Arbroath face a trip to Albion Rovers at Cliftonhill on Saturday afternoon, having the edge over their hosts in previous meetings. The visitors have won 26 of the 66 previous games, with the hosts winning just 25.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in December 2004, with Arbroath inflicting a narrow 0 - 1 defeat upon the Wee Rovers in a Scottish F.A. Cup match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2004/2005||Sat 11 Dec||Albion Rvs.||0 - 1||Arbroath||SFAC|
|1997/1998||Wed 29 Apr||Albion Rvs.||0 - 2||Arbroath||SCD3|
|1997/1998||Sat 04 Apr||Albion Rvs.||0 - 1||Arbroath||SCD3|
|1997/1998||Sat 20 Dec||Arbroath||3 - 1||Albion Rvs.||SCD3|
|1997/1998||Sat 04 Oct||Arbroath||3 - 0||Albion Rvs.||SCD3|
|1996/1997||Sat 19 Apr||Albion Rvs.||1 - 2||Arbroath||SCD3|
|1996/1997||Tue 18 Feb||Arbroath||1 - 2||Albion Rvs.||SCD3|
Recent respective form guides
Albion Rovers's dreadful home form has resulted in just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While Wee Rovers have scored 5, a worringly large 18 have been leaked at the other end.
Arbroath's away form is none too clever either, collecting just 4 draws from the last six contests. While the Red Lichties have hit 11 goals, 15 have hit the back of the wrong net.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Not a lot has been going right generally for Arbroath on their travels as of late, but I can certainly see them gleaning a point from their game against Albion Rvs.. Score draw
|Albion Rvs.||Been beaten in each of their previous 3 home matches.|
Failed to win in previous 3 home matches.
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 4 most recent games.
|Arbroath||Not won in previous 6 away matches.|
Last drawn game 6 outings ago.