FootyMAD's Elgin City match preview

Last updated : 14 October 2005 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Arbroath v Elgin City fixture

Arbroath prepare to entertain Elgin City at Gayfield Park on Saturday afternoon, for the first time in their history, and will be hoping to give their new opponents the runaround.

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Recent respective form guides

Arbroath have managed to pick up just two wins from their last six home games, losing three, While Red Lichties have scored 7, a worringly large 11 have been leaked at the other end.

The away form of Elgin City is pretty dire, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While the City have hit 8 goals, 14 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Arbroath see themselves just below half way in the Bells Scottish Division Three, showing a record of 7 points from their 9 games played so far, Elgin City lie just outside the playoff positions in the Bells Scottish Division Three, picking up 7 from their 9 games so far.

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Its not been a very profitable last few weeks for Arbroath, and I'm afraid the Footymad team cannot see it getting too much better here. Look no further than honours being even at the end of this one. Score draw

Sequence statistics:
Arbroath Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Drawn each of their last 2 games.
Not won in the 7 most recent games.
Elgin City No win in the 2 most recent games.