FM Preview: Montrose v Clyde 19 Jan 2013

Last updated : 18 January 2013 By Footymad Previewer

Footymad preview History of the Montrose v Clyde fixture

Montrose prepare to entertain Clyde at Links Park on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 28 games played, Gable Endies have recorded 12 wins, and Clyde have come away with 10 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Links Park was earlier this season, with Clyde inflicting a narrow 2-3 defeat upon the Gable Endies in a Scottish Division Three match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2012/2013 Sat 10 Nov Clyde 1 - 2 Montrose Scottish Division Three
2012/2013 Sat 11 Aug Montrose 2-3 Clyde Scottish Division Three
2011/2012 Sat 05 May Montrose 5 - 0 Clyde Scottish Division Three
2011/2012 Sat 03 Mar Clyde 1 - 2 Montrose Scottish Division Three
2011/2012 Sat 14 Jan Montrose 4 - 0 Clyde Scottish Division Three
2011/2012 Sat 22 Oct Montrose 2 - 1 Clyde Scottish F.A. Cup
2011/2012 Sat 20 Aug Clyde 1 - 0 Montrose Scottish Division Three

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Recent respective form guides

Montrose are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. The Gable Endies's have scored 11 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 12.

The away form of Clyde is pretty dire, chalking up just 1 victory, with 5 defeats, from the last six. While the Bully Wee have hit 6 goals, 13 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Montrose are just outside the promotion places, in 3rd, having taken 26 points from 18 games.

Clyde see themselves just below half way in the Irn Bru Scottish Division Three, showing a record of 19 points from their 17 games played so far,

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Montrose 6 2 1 3 10 13 7
Clyde 6 3 0 3 9 13 9

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Montrose are not exactly setting the world alight at Links Park at the moment, but your FootyMad team are quietly confident that they can ease past Clyde in this game. Home Win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Montrose 5 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 4 .
Clyde Lost each of the previous 3 away matches.
Not won in previous 3 away matches.
Last drawn game 13 outings ago.

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