FM Preview: Rangers v Hamilton Academical 15 Jan 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 14th January 2011
The game between Rangers and Hamilton Academical in the Scottish Premier on Saturday, 15th January 2011 at 15:00 takes centre stage for FootyMad's preview analysis.
Rangers prepare to entertain Hamilton Academical at Ibrox Stadium on Saturday afternoon, aiming to maintain a near-perfect record against their opponents. The The Gers have won 42 of the 47 matches the two teams have contested.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Ibrox Stadium was less than a year ago, in April 2010, the The Gers carving out a narrow 1-0 victory 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:|
|2010/2011||Sat 11 Sep||Hamilton Ac.||1 - 2||Rangers||SPL|
|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|
Recent respective form guides
Rangers have managed to pick up just two wins from their last six home games, losing three, The The Gers's have scored 6 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 7.
Hamilton Ac. have an average recent record on the road, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While the Accies have hit 5 goals, 11 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Rangers's total of 41 points from their 17 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier. Hamilton Ac. find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 18 games have yielded only 12 points.
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 exactly setting the world alight at Ibrox Stadium at the moment, but your FootyMad team are quietly confident that they can ease past Hamilton Ac. in this game. Home Win
|Rangers||6 games since last home draw.|
Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
|Hamilton Ac.||Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.|
Not won in previous 2 away matches.
4 games since last defeat.