FM Preview: St. Mirren v Rangers 24 Dec 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 23rd December 2011
The game between St. Mirren and Rangers in the Scottish Premier on 24th December 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 Saturday, looking to further improve upon a decent past record there. So far, the Gers have winning an impressive 74 games, and losing 23.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in March 2011, with Rangers inflicting a narrow 0 - 1 defeat upon the Buddies in a Scottish Premier match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Sat 15 Oct||Rangers||1 - 1||St. Mirren||Scottish Premier|
|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|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
St. Mirren have managed to pick up just two wins from their last six home games, losing three, The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 8 to 7.
The away form of Rangers however, is much more impressive, picking up four victories from the last six. Those games have seen the Gers pummel 12 goals, and let in 5.
St. Mirren see themselves just below half way in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, showing a record of 22 points from their 19 games played so far,
Rangers are leading the way in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, with their 19 games giving them a return of 48 points.
Current overall team form
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
FootyMad's prediction ...
Gers have been performing with great credit on their travels, and the Madmen see no reason why they should not return from St Mirren Park with an easy victory. Away win
|St. Mirren||Drawn each of their last 2 games.
Not won in the 4 most recent games.
|Rangers||11 games since last away draw.
Won each of the previous 3 matches.
Last drawn game 5 outings ago.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here
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