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Peterhead will be visiting Station Park on Tuesday for the League One showdown with home side Forfar Athletic.
Full predictions, stats & game poll for the Forfar Athletic v Peterhead match are shown here (including the best match odds).
Forfar Athletic prepare for this match following a 2-2 Scottish Cup drawn game versus Edinburgh City.
The only name on the scoresheet from Forfar Athletic was Jordan Allan (13'). Ouzy See (6') and Lee Hamilton (25') scored for Edinburgh City. After a tense 5-3 penalty shootout, Forfar Athletic were victorious.
Over their prior 6 fixtures, Stuart Malcolm's Forfar Athletic have hit the back of the net 5 times, an average number of goals per match of 0.83.
Their prior results show that Forfar Athletic:
- have not been beaten in the league by Peterhead in their last 3 games.
- are without a home win in the past 8 league games. Something needs to change.
Following on from a loss in their previous game against Clyde in League One competition, Peterhead will be hoping to turn things around here.
Craig Howie (62') and Ross Cunningham (73') scored for Clyde.
The forward players for Peterhead have had real problems scoring goals over their previous 6 games, netting the disappointing return of only 4. In those matches, The Blue Toon have also seen the overall goal tally against them equal 4.
Ahead of this clash, Peterhead have not won against Forfar Athletic when they have played them away from home in the previous 2 matches in the league.
Head to head
Checking on their prior head-to-head meetings going back to 17/05/2017 shows us that Forfar Athletic have won 4 of these and Peterhead 1, with the tally of draws standing at 1.
An aggregate of 16 goals were scored between the two sides throughout the course of those matches, with 11 of them from The Loons and 5 for The Blue Toon . That’s an average goals per game of 2.67.
The previous league meeting between these clubs was League One match day 6 on 28/11/2020 when the final score was Peterhead 0-1 Forfar Athletic.
The match was refereed by Chris Graham.
Team News: Forfar Athletic
Michael Travis (Knock) and Darren Whyte (Knock) are unavailable for Forfar manager Stuart Malcolm.
Team News: Peterhead
Peterhead manager Jim McInally has multiple availability issues to deal with. Josh Mulligan (Ankle Injury), Alan Cook (Knee Injury) and Gary Fraser (Knee Injury) will not be playing here.
We’re inclined to think that Forfar Athletic will do well to register a score against this Peterhead side who we think should get a goal themselves and run out victorious.
Our tip is therefore for a hard-fought 0-1 winning margin for Peterhead at full-time.
Let’s see what happens.
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🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Station Park (6,777)
Captain: Michael Travis
Chairman: Scott Murdie
Manager: Stuart Malcolm
Competitions: League One position 10, Scottish Cup (Third Round)
🔑 Key Man: Chris Antoniazzi
Typically deployed in the Right Attacking Midfielder position, Chris Antoniazzi was born in Scotland. Having played his first senior match for Forfar Athletic in the 2020 - 2021 season, the skilful Midfielder has netted 2 league goals in the League One 2020 - 2021 campaign to date coming from a total of 8 appearances.