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The League Two meeting at Borough Briggs on Tuesday will see home team Elgin City playing Stranraer.
All of our predictions, stats and the user poll for Elgin City v Stranraer are shown below - along with the latest match odds.
Elgin City are hoping to win again following a 0-3 League Two triumph versus Annan Athletic.
For Elgin City, the goalscorers were Tony Dingwall (37'), Brian Cameron (41') and Smart Osadolor (90').
Elgin City have been on a persistent run of goalscoring form, finding the back of the net in each and every one of their last 6 matches.
They have totted up the amount of 10 during that time and have conceded a total of 7.
Coming into this clash, Elgin City haven’t won at home in the past 2 league games.
Stranraer come into this match following a 1-3 Scottish Cup win to defeat Brora Rangers in their previous game.
For Stranraer, the goalscorers were Ayrton Sonkur (88'), Matty Yates (100') and Thomas Orr (107'). Gillespie (26') was the scorer for Brora Rangers. The match went to extra time and was won by Stranraer.
Stephen Farrell's Stranraer have found the back of the net 12 times throughout their previous 6 matches. The total of goals that they have conceded during those same clashes equals 5.
Going into this game, the form guide shows that Stranraer:
- have not been beaten by Elgin City when they have played them away from home in the previous 2 matches in the league.
- are without an away win for the past 3 matches in the league.
Head to head
Looking over their prior head to head meetings dating back to 19/03/2011 tells us that Elgin City have won 2 of them & Stranraer 3, with the number of drawn matches being 1.
An aggregate of 21 goals were scored between the two sides during those clashes, with 10 of them from The Black and Whites and 11 netted by The Blues. That is an average goals per game value of 3.5.
The last league game between the two was League Two match day 1 on 17/10/2020 which finished with the scoreline of Stranraer 1-4 Elgin City.
The referee was Grant Irvine.
Team News: Elgin City
Elgin City boss Gavin Price does not have any fitness concerns to speak of before this game with a fully healthy squad to pick from.
Team News: Stranraer
With a completely healthy group available for selection, Stranraer manager Stephen Farrell has zero fitness concerns to speak of ahead of this match.
When taking everything into account, Stranraer will have a tough ask to get anything against this Elgin City outfit who we think should do enough to score at the other end and edge ahead.
Our tip is therefore for a narrow 1-0 win for Elgin City at full-time.
Let’s see how this one goes.
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🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Borough Briggs (4,520)
Captain: Euan Spark
Chairman: Graham Tatters
Manager: Gavin Price
Competitions: League Two position 3
⭐ Key Man: Brian Cameron
Usually playing in the Centre Midfield position, Brian Cameron was born in Scotland. Having made his senior debut playing for Elgin City in the 2007 - 2008 season, the gifted Midfielder has managed to score 3 league goals in this League Two 2020 - 2021 campaign so far in a total of 12 appearances.