FM Preview: Montrose v Elgin City 11 Dec 2010

Last updated : 10 December 2010 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Montrose v Elgin City fixture

Montrose prepare to entertain Elgin City at Links Park Ground on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Gable Endies are clearly on top, having won 12 and lost only 4 of the 20 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Links Park Ground was less than a year ago, in February 2010, where Elgin City annihilated the Gable Endies 0-4 in a Scottish Division Three match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2010/2011Sat 18 SepElgin City3 - 2MontroseSCD3
2009/2010Sat 01 MayElgin City5 - 2MontroseSCD3
2009/2010Tue 23 MarElgin City0 - 1MontroseSCD3
2009/2010Sat 20 FebMontrose0-4Elgin CitySCD3
2009/2010Sat 08 AugMontrose1 - 1Elgin CitySCD3
2008/2009Sat 28 FebElgin City1 - 0MontroseSCD3
2008/2009Sat 10 JanMontrose3 - 1Elgin CitySCD3

Recent respective form guides

Montrose losing only 1 of the last six, but drawing 4 of them. A total of 14 goals have been scored by the Gable Endies in those games, with 9 conceded.

Elgin City have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. While the City have hit 6 goals, 10 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 13 points from their 13 games played so far, Elgin City lie just outside the playoff positions in the Irn Bru Scottish Division Three, picking up 19 from their 13 games so far.

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

Your FootyMad panel thinks that Montrose's indifferent home form is due to continue with a narrow home defeat against Elgin City. Away win

Sequence statistics:
Montrose Failed to win in previous 4 home matches.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
Elgin City Won each of the previous 3 matches.
Last drawn game 8 outings ago.