FM Preview: Hamilton Academical v Rangers 11 Sep 2010
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 10th September 2010
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Hamilton Academical and Rangers at 12:00 on Saturday, 11th September 2010 in the Scottish Premier.
Rangers face a trip to Hamilton Academical at New Douglas Park at lunchtime on Saturday, looking to further improve upon a decent past record there. So far, the The Gers have winning an impressive 27 games, and losing 7.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in January 2010, with Rangers inflicting a narrow 0 - 1 defeat upon the Accies in a Scottish Premier match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2009/2010||Sat 03 Apr||Rangers||1 - 0||Hamilton Ac.||SPL|
|2009/2010||Tue 19 Jan||Rangers||2 - 0||Hamilton Ac.||SFAC|
|2009/2010||Sat 16 Jan||Hamilton Ac.||0 - 1||Rangers||SPL|
|2009/2010||Sun 10 Jan||Hamilton Ac.||3 - 3||Rangers||SFAC|
|2009/2010||Sat 29 Aug||Rangers||4 - 1||Hamilton Ac.||SPL|
|2008/2009||Sun 08 Mar||Rangers||5 - 1||Hamilton Ac.||SFAC|
|2008/2009||Sat 28 Feb||Hamilton Ac.||0 - 1||Rangers||SPL|
Recent respective form guides
Hamilton Academical have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. A total of 10 goals have been scored by the Accies in those games, with 7 conceded.
The The Gers have had a decent run of form away from home recently, coming away with three points on 3 occasions, but drawing 1 and losing 2. The The Gers's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 8 goals for and 7 against.
Hamilton Ac. are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 3 points from 3 matches. Rangers's total of 9 points from their 3 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier.
For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here
|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
FootyMad's prediction ...
Rangers are not doing too bad on their travels, and I think they should continue by carving out a narrow victory at Hamilton Ac.. Away win
|Hamilton Ac.||Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.|
Not drawn a match in their last 5 .
|Rangers||5 games since last away draw.|
Won each of the previous 3 matches.
Last drawn game 4 outings ago.