FM Preview: Montrose v Albion Rovers 06 Nov 2010

Last updated : 05 November 2010 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Montrose v Albion Rovers fixture

Montrose prepare to entertain Albion Rovers at Links Park Ground on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 76 games played, Gable Endies have recorded 33 wins, and Albion Rvs. have come away with 27 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Links Park Ground was less than a year ago, in March 2010, when they played out a goalless draw in a Scottish Division Three match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2010/2011Sat 11 SepAlbion Rvs.3 - 1MontroseSCD3
2009/2010Sat 13 MarAlbion Rvs.1 - 0MontroseSCD3
2009/2010Tue 02 MarMontrose0-0Albion Rvs.SCD3
2009/2010Sat 07 NovAlbion Rvs.0 - 0MontroseSCD3
2009/2010Sat 12 SepMontrose0 - 0Albion Rvs.SCD3
2008/2009Sat 09 MayMontrose1 - 0Albion Rvs.SCD3
2008/2009Sat 21 MarAlbion Rvs.0 - 1MontroseSCD3

Recent respective form guides

Montrose haven't lost in their last six home matches, but have drawn four of them. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 17 goals for the Gable Endies, with 7 goals against.

The away form of Albion Rvs. is pretty dire, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While the Wee Rovers have hit 7 goals, 13 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Montrose see themselves just below half way in the Irn Bru Scottish Division Three, showing a record of 12 points from their 10 games played so far, Albion Rvs. are just outside the promotion places, in 2nd, having taken 20 points from 10 games.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
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FootyMad's prediction ...

Its a close one to call, but I think that Gable Endies's reasonable showing at home is going to see them scrape past Albion Rvs.. Home Win

Sequence statistics:
Montrose Drawn last 3 games at home.
Failed to win in previous 3 home matches.
Unbeaten run of 6 matches.
Albion Rvs. Not won in previous 2 away matches.
Last drawn game 6 outings ago.