FM Preview: Kilmarnock v Rangers 15 May 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Saturday, 14th May 2011
The game between Kilmarnock and Rangers in the Scottish Premier on 15th May 2011 at 12:30 takes centre stage for FootyMad's preview analysis.
History of the Kilmarnock v Rangers fixture
Rangers face a trip to Kilmarnock at Rugby Park at lunchtime on Sunday, looking to further improve upon a decent past record there. So far, the The Gers have winning an impressive 63 games, and losing 18.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was earlier this season, with Rangers inflicting a narrow 2-3 defeat upon the Killie in a Scottish Premier match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2010/2011||Sun 13 Mar||Rangers||2 - 1||Kilmarnock||Scottish Premier|
|2010/2011||Mon 10 Jan||Rangers||3 - 0||Kilmarnock||Scottish F.A. Cup|
|2010/2011||Sat 20 Nov||Kilmarnock||2-3||Rangers||Scottish Premier|
|2010/2011||Wed 27 Oct||Kilmarnock||0 - 2||Rangers||Scottish League Cup|
|2010/2011||Sat 14 Aug||Rangers||2 - 1||Kilmarnock||Scottish Premier|
|2009/2010||Tue 09 Mar||Kilmarnock||0 - 2||Rangers||Scottish Premier|
|2009/2010||Sat 21 Nov||Rangers||3 - 0||Kilmarnock||Scottish Premier|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Kilmarnock are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. The Killie's have scored 8 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 10.
The away form of Rangers however, is much more impressive, remaining unbeaten in their last six, winning five and drawing the one. The The Gers have put away 13 chances in these games, a let in just 0.
Kilmarnock lie just outside the playoff positions in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, picking up 49 points from their 37 games so far.
Rangers are leading the way in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, with their 37 games giving them a return of 90 points.
Current overall team form
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
FootyMad's prediction ...
Although Rangers have been far from successful in recent away games, we can see nothing other than an easy victory for them against Kilmarnock. Away win
|Kilmarnock||Failed to win in previous 4 home matches.
Not won in the 7 most recent games.
|Rangers||6 successive away victories.
7 games since last away draw.
Won each of the previous 3 matches.
Last drawn game 4 outings ago.
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