RoversSCD2
2008/2009Sat 21 FebRaith Rovers1 - 1Stirling Alb.SCD2
2008/2009Sat 10 JanStirling Alb.2 - 1Raith RoversSCD2
2008/2009Sat 20 SepRaith Rovers1 - 1Stirling Alb.SCD2

Recent respective form guides

Raith Rovers have managed to pick up just two wins from their last six home games, losing three, The Rovers's have scored 7 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 8.

The away form of Stirling Alb. is pretty dire, managing a paltry 2 draws from the last six matches. While the Binos have hit 6 goals, 19 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Raith Rovers are leading the way in the Irn Bru Scottish Division One, with their 23 games giving them a return of 42 points. Stirling Alb. find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 21 games have yielded only 14 points.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Raith Rovers62131197
Stirling Alb.60244132

FootyMad's prediction ...

The current home form displayed by Raith Rovers is obviously none too clever, but, with the current standing of Stirling Alb., I firmly believe this match can only produce a victory for the Rovers. Home Win

Sequence statistics:
Raith Rovers Been beaten in each of their previous 2 home matches.
Failed to win in previous 3 home matches.
Not drawn a match in their last 5 .
Stirling Alb. Previous 2 away games have finished all-square.
Not won in previous 7 away matches.
No win in the 12 most recent games.