FM Preview: East Fife v Livingston 14 Dec 2010

Last updated : 13 December 2010 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the East Fife v Livingston fixture

East Fife play host to Livingston at Bayview Stadium on Tuesday evening, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 19 games played, Fifers have recorded 8 wins, and Livingston have come away with 4 victories.

The last time the two teams met at East Fife was more than a decade ago, in March 1999, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1-1 final scoreline in a Scottish Division Two match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2010/2011Sat 25 SepLivingston1 - 1East FifeSCD2
2001/2002Wed 26 SepLivingston3 - 0East FifeSLGC
1998/1999Sat 06 MarEast Fife1-1LivingstonSCD2
1998/1999Wed 20 JanLivingston1 - 0East FifeSCD2
1998/1999Sat 31 OctEast Fife2 - 3LivingstonSCD2
1998/1999Sat 05 SepLivingston3 - 1East FifeSCD2
1997/1998Sat 21 MarLivingston2 - 2East FifeSCD2

Recent respective form guides

East Fife have had an average home run of late, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. A total of 17 goals have been scored by the Fifers in those games, with 11 conceded.

Livingston have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. The Livi's have scored 6 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 7.

East Fife lie just outside the playoff positions in the Irn Bru Scottish Division Two, picking up 16 points from their 14 games so far. Livingston are just outside the promotion places, in 2nd, having taken 27 points from 13 games.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
East Fife6312171110

FootyMad's prediction ...

East Fife are performing in fits and starts at home in recent games, and FootyMad doesn't see things getting any better, as the visitors squeak past and take all the points. Away win

Sequence statistics:
East Fife Won 3 successive home games.
10 games since last home draw.
Unbeaten run of 4 matches.
Livingston 6 games since last away draw.
Last drawn game 8 outings ago.