FM Preview: Forfar Athletic v Alloa Athletic 15 Feb 2011

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History of the Forfar Athletic v Alloa Athletic fixture

Alloa Ath. pack their bags to visit Forfar Athletic at Station Park on Tuesday evening, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 73 games played, Wasps have recorded 21 wins, and Forfar Ath. have come away with 34 victories.

The previous match played between the two at Station Park was more than three years back, in February 2007, as the visitors ran out cosy 0 - 2 winners in a Scottish Division Two match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2010/2011Sat 12 FebAlloa Ath.0 - 3Forfar Ath.SCD2
2010/2011Sat 02 OctAlloa Ath.3 - 2Forfar Ath.SCD2
2006/2007Sat 28 AprAlloa Ath.2 - 0Forfar Ath.SCD2
2006/2007Sat 17 FebForfar Ath.0 - 2Alloa Ath.SCD2
2006/2007Sat 30 DecAlloa Ath.2 - 0Forfar Ath.SCD2
2006/2007Sat 19 AugForfar Ath.0 - 2Alloa Ath.SCD2
2006/2007Tue 08 AugForfar Ath.1 - 2Alloa Ath.SLGC

Recent respective form guides

Forfar Athletic have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. A total of 10 goals have been scored by the Loons in those games, with 6 conceded.

The away form of Alloa Ath. is pretty dire, chalking up just 1 victory, with 5 defeats, from the last six. While the Wasps have hit 7 goals, 18 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Forfar Ath.'s total of 31 points from their 17 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Irn Bru Scottish Division Two. Alloa Ath. lie just outside the playoff positions in the Irn Bru Scottish Division Two, picking up 26 from their 22 games so far.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Forfar Ath.63217411
Alloa Ath.60064170

FootyMad's prediction ...

FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Loons, as the Wasps have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win

Sequence statistics:
Forfar Ath. Drawn last 2 games at home.
Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Unbeaten run of 4 matches.
Alloa Ath. Lost each of the previous 3 away matches.
Not won in previous 3 away matches.
An overall losing run of 6 games.
No win in the 6 most recent games.