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Arbroath head to Palmerston Park on Saturday for the Championship tie with home side Queen Of The South.
Our Queen Of The South v Arbroath tips, poll and stats can be seen in full below (inc. the best betting odds).
Queen Of The South
Queen Of The South fans will want a repeat of their previous result, being a 0-1 Championship triumph versus Raith Rovers.
The only name on the scoresheet from Queen Of The South was Lee Connelly (12').
Allan Johnston's Queen Of The South have scored a sum total of 10 times over their prior 6 outings. The corresponding number of goals that they have conceded in those same games stands at 8.
Their prior results show that Queen Of The South:
- have not been beaten in the league by Arbroath in their previous 3 games.
- have not won at home in their last 6 league games. Things will have to change soon.
Arbroath head into the clash after a 4-0 Championship win to defeat Hamilton Academical in their last match.
For Arbroath, the goals were scored by Scott Stewart (45'), Michael McKenna (57'), Joel Nouble (80') and Nicky Low (85').
In their last six outings, Arbroath have bagged a total of 15 goals. Arbroath have also scored on each one of those occasions. Over that period, they have had 6 goals go against them.
Leading up to this clash, Arbroath:
- have not won against Queen Of The South in games played away from home for the previous 9 league games. An awful away record.
- are undefeated in their last 2 league matches away from home.
Head to head
Looking at their most recent head to head clashes stretching back to 03/08/2019 shows that Queen Of The South have won 2 of these & Arbroath 1, with the tally of drawn results standing at 3.
An aggregate of 16 goals were produced between them in this period, with 9 of them for The Doonhamers and 7 belonging to The Red Lichties. That’s an average goals per game figure of 2.67.
The previous league encounter between the two was Championship match day 19 on 06/03/2021 and the score finished Arbroath 2-4 Queen Of The South.
The match was refereed by Gavin Duncan.
Team News: Queen Of The South
The Queen Of The South boss Allan Johnston has a full complement, with no fitness concerns at all before this clash thanks to a fully healthy squad to pick from.
Team News: Arbroath
Owing to a completely injury-free group to choose from, the Arbroath manager Dick Campbell has zero fitness concerns to report before this match.
We are of the inclination to think that Arbroath and Queen Of The South are both capable of scoring here.
There should be little in it, and a draw looks to be quite a realistic result. We’re therefore expecting a hard-fought 1-1 score at the end of the 90.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Queen Of The South
Stadium: Palmerston Park (8,690)
Captain: Willie Gibson
Chairman: Billy Hewitson
Manager: Allan Johnston
Competitions: Championship position 5, Challenge Cup (Second round)
⭐ Star Man: Ruari Paton
Mostly playing in the Striker position, Ruari Paton was born in Dublin, Rep. Ireland. Having made his senior debut playing for Queen Of The South in the 2021 - 2022 season, the accomplished Forward has scored 2 league goals in the Championship 2021 - 2022 season to date coming from a total of 5 appearances.