FootyMAD's Peterhead match preview

Last updated : 30 January 2009 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the East Fife v Peterhead fixture

East Fife prepare to entertain Peterhead at Bayview Stadium on Saturday afternoon, determined to stop the rot against their opponents, having fallen to defeat against their opponents 7 times out of 10.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Bayview Stadium was earlier this season, as the visitors ran out cosy 0-2 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:
2008/2009Sat 18 OctPeterhead0 - 1East FifeSCD2
2008/2009Sat 02 AugEast Fife0-2PeterheadSCD2
2005/2006Sat 10 DecEast Fife0 - 3PeterheadSFAC
2004/2005Sat 05 MarEast Fife1 - 2PeterheadSCD3
2004/2005Sat 15 JanPeterhead0 - 0East FifeSCD3
2004/2005Sat 06 NovEast Fife0 - 2PeterheadSCD3
2004/2005Sat 04 SepPeterhead2 - 0East FifeSCD3

Recent respective form guides

East Fife are showing reasonable home form, having won four and lost two from the last six played. A total of 9 goals have been scored by the Fifers in those games, with 6 conceded.

The away form of Peterhead is pretty dire, collecting just 1 solitary point from the last six. The Blue Toon have conceded 12 goals in these games, and only hit 2 in reply.

East Fife are just outside the promotion places, in 3rd, having taken 34 points from 22 games. Peterhead lie just outside the playoff positions in the Irn Bru Scottish Division Two, picking up 30 from their 21 games so far.

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

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
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FootyMad's prediction ...

With the Fifers being in decent shape at home at the moment, I am pleased to predict that this match should result in nothing other than a comfortable home win. Home Win

Sequence statistics:
East Fife 10 games since last home draw.
Won their latest 3 matches.
Not drawn a match in their last 12 .
Peterhead Not won in previous 8 away matches.
No win in the 5 most recent games.