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The League Two game at Central Park on Saturday sees hosts Cowdenbeath facing Albion Rovers.
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Cowdenbeath will be hoping to bounce back here following a 0-1 League Cup defeat last time out to Raith Rovers.
A common aspect of more recent Cowdenbeath games is seeing a zero in the scoreline.
From their prior 6 matches leading up to this one, in 5 of them a bet on BTTS would have been a loser. That pattern won’t necessarily be carried forward into this next game, of course.
Pre-game facts show that Cowdenbeath:
- haven't lost in the league to Albion Rovers in their last 2 games.
- are without a win at home for the past 2 league matches.
Since tasting defeat last time out to Hamilton Academical in League Cup competition, Albion Rovers will be hoping to turn things around here.
Indicating their predisposition for action-packed matches, goals have been celebrated 22 times in the prior six games in which Albion Rovers have played, making it a mean average of 3.67 goals for each fixture. Opposing teams have managed 17 from this total.
Coming into this meeting, Albion Rovers have not beaten Cowdenbeath when they've played them away from home in the last 4 matches in the league. Not good.
Head to head
Checking on their most recent head-to-head clashes dating back to 22/09/2018 tells us that Cowdenbeath have won 3 of them & Albion Rovers 1, with the tally of drawn matches being 2.
A total of 10 goals were scored between them throughout the course of those matches, with 6 from The Blue Brazil and 4 belonging to The Wee Rovers. That’s an average goals per game figure of 1.67.
The previous league match featuring these clubs was League Two match day 20 on 03/03/2020 when it finished Cowdenbeath 2-1 Albion Rovers.
The referee was David Dickinson.
Team News: Cowdenbeath
Cowdenbeath boss Gary Bollan has zero fitness concerns at all ahead of this match with a fully healthy squad available for selection.
Team News: Albion Rovers
Owing to a completely injury-free group available to choose from, Albion Rovers boss Brian Reid does not have any fitness concerns whatsoever before this game.
We’re of the opinion that Albion Rovers have the ability to find the back of the net against this Cowdenbeath outfit, although it possibly won’t be enough to avoid defeat.
We are anticipating a narrow 2-1 winning margin for Cowdenbeath by the time that the referee blows the final whistle. Should be an interesting one.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Central Park (4,309)
Captain: Craig Barr
Chairman: Donald Findlay
Manager: Gary Bollan
Competitions: League Two position 8, League Cup (Group A)
⭐ Star Player: Brad Smith
Typically used in the Centre Midfield position, Brad Smith was born in Dundee, Scotland. Having made a first senior appearance for Dundee United in the 2015 - 2016 season, the dangerous Midfielder has netted 2 league goals in this League Two 2020 - 2021 campaign to date coming from a total of 3 appearances.