FM Preview: Forfar Athletic v Stenhousemuir 03 Mar 2012
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 2nd March 2012
The game between Forfar Athletic and Stenhousemuir in the Scottish Division Two on 3rd March 2012 at 15:00 takes centre stage for FootyMad's preview analysis.
History of the Forfar Athletic v Stenhousemuir fixture
Stenhousemuir face a trip to Forfar Athletic at Station Park on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 79 games played, Warriors have recorded 22 wins, and Forfar Athletic have come away with 37 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was earlier this season, with Stenhousemuir inflicting a narrow 2-3 defeat upon the Loons in a Scottish Division Two match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Sat 14 Jan||Stenhousemuir||2 - 3||Forfar Ath.||Scottish Division Two|
|2011/2012||Sat 20 Aug||Forfar Ath.||2-3||Stenhousemuir||Scottish Division Two|
|2010/2011||Tue 12 Apr||Forfar Ath.||2 - 0||Stenhousemuir||Scottish Division Two|
|2010/2011||Sat 02 Apr||Forfar Ath.||1 - 1||Stenhousemuir||Scottish Division Two|
|2010/2011||Sat 05 Feb||Stenhousemuir||0 - 1||Forfar Ath.||Scottish Division Two|
|2010/2011||Sat 18 Sep||Stenhousemuir||3 - 0||Forfar Ath.||Scottish Division Two|
|2008/2009||Sat 09 May||Forfar Ath.||4 - 4||Stenhousemuir||Scottish Division Three|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Forfar Athletic are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. While Loons have scored 9, a worringly large 13 have been leaked at the other end.
Stenhousemuir have an average recent record on the road, winning 2 of the last six, but losing the other 4. While the Warriors have hit 7 goals, 15 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Forfar Athletic are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 26 points from 25 matches.
Stenhousemuir's total of 34 points from their 25 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Irn Bru Scottish Division Two.
Current overall team form
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
FootyMad's prediction ...
Nothing appears to be going right for the Warriors out on the road recently, yet the Madmen can see a turn around in fortunes as they battle to a victory in a closely fought contest at Forfar Athletic. Away win
|Forfar Athletic||No sequences of note|
|Stenhousemuir||Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.
Not won in previous 2 away matches.
An overall losing run of 3 games.
No win in the 3 most recent games.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here
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