Alloa Ath. face a trip to East Fife at Bayview Stadium on Saturday afternoon, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Wasps will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them ending up on the losing side in more than half of the games played between the two.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in April 2010, with Alloa Ath. inflicting a narrow 0 - 1 defeat upon the Fifers in a Scottish Division Two match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2010/2011||Sat 14 Aug||Alloa Ath.||3 - 2||East Fife||SCD2|
|2009/2010||Sat 03 Apr||East Fife||0 - 1||Alloa Ath.||SCD2|
|2009/2010||Sat 13 Feb||Alloa Ath.||2 - 0||East Fife||SCD2|
|2009/2010||Sat 05 Dec||East Fife||0 - 2||Alloa Ath.||SCD2|
|2009/2010||Sat 03 Oct||Alloa Ath.||0 - 0||East Fife||SCD2|
|2008/2009||Sat 18 Apr||East Fife||0 - 2||Alloa Ath.||SCD2|
|2008/2009||Sat 21 Feb||Alloa Ath.||0 - 1||East Fife||SCD2|
Recent respective form guides
East Fife have had an average home run of late, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. A total of 15 goals have been scored by the Fifers in those games, with 11 conceded.
Alloa Ath. have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. The Wasps's have scored 7 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 9.
East Fife are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 9 points from 11 matches. Alloa Ath. lie just outside the playoff positions in the Irn Bru Scottish Division Two, picking up 18 from their 11 games so far.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
The away form of the Wasps has not been the best, though the Footymad panel sees them pulling off a narrow win on their visit to East Fife. Away win
|East Fife||Been beaten in each of their previous 3 home matches.|
Failed to win in previous 3 home matches.
Latest 3 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 8 most recent games.
|Alloa Ath.||6 games since last away draw.|
No win in the 2 most recent games.