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The League Two match at Cliftonhill Stadium on Saturday will see hosts Albion Rovers facing opposition in the form of Cowdenbeath.
Scroll down for all of our predictions, poll and stats for the Albion Rovers v Cowdenbeath game - as well as up-to-date odds.
Albion Rovers, buoyed by their previous result, will be hoping for more of the same after a 6-0 Challenge Cup success against St Mirren B.
Brian Reid's Albion Rovers have managed to score a sum total of 11 times in their past six outings. Conversely, the tally of goals that they have conceded in those same games amounts to 8.
A look at their previous results shows us that Albion Rovers:
- have left without a victory over Cowdenbeath in their previous 2 matches in the league.
- are without a home win in the past 2 league games.
Following on from tasting defeat last time out to Alloa Athletic in Challenge Cup competition, Cowdenbeath and their travelling supporters will be hoping that they can get a better result in this one.
The stats don’t lie, and Cowdenbeath have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 matches, conceding 9 goals overall. Defensively, Cowdenbeath have not been doing too well. Still, time will tell if that trend will be maintained here in this match or not.
Looking at the pre-match facts, Cowdenbeath:
- have not registered a win against Albion Rovers in away games against them for the last 9 league matches. Very poor away form.
- are without a win away from home in their last 3 league games.
Head to head
Looking at their past head to head clashes dating back to 26/03/2019 tells us that Albion Rovers have won 2 of them and Cowdenbeath 3, with the tally of drawn games being 1.
A combined total of 8 goals were scored between them in these games, with 3 of them for The Wee Rovers and 5 coming from The Blue Brazil. The average goals per game has been 1.33.
The last league game between these clubs was League Two match day 5 on 04/05/2021 which ended up with the score at Cowdenbeath 2-0 Albion Rovers.
The match was refereed by Alan Newlands.
Team News: Albion Rovers
The Albion Rovers manager Brian Reid will be happy not to have any fitness worries to speak of coming into this game thanks to a fully injury-free group available to choose from.
Team News: Cowdenbeath
With a fully healthy group to choose from, the Cowdenbeath manager Gary Bollan has no fitness concerns whatsoever coming into this clash.
We’ve got the feeling that Cowdenbeath are likely to score a goal against this Albion Rovers team, however that might not quite be as many as they will have scored against them.
We’re expecting a narrow 2-1 win for Albion Rovers by the conclusion of the game. It really should be an interesting one.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Cliftonhill Stadium (1,572)
Captain: Aron Lynas
Chairman: Ian Benton
Manager: Brian Reid
Competitions: League Two position 9, Challenge Cup (Second round)