Raith Rovers face a trip to Peterhead at Balmoor Stadium on Saturday afternoon, having the edge over their hosts in previous meetings. The visitors have won 3 of the 6 previous games, with the hosts winning just 1.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in March 2008, the The Blue Toon carving out a narrow 1 - 0 victory in a Scottish Division Two match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2007/2008||Sat 26 Apr||Raith Rovers||2 - 5||Peterhead||SCD2|
|2007/2008||Sat 08 Mar||Peterhead||1 - 0||Raith Rovers||SCD2|
|2007/2008||Sat 22 Dec||Raith Rovers||2 - 2||Peterhead||SCD2|
|2007/2008||Sat 06 Oct||Peterhead||0 - 1||Raith Rovers||SCD2|
|2006/2007||Sat 28 Apr||Raith Rovers||2 - 0||Peterhead||SCD2|
|2006/2007||Sat 17 Feb||Peterhead||0 - 0||Raith Rovers||SCD2|
|2006/2007||Sat 30 Dec||Raith Rovers||5 - 2||Peterhead||SCD2|
Recent respective form guides
Peterhead have lost just once in their last six home games, winning four and drawing the other one. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 14 goals for the The Blue Toon, with 4 goals against.
The Rovers have had a decent run of form away from home recently, unbeaten in the last six, but with four of them resulting in draws. The games have constituted a decent return of 9 goals for the Rovers, and 13 goals against.
Peterhead are just outside the promotion places, in 2nd, having taken 8 points from 4 games. Raith Rovers are just outside the promotion places, in 3rd, having taken 8 points from 4 games.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
A creditable return from recent away games for Rovers could well see them head back from Balmoor Stadium with a share of the spoils, think the FootyMad panel. Score draw
|Peterhead||No sequences of note|
|Raith Rovers||Previous 4 away games have finished all-square.|
Not won in previous 4 away matches.