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The League Two fixture at MGM Timber Bayview Stadium on Saturday sees home side East Fife do battle with Stenhousemuir.
All of our predictions, stats and the user poll for East Fife v Stenhousemuir are shown below - as well as up-to-date odds.
East Fife won’t want a repeat of their last result here after a 1-0 League Two loss in their previous game against Elgin City.
Brian Cameron (44') was the scorer for Elgin City.
It’s not been often in recent times where East Fife have kept a clean sheet. The reality is that East Fife have been scored against in 5 of their previous 6 clashes, letting in 8 goals during that time.
Going into this game, the form guide shows that East Fife:
- have not won against Stenhousemuir in their previous 2 league games.
- haven’t won at home in the past 4 league games. Their fans aren't happy.
Stenhousemuir will go into this meeting following on from a 1-0 League Two win as they beat Dumbarton in their most recent match.
The only scorer from Stenhousemuir was Ross Taylor (65').
In their last 6 clashes, Stenhousemuir have bagged a tally of 9 goals. Stenhousemuir have also not failed to score on each one of those occasions. During those fixtures, they’ve had 4 goals go against them. That kind of trend might not be carried forward here, though.
Coming into this clash, Stenhousemuir have not lost to East Fife when they have played them away from home in the previous 4 league games. A very good record, indeed.
Head to head
An examination of their past head to head meetings going back to 20/09/2022 shows us that East Fife have won 1 of these & Stenhousemuir 3, with the number of drawn games being 2.
In all, 17 goals were scored between them throughout the course of those matches, with 7 from The Fife and 10 for The Warriors. That’s an average goals per game figure of 2.83.
The last league contest featuring the two was League Two match day 16 on 16/12/2023 which ended up with the score at Stenhousemuir 2-1 East Fife.
The match was refereed by Andy Gamble.
Team News: East Fife
The East Fife manager Dick Campbell doesn’t have any fitness worries at all coming into this game thanks to a completely healthy group to pick from.
Team News: Stenhousemuir
Owing to a fully injury-free squad to choose from, the Stenhousemuir manager Gary Naysmith doesn’t have any fitness concerns to speak of coming into this clash.
We believe that East Fife will need to apply a lot of pressure to find the net against this Stenhousemuir lineup who we reckon should gain the upper hand.
That’s why we have predicted a very even match with a 0-1 winning score for Stenhousemuir at the end of this game.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: MGM Timber Bayview Stadium (1,980)
Captain: Stewart Murdoch
Chairman: Jim Stevenson
Manager: Greig McDonald
Competitions: League Two position 6
🔑 Star Man: Nathan Austin
Mostly taking to the field in the Striker position, Nathan Austin was born in Hertfordshire, England. Having made his senior debut playing for East Fife in the 2013 - 2014 season, the accomplished Forward has managed 9 league goals in this League Two 2023 - 2024 season to date in a total of 22 appearances.