FM Preview: Rangers v St. Mirren 16 Apr 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 15th April 2011
FootyMad attempt to assist you with their form guide as Rangers take on St. Mirren in a Scottish Premier match on 16th April 2011 at 15:00.
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 89 of the 119 contests.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Ibrox Stadium was just last season, in March 2010, with Rangers running out comfortable 3-1 winners in a Scottish Premier match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|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|
|2009/2010||Wed 27 Jan||St. Mirren||0 - 2||Rangers||Scottish Premier|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Rangers have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 15 goals for the The Gers, with 6 goals against.
St. Mirren have an average recent record on the road, winning 2 of the last six, but losing the other 4. While the Buddies have hit 6 goals, 9 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Rangers's total of 74 points from their 31 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier.
St. Mirren are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 28 points from 32 matches.
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 The Gers to get the show back on the road by taking all the three points available. Home Win
|Rangers||Been beaten in each of their previous 2 home matches.
Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Won their latest 3 matches.
Not drawn a match in their last 7 .
|St. Mirren||Lost each of the previous 4 away matches.
Not won in previous 4 away matches.
Last drawn game 6 outings ago.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here
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