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 28 of the 70 previous games, with the hosts winning just 25.
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 Three match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2006/2007||Sat 27 Jan||Arbroath||0 - 0||Albion Rvs.||SCD3|
|2006/2007||Sat 25 Nov||Albion Rvs.||1 - 3||Arbroath||SCD3|
|2006/2007||Sat 18 Nov||Arbroath||2 - 1||Albion Rvs.||SFAC|
|2006/2007||Tue 12 Sep||Albion Rvs.||3 - 3||Arbroath||SCC|
|2006/2007||Sat 09 Sep||Arbroath||2 - 3||Albion Rvs.||SCD3|
|2005/2006||Sat 15 Apr||Arbroath||1 - 0||Albion Rvs.||SCD3|
|2005/2006||Tue 07 Mar||Albion Rvs.||0 - 2||Arbroath||SCD3|
Recent respective form guides
Albion Rovers 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 16 goals for the Wee Rovers, with 9 goals against.
Arbroath's away form is equally impressive, with a marvellous return of five wins and one defeat from the last six. Those games have seen the The Red Lichties pummel 11 goals, and let in 4.
Albion Rvs. lie just outside the playoff positions in the Bells Scottish Division Three, picking up 42 points from their 31 games so far. Arbroath are just outside the promotion places, in 2nd, having taken 61 points from 30 games.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Arbroath are in great form out on the road, so much so that the Madmen confidently predict a comfortable three points from their visit to Albion Rvs.. Away win
|Albion Rvs.||No sequences of note|
|Arbroath||5 successive away victories.|
14 games since last away draw.
Won each of the previous 3 matches.
Last drawn game 4 outings ago.