FM Preview: Annan Athletic v Rangers 02 Jan 2013

Last updated : 01 January 2013 By Footymad Previewer

Footymad preview History of the Annan Athletic v Rangers fixture

Rangers face a trip to Annan Athletic at Galabank at lunchtime on Wednesday, for the first time in their history, and will be hoping to give their new opponents the runaround.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2012/2013 Tue 18 Dec Rangers 3 - 0 Annan Ath. Scottish Division Three

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Recent respective form guides

Annan Athletic have had an average home run of late, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. A total of 16 goals have been scored by the Black and Golds in those games, with 12 conceded.

The away form of Rangers however, is much more impressive, with a marvellous return of five wins and one defeat from the last six. These six games have produced a glut of goals, with the Gers scoring 19 and conceding 7.

Annan Athletic lie just outside the playoff positions in the Irn Bru Scottish Division Three, picking up 19 points from their 15 games so far.

Rangers are leading the way in the Irn Bru Scottish Division Three, with their 15 games giving them a return of 38 points.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Annan Athletic 6 1 1 4 7 13 4
Rangers 6 6 0 0 19 4 18

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Rangers are in great form out on the road, so much so that the Madmen confidently predict a comfortable three points from their visit to Annan Athletic. Away win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Annan Athletic 12 games since last home draw.
Rangers 5 successive away victories.
8 games since last away draw.
Won each of the previous 10 matches.
Last drawn game 18 outings ago.

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