FootyMAD's St. Mirren match preview

Last updated : 07 January 2008 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the St. Mirren v Rangers fixture

Rangers face a trip to St. Mirren at St Mirren Park on Tuesday evening, looking to further improve upon a decent past record there. So far, the The Gers have winning an impressive 69 games, and losing 22.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in April 2007, with Rangers inflicting a narrow 0 - 1 defeat upon the Buddies in a Scottish Premier match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2007/2008Sat 11 AugRangers2 - 0St. MirrenSPL
2006/2007Sun 08 AprSt. Mirren0 - 1RangersSPL
2006/2007Sat 30 DecRangers1 - 1St. MirrenSPL
2006/2007Sun 22 OctSt. Mirren2 - 3RangersSPL
2000/2001Tue 02 JanSt. Mirren1 - 3RangersSPL
2000/2001Sat 04 NovRangers7 - 1St. MirrenSPL
2000/2001Sun 13 AugSt. Mirren1 - 3RangersSPL

Recent respective form guides

St. Mirren have managed to pick up just two wins from their last six home games, losing three, While Buddies have scored 4, a worringly large 10 have been leaked at the other end.

The The Gers have had a decent run of form away from home recently, coming away with three points on 3 occasions, but drawing 1 and losing 2. The The Gers's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 10 goals for and 9 against.

St. Mirren are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 22 points from 20 matches. Rangers are leading the way in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, with their 19 games giving them a return of 44 points.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
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FootyMad's prediction ...

Rangers are not doing too bad on their travels, and I think they should continue by carving out a narrow victory at St. Mirren. Away win

Sequence statistics:
St. Mirren Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
Rangers Won each of the previous 3 matches.
Last drawn game 4 outings ago.