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Spartans will take to the pitch with visitors Peterhead at Ainslie Park Stadium in this League Two clash on Saturday.
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Spartans won’t want a repeat of their last result here following the 3-2 League Two defeat last time out to Stenhousemuir.
For Spartans, the goals were scored by Bradley Whyte (16') and Blair Henderson (62'). Matthew Aitken (61', 64') and Nicky Jamieson (77') scored for Stenhousemuir.
Fixtures involving Spartans have tended to be lively affairs recently with a lot of goalmouth action the rule rather than the exception. Over their past six games alone, a grand total of 25 goals have been recorded for both sides combined (at an average of 4.17 goals per game) with 14 of them accredited to Spartans. In any event, we must now wait to see whether the trend might persist here in this match.
Heading into this fixture, Spartans are undefeated in their previous 3 league matches at home.
After being beaten in their last game against Stenhousemuir in League Two competition, Peterhead will be hoping to turn things around here.
Michael Anderson (23') and Adam Brown (28') scored for Stenhousemuir.
Demonstrating their partiality to eventful encounters, we’ve had goals 20 times in the prior 6 matches in which Peterhead have sent out their troops, making it an average of 3.33 goals each meeting. Their opponents have managed 5 of these goals.
Head to head
The previous league contest between these sides was League Two match day 4 on 26/08/2023 when it finished Peterhead 0-1 Spartans.
The referee was Daniel Graves.
Team News: Spartans
The Spartans manager Dougie Samuel will be thankful to have no fitness concerns to speak of coming into this clash owing to a completely injury-free group available to choose from.
Team News: Peterhead
Owing to a completely healthy squad ready to go, the Peterhead boss Jordon Brown has no fitness worries to report before this match.
We envisage that Peterhead are certainly able to find the back of the net against this Spartans side, however that possibly won’t be enough to avoid a loss.
Our tip is for a very close game with a 2-1 winning margin for Spartans at the end of this one. It will be interesting to see how this one goes.
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⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Ainslie Park Stadium (3,612)
Captain: Kevin Waugh
Chairman: Craig Graham
Manager: Dougie Samuel
Competitions: League Two position 4
⭐ Key Player: Jamie Dishington
Mostly taking to the field in the Right Wing position, Jamie Dishington was born in Scotland. Having made a first senior appearance for Spartans in the 2023 - 2024 season, the dangerous Forward has scored 3 league goals in this League Two 2023 - 2024 season to date in 10 appearances.