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East Fife will be the visitors at Borough Briggs on Saturday for the League Two showdown with home side Elgin City.
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Elgin City, following on from their previous result, will be hoping for more of the same after the 1-0 League Two triumph versus East Fife.
The only scorer from Elgin City was Brian Cameron (44').
It has been seldom in recent times where Elgin City have shown defensive steel. The facts show that Elgin City have seen their defence breached in 6 of their previous 6 matches, giving up 11 goals along the way.
Ahead of this meeting, Elgin City have not beaten East Fife in their previous 7 matches in the league.
In the course of their six previous matches, Greig McDonald's East Fife have managed to stick the ball in the net 6 times, giving them a goals per game average of 1.
Their past results show that East Fife:
- have not been beaten by Elgin City when they've played them away from home in the last 4 matches in the league. A very decent away record against them.
- haven't been defeated in their previous 3 away league matches.
Head to head
Looking over their prior head-to-head meetings stretching back to 07/01/2023 shows us that Elgin City have won 1 of these and East Fife 4, with the tally of drawn results standing at 1.
In all, 16 goals were yielded between them in this period, with 4 of them for The Black and Whites and 12 being from The Fife. The average goals per game has been 2.67.
The last league encounter between the two was League Two match day 23 on 03/02/2024 when the final score was Elgin City 1-0 East Fife.
Team News: Elgin City
The Elgin City boss Allan Hale has zero fitness worries whatsoever before this match owing to a completely healthy squad ready to go.
Team News: East Fife
With a fully injury-free squad available to choose from, the East Fife boss Greig McDonald has no fitness worries to speak of coming into this game.
East Fife and Elgin City could end up without much reward for their efforts here.
Let’s see what happens, but it could well be that we end up with scores level and two clean sheets. We’re therefore seeing a 0-0 score when the full-time whistle blows.
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⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Borough Briggs (4,520)
Captain: Matthew Cooper
Chairman: Isla Benzie
Manager: Allan Hale
Competitions: League Two position 9
🔑 Star Man: Russell Dingwall
Generally taking up the Central Attacking Midfielder position, Russell Dingwall was born in Dingwall, Scotland. Having played his first senior match for Ross County in the 2016 - 2017 season, the skilful Midfielder has managed 3 league goals in the League Two 2023 - 2024 season to date coming from a total of 15 appearances.