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Montrose will be hosting away team Airdrie United at Links Park Stadium in the League One tie on Saturday.
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Montrose prepare for this game coming off the back of a 0-0 League One drawn game vs Dumbarton.
Over their prior six fixtures, Stewart Petrie's Montrose have netted a total of 9 times, an average number of goals scored per match equal to 1.5.
Their past results show that Montrose:
- haven't been beaten in the league by Airdrie United in their last 3 matches.
- have not been beaten in their last 4 league matches at home.
Airdrie United head into the meeting after a 2-1 League One win vs Falkirk in their previous outing.
For Airdrie United, goals were scored by Ally Roy (9') and Dale Carrick (81'). Charlie Telfer (35') scored for Falkirk.
The stats don’t lie, and Airdrie United have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 matches, letting opponents get 10 goals overall. In defence, The Diamonds have clearly had some problems. However, time will tell if the trend will persist in this upcoming game.
Head to head
A look at their most recent head to head clashes going back to 02/03/2019 tells us that Montrose have won 4 of them & Airdrie United 2, with the tally of drawn games being 0.
11 goals were produced between them during those clashes, with 7 from The Gable Endies and 4 belonging to The Diamonds . That’s an average goals per game of 1.83.
The last league game featuring these clubs was League One match day 8 on 12/12/2020 when it ended Airdrie United 0-1 Montrose.
The match was refereed by Grant Irvine.
Team News: Montrose
Montrose boss Stewart Petrie has zero fitness worries at all before this game owing to a completely injury-free group available to choose from.
Team News: Airdrie United
With a completely healthy squad available to choose from, Airdrie United boss Ian Murray does not have any fitness worries to report before this game.
In this game, Airdrie United must be fancied to breach the defence of this Montrose side, although it may not quite prevent them from conceding a couple at the other end.
We’re predicting a close game with a 2-1 advantage for Montrose by the time that the referee blows the final whistle.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Links Park Stadium (4,936)
Captain: Paul Watson
Chairman: John Crawford
Manager: Stewart Petrie
Competitions: League One position 3, Scottish Cup (Fourth Round)
🔑 Key Man: Graham Webster
Regularly playing in the Right Attacking Midfielder position, Graham Webster was born in Carnoustie, Scotland. After having made a senior debut playing for Dundee in the 2010 - 2011 season, the accomplished Midfielder has hit 7 league goals in the League One 2020 - 2021 campaign to date from a total of 14 appearances.