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The League One meeting at Meadowbank Stadium on Saturday sees home side Edinburgh City up against Queen Of The South.
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Edinburgh City will be hoping for a better result following a 3-2 League One losing effort in their last game against Kelty Hearts.
For Edinburgh City, the scorers were Olly McDonald (18') and Findlay Marshall (92'). Joe McGlynn (26', 55') and Ross Cunningham (82') scored for Kelty Hearts.
Their more recent scorelines reveal that there is much shakiness in the Edinburgh City defence. Edinburgh City have watched an embarrassing 19 goals go past their goalkeeper during the period covering their previous 6 outings. We shall soon see whether or not that trend will be sustained here.
Coming into this contest, Edinburgh City are without a win at home for the past 4 league games. Things will have to change soon.
Queen Of The South
In their previous fixture, Queen Of The South drew 0-0 in the League One tie with Kelty Hearts.
The strike force from Queen Of The South have suffered from a lack of goals over their previous six encounters, netting the poor return of only 3. In those fixtures, The Doonhamers have also seen the collective goal aggregate of opposing teams equal 5.
Coming into this meeting, Queen Of The South are undefeated in their previous 2 away league matches.
Head to head
An examination of past results between these clubs going back to 22/09/2022 shows that these encounters have not been fruitful for Edinburgh City. They’ve not managed to get any wins at all whereas Queen Of The South have maintained the edge over them, winning in 100% of those matches played.
A sum of 19 goals were shared by the two clubs in this period, with 3 from The Citizens and 16 for The Doonhamers. The average number of goals per game works out to 3.17.
The last league fixture between the two was League One match day 17 on 16/12/2023 when the final score was Queen Of The South 3-1 Edinburgh City.
The referee was George Calder.
Team News: Edinburgh City
The Edinburgh City manager Michael McIndoe has zero fitness concerns at all coming into this game owing to a completely healthy group available to select from.
Team News: Queen Of The South
With a fully healthy squad available to select from, the Queen Of The South boss Marvin Bartley has no fitness concerns to speak of before this match.
When taking all factors into account, Queen Of The South have the ability to see a lot of the ball and convert quite a few goal-scoring opportunities.
At the same time, Edinburgh City could well find it tough to find success in front of goal, although we do see them scoring here.
Accordingly, we see a controlled 1-3 margin for Queen Of The South when the full-time whistle blows.
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⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Meadowbank Stadium (1,320)
Captain: Alieu Faye
Chairman: John Dickson
Manager: Michael McIndoe
Competitions: League One position 10