FootyMAD's East Fife match preview

Last updated : 20 January 2006 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Stenhousemuir v East Fife fixture

Stenhousemuir prepare to entertain East Fife at Ochilview Park on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 62 games played, Warriors have recorded 28 wins, and East Fife have come away with 21 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Ochilview Park was earlier this season, the Warriors carving out a narrow 2-1 victory in a Scottish Division Three match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2005/2006Sat 12 NovEast Fife2 - 3StenhousemuirSCD3
2005/2006Sat 17 SepStenhousemuir2-1East FifeSCD3
2005/2006Sat 30 JulEast Fife0 - 4StenhousemuirSCC
2004/2005Sat 12 MarStenhousemuir1 - 2East FifeSCD3
2004/2005Mon 03 JanEast Fife2 - 0StenhousemuirSCD3
2004/2005Sat 30 OctStenhousemuir5 - 2East FifeSCD3
2004/2005Sat 28 AugEast Fife0 - 0StenhousemuirSCD3

Recent respective form guides

Stenhousemuir have an excellent home record, winning five and losing just one of the last six games. In this time, Warriors have rattled up an impressive 19 goals, and conceded 8.

In complete contrast to Stenhousemuir, East Fife are having a torrid time on their travels, chalking up just 1 victory, with 5 defeats, from the last six. While the Fifers have hit 5 goals, 15 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Stenhousemuir are leading the way in the Bells Scottish Division Three, with their 20 games giving them a return of 44 points. East Fife lie just outside the playoff positions in the Bells Scottish Division Three, picking up 29 from their 21 games so far.

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

Stenhousemuir may be coming up against a decent side in East Fife, but I do believe that its going to result in a narrow home win for the Warriors. Home Win

Sequence statistics:
Stenhousemuir 13 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 9 .
East Fife Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.
Not won in previous 2 away matches.
An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 2 most recent games.