East Fife prepare to entertain Peterhead at Bayview Stadium on Sunday afternoon, looking to improve on a dire past record against their opponents. It does not make pleasant reading, winning just 3 of the 14 games played, and losing 9.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Bayview Stadium was earlier this season, the Fifers carving out a narrow 2-1 victory in a Scottish Division Two match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2010/2011||Sat 13 Nov||Peterhead||2 - 2||East Fife||SCD2|
|2010/2011||Sat 21 Aug||East Fife||2-1||Peterhead||SCD2|
|2009/2010||Tue 23 Mar||Peterhead||3 - 1||East Fife||SCD2|
|2009/2010||Sat 13 Mar||East Fife||3 - 0||Peterhead||SCD2|
|2009/2010||Sat 07 Nov||East Fife||1 - 2||Peterhead||SCD2|
|2009/2010||Sat 12 Sep||Peterhead||1 - 1||East Fife||SCD2|
|2008/2009||Sat 14 Mar||Peterhead||2 - 0||East Fife||SCD2|
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.
The away form of Peterhead is pretty dire, collecting just 4 draws from the last six contests. While the The Blue Toon have hit 8 goals, 11 have hit the back of the wrong net.
East Fife see themselves just below half way in the Irn Bru Scottish Division Two, showing a record of 16 points from their 14 games played so far, Peterhead are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 15 points from 16 matches.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Its a close one to call, but I think that Fifers's reasonable showing at home is going to see them scrape past Peterhead. Home Win
|East Fife||Won 3 successive home games.|
10 games since last home draw.
Unbeaten run of 4 matches.
|Peterhead||Previous 2 away games have finished all-square.|
Not won in previous 11 away matches.