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Albion Rovers will be facing away team Stenhousemuir at Cliftonhill Stadium in this League Two fixture on Saturday.
All Albion Rovers v Stenhousemuir match predictions, user poll and stats are shown below - plus the latest match odds.
Albion Rovers are hoping to win again after their last result, the 3-2 League Two victory vs Stranraer.
For Albion Rovers, goals were scored by Charlie Reilly (8'), Kieran Dolan (51') and Lewis Wilson (93'). Paul Woods (15') and Tommy Muir (28') scored for Stranraer.
Matches featuring Albion Rovers have usually been engaging ones recently with high scoring the rule rather than the exception. Over their past 6 games, the sum total of 20 goals have been recorded for both sides combined (at an average of 3.33 goals per game) with 8 of these coming from Albion Rovers. Even so, we’ll just have to find out if that pattern shall be sustained in this next match or not.
Ahead of this meeting, Albion Rovers have not emerged victorious against Stenhousemuir in their previous 2 league matches.
Following on from a loss in their previous game against Stirling Albion in League Two action, Stenhousemuir and their travelling supporters will be hoping that they can get a better result in this one.
For Stenhousemuir, the scorers were Thomas Orr (25') and Jordan Tapping (76' Own goal). Nathan Flanagan (80') scored for Stirling Albion.
Stenhousemuir have seen success in front of goal leading up to this encounter, having scored 10 goals in their last 6 matches. This doesn’t mask the fact that Stenhousemuir have been somewhat leaky at the back, having also been scored against in 6 of those same clashes.
Looking at their past form shows that Stenhousemuir:
- have not been beaten by Albion Rovers when they have played them away from home in the previous 2 league games.
- are undefeated in their previous 2 league matches away from home.
Head to head
Checking on their prior head-to-head meetings going back to 15/02/2020 shows that Albion Rovers have won 1 of these games & Stenhousemuir 4, with the tally of drawn results being 1.
In all, 16 goals were produced between them during those clashes, with 5 of them from The Wee Rovers and 11 for The Warriors. This gives an average number of goals per game equal to 2.67.
Team News: Albion Rovers
There aren’t many personnel worries, with just the lone fitness concern for the Albion Rovers boss Brian Reid to contend with thanks to an otherwise robust squad. Kyle Doherty (Fractured Foot) is sidelined.
Team News: Stenhousemuir
With a fully injury-free group available for selection, the Stenhousemuir manager Stephen Swift has no fitness worries to speak of before this clash. Euan O'Reilly cannot play in this game through suspension.
We’re thinking that Stenhousemuir and Albion Rovers could both end up scoring in what appears to be a good match-up, with little separating these two teams.
Let’s see what happens, but it could well be that we end up with scores level. We therefore see a very even match with a score draw after 90 minutes.
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🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Cliftonhill Stadium (1,572)
Captain: Aron Lynas
Chairman: Ian Benton
Manager: Brian Reid
Competitions: League Two position 8
⭐ Star Player: Kyle Doherty
Mostly taking to the field in the Striker position, Kyle Doherty was born in Scotland. After having played his first senior match for Albion Rovers in the 2021 - 2022 season, the gifted Forward has got 3 league goals in this League Two 2021 - 2022 season so far coming from a total of 14 appearances.