Alloa Ath. face a trip to Arbroath at Gayfield Park on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 75 games played, Wasps have recorded 19 wins, and Arbroath have come away with 33 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in January 2009, the The Red Lichties carving out a narrow 1 - 0 victory in a Scottish Division Two match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2009/2010||Sat 26 Sep||Alloa Ath.||0 - 1||Arbroath||SCD2|
|2008/2009||Sat 14 Mar||Alloa Ath.||2 - 0||Arbroath||SCD2|
|2008/2009||Sat 31 Jan||Arbroath||1 - 0||Alloa Ath.||SCD2|
|2008/2009||Sat 18 Oct||Alloa Ath.||2 - 1||Arbroath||SCD2|
|2008/2009||Sat 02 Aug||Arbroath||4 - 1||Alloa Ath.||SCD2|
|2007/2008||Wed 15 Aug||Arbroath||2 - 0||Alloa Ath.||SCC|
|2005/2006||Sat 06 May||Alloa Ath.||1 - 0||Arbroath||S23P|
Recent respective form guides
Arbroath could not have a worse home record, losing every single one of the last six matches played! The Red Lichties have conceded a disappointing 18 goals in this period, and managed to convert only 1 of their own chances.
Alloa Ath.'s away form is none too clever either, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. These low-scoring games have seen just 4 goals scored and conceded.
Arbroath are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 15 points from 14 matches. Alloa Ath.'s total of 21 points from their 14 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Irn Bru Scottish Division Two.
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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 Arbroath. Away win
|Arbroath||Been beaten in each of their previous 6 home matches.|
Failed to win in previous 6 home matches.
|Alloa Ath.||Last drawn game 4 outings ago.|