FM Preview: Stranraer v Queen of the South 16 Feb 2013

Last updated : 15 February 2013 By Footymad Previewer

Footymad preview History of the Stranraer v Queen of the South fixture

Queen of the South face a trip to Stranraer at Stair Park on Saturday afternoon,

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Stair Park was earlier this season, as the visitors ran out cosy 0-2 winners in a Scottish Division Two match.

Recent encounters between the teams

2012/2013 Wed 26 Dec Queen o.t.S. 4 - 1 Stranraer Scottish Division Two
2012/2013 Sat 06 Oct Stranraer 0-2 Queen o.t.S. Scottish Division Two
2011/2012 Sat 30 Jul Queen o.t.S. 2 - 1 Stranraer Scottish League Cup
2006/2007 Tue 15 Aug Queen o.t.S. 1 - 0 Stranraer Scottish Challenge Cup
2005/2006 Sat 18 Mar Queen o.t.S. 1 - 0 Stranraer Scottish Division One
2005/2006 Mon 02 Jan Stranraer 1 - 0 Queen o.t.S. Scottish Division One
2005/2006 Sat 12 Nov Queen o.t.S. 1 - 1 Stranraer Scottish Division One

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

Recent respective form guides

Stranraer have managed to pick up just two wins from their last six home games, losing three, While Blues have scored 7, a worringly large 12 have been leaked at the other end.

The away form of Queen of the South however, is much more impressive, picking up four victories from the last six. These six games have produced a glut of goals, with the Doonhamers scoring 17 and conceding 6.

Stranraer are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 22 points from 22 matches.

Queen of the South are leading the way in the Irn Bru Scottish Division Two, with their 23 games giving them a return of 60 points.

Current overall team form

Stranraer 6 2 1 3 7 10 7
Queen of the South 6 5 1 0 18 4 16

For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here

FootyMad's prediction ...

Doonhamers have been performing with great credit on their travels, and the Madmen see no reason why they should not return from Stair Park with an easy victory. Away win

Sequence statistics

Stranraer 6 games since last home draw.
Queen of the South 3 successive away victories.
11 games since last away draw.
10 games since last defeat.

For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here


Queens Mad Prediction

Queens have been off the boil in recent weeks but have still managed to pick up points. The Cleyholers will be up for this one as usual and it may be close. Even a share of the points would not surprise me but I'm going for an narrow away win.


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