FM Preview: Rangers v St. Mirren 15 Oct 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 14th October 2011
The game between Rangers and St. Mirren in the Scottish Premier on 15th October 2011 at 15:00 takes centre stage for FootyMad's preview analysis.
History of the Rangers v St. Mirren fixture
Rangers prepare to entertain St. Mirren at Ibrox Stadium on Saturday afternoon, with high hopes of improving on their excellent record against the opposition, having taken all the points from 90 of the 120 contests.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Ibrox Stadium was less than a year ago, in April 2011, the Gers carving out a narrow 2-1 victory in a Scottish Premier match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2010/2011||Sat 16 Apr||Rangers||2-1||St. Mirren||Scottish Premier|
|2010/2011||Sun 06 Mar||St. Mirren||0 - 1||Rangers||Scottish Premier|
|2010/2011||Sun 07 Nov||St. Mirren||1 - 3||Rangers||Scottish Premier|
|2009/2010||Sun 21 Mar||St. Mirren||0 - 1||Rangers||Scottish League Cup|
|2009/2010||Sat 06 Mar||Rangers||3 - 1||St. Mirren||Scottish Premier|
|2009/2010||Wed 17 Feb||Rangers||1 - 0||St. Mirren||Scottish F.A. Cup|
|2009/2010||Sat 06 Feb||St. Mirren||0 - 0||Rangers||Scottish F.A. Cup|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Rangers have lost just once in their last six home games, winning four and drawing the other one. A total of 10 goals have been scored by the Gers in those games, with 4 conceded.
The Buddies have had a decent run of form away from home recently, coming away with three points on 3 occasions, but drawing 1 and losing 2. The Buddies's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 10 goals for and 9 against.
Rangers are leading the way in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, with their 10 games giving them a return of 28 points.
St. Mirren lie just outside the playoff positions in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, picking up 12 from their 10 games so far.
Current overall team form
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
FootyMad's prediction ...
Attention punters! We see this as an opportunity for the Gers to get the show back on the road by taking all the three points available. Home Win
|Rangers||Won 4 successive home games.
5 games since last home draw.
Won their latest 3 matches.
Not drawn a match in their last 7 .
|St. Mirren||6 games since last away draw.
Last drawn game 5 outings ago.
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