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It’s almost time for League Cup action taking place on Saturday when Stranraer meet East Kilbride.
Full predictions, stats & game poll for the Stranraer v East Kilbride match are shown here - as well as up-to-date odds.
Stranraer will be wanting a better result here after a 1-0 League Cup defeat in their last game at the hands of Clyde.
It has not been often in recent times where Stranraer haven’t conceded. In fact, The Blues have seen their defence breached in 5 of their previous 6 games, letting in 9 goals in the process.
In their last game, East Kilbride drew 0-0 in the League Cup tie with Greenock Morton.
A tendency of at least one side getting a clean sheet in games involving East Kilbride has become fairly consistent in recent matches. A glance at their last six games shows that it’s happened 5 times. During these clashes, opposing sides have hit a goal aggregate of 10 and The Kilby have scored 2. We shall soon find out whether or not that trend will be continued on in this game.
Team News: Stranraer
Stranraer manager Jamie Hamill will be grateful not to have any fitness concerns whatsoever ahead of this game owing to a completely healthy group available for selection.
Team News: East Kilbride
Owing to a fully healthy squad available to select from, East Kilbride boss Jim Paterson does not have any fitness worries whatsoever before this game.
Our thinking is that East Kilbride might need a bit of good fortune to score goals against this Stranraer outfit who we reckon should score at least once to gain the upper hand.
We’re therefore tipping a very even contest with a 1-0 victory for Stranraer at the end of the 90 minutes.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Stair Park (4,178)
Captain: Grant Gallagher
Chairman: Shaun Niven
Manager: Jamie Hamill
Competitions: League Cup (Group G)