FootyMAD's St. Mirren match preview

Last updated : 07 April 2009 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 Wednesday evening, looking to further improve upon a decent past record there. So far, the The Gers have winning an impressive 70 games, and losing 23.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was earlier this season, the Buddies carving out a narrow 1 - 0 victory in a Scottish Premier match.

For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here

Recent encounters between the teams:
2008/2009Sat 15 NovRangers2 - 1St. MirrenSPL
2008/2009Sun 05 OctSt. Mirren1 - 0RangersSPL
2007/2008Mon 19 MaySt. Mirren0 - 3RangersSPL
2007/2008Sat 26 JanRangers4 - 0St. MirrenSPL
2007/2008Sat 11 AugRangers2 - 0St. MirrenSPL
2006/2007Sun 08 AprSt. Mirren0 - 1RangersSPL
2006/2007Sat 30 DecRangers1 - 1St. MirrenSPL

Recent respective form guides

St. Mirren haven't lost in their last six home matches, but have drawn four of them. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 6 to 4.

The The Gers have had a decent run of form away from home recently, with an unbeaten run in the last six, four of them victories. The The Gers have managed to tuck away 8 goals in this period, and concede just the 0.

St. Mirren are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 30 points from 30 matches. Rangers sit in a healthy 2nd in the league, and have picked up 64 points from their 30 games.

For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
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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 St. Mirren. Away win

Sequence statistics:
St. Mirren Unbeaten in the last 8 home games.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Rangers 3 successive away victories.
4 games since last away draw.