Raith Rovers prepare to entertain Stranraer at Stark's Park on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Rovers are clearly on top, having won 14 and lost only 3 of the 24 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Stark's Park was just last season, in March 2007, when they played out a goalless draw in a Scottish Division Two match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2006/2007||Sat 31 Mar||Raith Rovers||0-0||Stranraer||SCD2|
|2006/2007||Sat 27 Jan||Stranraer||0 - 2||Raith Rovers||SCD2|
|2006/2007||Sat 25 Nov||Raith Rovers||1 - 1||Stranraer||SCD2|
|2006/2007||Sat 09 Sep||Stranraer||1 - 4||Raith Rovers||SCD2|
|2004/2005||Tue 10 Aug||Stranraer||2 - 1||Raith Rovers||SLGC|
|2003/2004||Tue 12 Aug||Raith Rovers||2 - 0||Stranraer||SCC|
|2002/2003||Sat 26 Apr||Stranraer||1 - 0||Raith Rovers||SCD2|
Recent respective form guides
Raith Rovers's dreadful home form has resulted in just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While Rovers have scored 6, a worringly large 11 have been leaked at the other end.
Stranraer's away form is none too clever either, collecting 1 win and 3 draws from the last six played. While the The Blues have hit 6 goals, 11 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Raith Rovers's total of 5 points from their 3 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Bells Scottish Division Two. Stranraer lie just outside the playoff positions in the Bells Scottish Division Two, picking up 4 from their 3 games so far.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
These are testing times at Stark's Park for the Rovers and the Madmen are unable to see past Stranraer claiming victory in a close match.
|Raith Rovers||5 games since last home draw.|
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
|Stranraer||Not won in previous 5 away matches.|
Last drawn game 4 outings ago.