FM Preview: Stirling Albion v Cowdenbeath 14 Apr 2012
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 13th April 2012
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Stirling Albion and Cowdenbeath at 15:00 on 14th April 2012 in the Scottish Division Two.
History of the Stirling Albion v Cowdenbeath fixture
Cowdenbeath face a trip to Stirling Albion at Forthbank Stadium on Saturday afternoon, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Blue Brazil will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 26 and win only 6 of the 45 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Forthbank Stadium was earlier this season, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1-1 final scoreline in a Scottish Division Two match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Tue 21 Feb||Stirling Alb.||1-1||Cowdenbeath||Scottish Division Two|
|2011/2012||Sat 11 Feb||Cowdenbeath||4 - 1||Stirling Alb.||Scottish Division Two|
|2011/2012||Sat 15 Oct||Cowdenbeath||2 - 0||Stirling Alb.||Scottish Division Two|
|2010/2011||Sat 30 Apr||Cowdenbeath||1 - 0||Stirling Alb.||Scottish Division One|
|2010/2011||Sat 05 Mar||Stirling Alb.||3 - 4||Cowdenbeath||Scottish Division One|
|2010/2011||Sat 06 Nov||Cowdenbeath||5 - 1||Stirling Alb.||Scottish Division One|
|2010/2011||Sat 14 Aug||Stirling Alb.||1 - 3||Cowdenbeath||Scottish Division One|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Stirling Albion have only collected 1 win and 3 draws from the last six home games played. A generous 9 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.
Cowdenbeath's away form is none too clever either, collecting 2 wins and 3 draws from the last six. The Blue Brazil's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 6 goals for and 4 against.
Stirling Albion find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 32 games have yielded only 31 points.
Cowdenbeath are leading the way in the Irn Bru Scottish Division Two, with their 32 games giving them a return of 63 points.
Current overall team form
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
FootyMad's prediction ...
Cowdenbeath are in reasonable form away from home coming into this match, and the Madmen are quite confident that they should come away with a comfortable victory from this contest. Away win
|Stirling Albion||Failed to win in previous 3 home matches.
Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
|Cowdenbeath||4 games since last away draw.
An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 2 most recent games.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here
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