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The League One fixture at Balmoral Stadium on Saturday sees home side Cove Rangers play opponents Stirling Albion.
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Cove Rangers will be looking for a repeat result of a 1-0 League One triumph versus Montrose.
The only name on the scoresheet from Cove Rangers was Rumarn Burrell (45').
Cove Rangers haven’t been able to stop scoring goals, netting in one hundred percent of their last 6 games.
They have managed to rack up 9 during that period while seeing the number of goals scored against them stand at 4.
Heading into this fixture, Cove Rangers have not been beaten in their last 4 home league matches.
After a losing effort in their last game against Hamilton Academical in League One action, Stirling Albion and their travelling supporters will be hoping that they can get a better result in this one.
Kevin O'Hara (14', 56', 78') and Euan Henderson (38', 69') scored for Hamilton Academical.
The attacking players from Stirling Albion have had real problems scoring goals over their last six clashes, recording the poor return of just 4. In those fixtures, The Binos have also seen the overall goal aggregate of their opponents equal 12. We will just have to find out if that trend will be continued on in this game.
Heading into this contest, Stirling Albion haven’t won away from home in the past 2 matches in the league.
Head to head
The last league encounter between the two was League One match day 8 on 30/09/2023 and the score finished Stirling Albion 2-2 Cove Rangers.
The match was refereed by Craig Napier.
Team News: Cove Rangers
The Cove Rangers manager Paul Hartley has a full complement, with no fitness concerns whatsoever ahead of this match owing to a fully injury-free group to choose from.
Team News: Stirling Albion
Owing to a completely healthy group ready to go, the Stirling Albion manager Darren Young has no fitness worries at all coming into this clash.
We’re inclined to think that Stirling Albion have it within them to breach the defence of this Cove Rangers team, but that isn’t expected to prevent them from conceding a couple at the other end.
We’re tipping a narrow 2-1 winning margin for Cove Rangers after 90 minutes. Let’s wait and see how it plays out.
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🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Balmoral Stadium (3,023)
Captain: Mitch Megginson
Chairman: Keith Moorhouse
Manager: Paul Hartley
Competitions: League One position 3
⭐ Star Man: Mitch Megginson
Mostly playing in the Striker position, Mitch Megginson was born in Aberdeen, Scotland. Having made a first senior appearance for Aberdeen in the 2009 - 2010 season, the skilful Forward has bagged 4 league goals in this League One 2023 - 2024 campaign to date in a total of 7 appearances.