FM Preview: Inverness Caledonian Thistle v Rangers 26 Feb 2012
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Saturday, 25th February 2012
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Inverness Caledonian Thistle and Rangers at 12:45 on 26th February 2012 in the Scottish Premier.
History of the Inverness Caledonian Thistle v Rangers fixture
Rangers face a trip to Inverness Caledonian Thistle at Tulloch Caledonian Stadium at lunchtime on Sunday, determined to keep up their impressive record at the venue, having pummelled their opponents 6 times out of 9.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was earlier this season, as the visitors ran out cosy 0-2 winners in a Scottish Premier match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Sat 17 Dec||Rangers||2 - 1||Inverness CT||Scottish Premier|
|2011/2012||Sat 13 Aug||Inverness CT||0-2||Rangers||Scottish Premier|
|2010/2011||Tue 18 Jan||Rangers||1 - 0||Inverness CT||Scottish Premier|
|2010/2011||Sat 11 Dec||Inverness CT||1 - 1||Rangers||Scottish Premier|
|2010/2011||Sat 30 Oct||Rangers||1 - 1||Inverness CT||Scottish Premier|
|2008/2009||Wed 04 Mar||Rangers||0 - 1||Inverness CT||Scottish Premier|
|2008/2009||Sun 04 Jan||Inverness CT||0 - 3||Rangers||Scottish Premier|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Inverness Caledonian Thistle are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. The Caley Thistle's have scored 6 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 7.
The away form of Rangers however, is much more impressive, picking up four victories from the last six. Those games have seen the Gers pummel 13 goals, and let in 5.
Inverness Caledonian Thistle are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 27 points from 26 matches.
Rangers's total of 51 points from their 27 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier.
Current overall team form
|Inverness Caledonian Thistle||6||2||2||2||5||5||8|
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
FootyMad's prediction ...
Gers have been performing with great credit on their travels, and the Madmen see no reason why they should not return from Tulloch Caledonian Stadium with an easy victory. Away win
|Inverness Caledonian Thistle||Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Not won in the 4 most recent games.
|Rangers||3 successive away victories.
16 games since last away draw.
Last drawn game 5 outings ago.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here
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