FM Preview: St. Mirren v Rangers 06 Mar 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Saturday, 5th March 2011
The game between St. Mirren and Rangers in the Scottish Premier on 6th March 2011 at 12:45 takes centre stage for FootyMad's preview analysis.
History of the St. Mirren v Rangers fixture
Rangers face a trip to St. Mirren at St Mirren Park at lunchtime on Sunday, looking to further improve upon a decent past record there. So far, the The Gers have winning an impressive 73 games, and losing 23.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was earlier this season, as the visitors ran out cosy 1 - 3 winners in a Scottish Premier match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|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|
|2009/2010||Sat 07 Nov||Rangers||2 - 1||St. Mirren||Scottish Premier|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
St. Mirren need to improve on their recent home record of just 3 draws from the previous six. While Buddies have scored 4, a worringly large 9 have been leaked at the other end.
Rangers's away form is none too clever either, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. A generous 8 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.
St. Mirren are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 22 points from 27 matches.
Rangers's total of 59 points from their 25 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier.
Current overall team form
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
FootyMad's prediction ...
Nothing appears to be going right for the The Gers out on the road recently, yet the Madmen can see a turn around in fortunes as they battle to a victory in a closely fought contest at St. Mirren. Away win
|St. Mirren||Failed to win in previous 10 home matches.
Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
|Rangers||Not won in previous 3 away matches.
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