East Fife prepare to entertain Brechin City at Bayview Stadium on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Fifers are clearly on top, having won 36 and lost only 12 of the 58 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Bayview Stadium was earlier this season, with East Fife running out comfortable 2-0 winners in a Scottish Division Two match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2009/2010||Sat 17 Oct||Brechin City||3 - 2||East Fife||SCD2|
|2009/2010||Sat 08 Aug||East Fife||2-0||Brechin City||SCD2|
|2008/2009||Sat 28 Feb||Brechin City||2 - 1||East Fife||SCD2|
|2008/2009||Sat 27 Dec||East Fife||2 - 1||Brechin City||SCD2|
|2008/2009||Sat 15 Nov||Brechin City||2 - 1||East Fife||SCD2|
|2008/2009||Sat 30 Aug||East Fife||0 - 0||Brechin City||SCD2|
|2008/2009||Wed 06 Aug||East Fife||0 - 3||Brechin City||SLGC|
Recent respective form guides
East Fife's home form is poor, winning just 2 of the last six, and losing the other 4. While Fifers have scored 5, a worringly large 8 have been leaked at the other end.
Brechin City's away form is none too clever either, collecting just 4 draws from the last six contests. The The City's have scored 6 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 8.
East Fife see themselves just below half way in the Irn Bru Scottish Division Two, showing a record of 20 points from their 17 games played so far, Brechin City's total of 23 points from their 16 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Irn Bru Scottish Division Two.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Its been a distinctly poor show from East Fife at home in recent games, and, though I cannot see a run starting here, I do think the Fifers will at least gain a draw. No-score draw
|East Fife||Been beaten in each of their previous 3 home matches.|
Failed to win in previous 3 home matches.
Not drawn a match in their last 10 .
|Brechin City||Not won in previous 7 away matches.|
No win in the 7 most recent games.