FM Preview: Rangers v Inverness Caledonian Thistle 18 Jan 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Monday, 17th January 2011
The game between Rangers and Inverness Caledonian Thistle in the Scottish Premier on Tuesday, 18th January 2011 at 19:45 takes centre stage for FootyMad's preview analysis.
Rangers prepare to entertain Inverness Caledonian Thistle at Ibrox Stadium on Tuesday evening, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 9 games played, The Gers have recorded 3 wins, and Inverness CT have come away with 2 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Ibrox Stadium was earlier this season, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1-1 final scoreline 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 Dec||Inverness CT||1 - 1||Rangers||SPL|
|2010/2011||Sat 30 Oct||Rangers||1-1||Inverness CT||SPL|
|2008/2009||Wed 04 Mar||Rangers||0 - 1||Inverness CT||SPL|
|2008/2009||Sun 04 Jan||Inverness CT||0 - 3||Rangers||SPL|
|2008/2009||Sat 01 Nov||Rangers||5 - 0||Inverness CT||SPL|
|2007/2008||Sun 20 Jan||Inverness CT||0 - 1||Rangers||SPL|
|2007/2008||Sat 03 Nov||Rangers||2 - 0||Inverness CT||SPL|
Recent respective form guides
Rangers have had an average home run of late, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. A total of 9 goals have been scored by the The Gers in those games, with 6 conceded.
Inverness CT have an average recent record on the road, collecting 2 wins and 3 draws from the last six. The Caley Thistle's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 8 goals for and 6 against.
Rangers's total of 44 points from their 18 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier. Inverness CT lie just outside the playoff positions in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, picking up 28 from their 21 games so far.
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 ...
None of the two sides are showing much worthwhile form at present, so the Madmen can look no further than a single point for the The Gers. Score draw
|Rangers||7 games since last home draw.|
Not drawn a match in their last 4 .
|Inverness CT||Not won in previous 4 away matches.|