FM Preview: Rangers v Motherwell 12 Feb 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 11th February 2011
The game between Rangers and Motherwell in the Scottish Premier on Saturday, 12th February 2011 at 15:00 takes centre stage for FootyMad's preview analysis.
Rangers prepare to entertain Motherwell at Ibrox Stadium on Saturday afternoon, aiming to maintain a near-perfect record against their opponents. The The Gers have won 107 of the 132 matches the two teams have contested.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Ibrox Stadium was earlier this season, when they eased past their opponents in a high-scoring 4-1 thriller, 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||Sun 30 Jan||Rangers||2 - 1||Motherwell||SLGC|
|2010/2011||Sun 26 Dec||Motherwell||1 - 4||Rangers||SPL|
|2010/2011||Sat 16 Oct||Rangers||4-1||Motherwell||SPL|
|2009/2010||Sun 09 May||Rangers||3 - 3||Motherwell||SPL|
|2009/2010||Wed 10 Feb||Motherwell||1 - 1||Rangers||SPL|
|2009/2010||Sat 19 Dec||Rangers||6 - 1||Motherwell||SPL|
|2009/2010||Sat 12 Sep||Motherwell||0 - 0||Rangers||SPL|
Recent respective form guides
Rangers have lost just once in their last six home games, winning four and drawing the other one. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 11 goals for the The Gers, with 4 goals against.
Motherwell have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. The The 'Well's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 6 goals for and 4 against.
Rangers's total of 53 points from their 22 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier. Motherwell see themselves just below half way in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, showing a record of 28 points from their 23 games played 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 ...
Rangers may be coming up against a decent side in Motherwell, but I do believe that its going to result in a narrow home win for the The Gers. Home Win
|Rangers||Unbeaten in the last 6 home games.|
Unbeaten run of 4 matches.
|Motherwell||6 games since last away draw.|
Last drawn game 6 outings ago.