FM Preview: Motherwell v Rangers 30 Apr 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 29th April 2011
The game between Motherwell and Rangers in the Scottish Premier on 30th April 2011 at 12:00 takes centre stage for FootyMad's preview analysis.
History of the Motherwell v Rangers fixture
Rangers face a trip to Motherwell at Fir Park at lunchtime on Saturday, looking to further improve upon a decent past record there. So far, the The Gers have winning an impressive 73 games, and losing 30.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was earlier this season, as the visitors ran out cosy 1 - 4 winners in a Scottish Premier match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2010/2011||Sat 12 Feb||Rangers||6 - 0||Motherwell||Scottish Premier|
|2010/2011||Sun 30 Jan||Rangers||2 - 1||Motherwell||Scottish League Cup|
|2010/2011||Sun 26 Dec||Motherwell||1 - 4||Rangers||Scottish Premier|
|2010/2011||Sat 16 Oct||Rangers||4 - 1||Motherwell||Scottish Premier|
|2009/2010||Sun 09 May||Rangers||3 - 3||Motherwell||Scottish Premier|
|2009/2010||Wed 10 Feb||Motherwell||1 - 1||Rangers||Scottish Premier|
|2009/2010||Sat 19 Dec||Rangers||6 - 1||Motherwell||Scottish Premier|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Motherwell have an excellent home record, winning five and losing just one of the last six games. The The 'Well have scored 10 and conceded 3 during this period.
Rangers's away form is equally impressive, remaining unbeaten in their last six, winning five and drawing the one. The The Gers have managed to tuck away 9 goals in this period, and concede just the 0.
Motherwell lie just outside the playoff positions in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, picking up 45 points from their 34 games so far.
Rangers are leading the way in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, with their 34 games giving them a return of 81 points.
Current overall team form
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
FootyMad's prediction ...
Nothing appears to be going right for the The Gers out on the road recently, yet the Madmen can see a turn around in fortunes as they battle to a victory in a closely fought contest at Motherwell. Away win
|Motherwell||Won 5 successive home games.
10 games since last home draw.
Unbeaten run of 6 matches.
|Rangers||5 successive away victories.
6 games since last away draw.
7 games since last defeat.
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