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Queen's Park will visit Stark's Park on Saturday for the Championship tie with home team Raith Rovers.
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Raith Rovers won’t want a repeat of their last result here following the 2-0 Championship defeat in their last game at the hands of Dundee.
Zach Robinson (49', 54') scored for Dundee.
Over their past 6 games, Ian Murray's Raith Rovers have hit the target a combined total of 8 times giving them an average number of goals scored per match of 1.33.
Ahead of this meeting, Raith Rovers haven't been defeated in their previous 4 league matches at home.
Queen's Park head into the game following on from a 2-1 Championship win over Inverness C.T. in their last fixture.
For Queen's Park, goals were scored by Charlie Fox (50') and Simon Murray (73'). Billy McKay (18') was the scorer for Inverness C.T.
Demonstrating their penchant for action-packed matches, goals have been celebrated 20 times in the prior six matches in which Queen's Park have played, making it a mean average of 3.33 goals for each clash. Opposition teams have hit 11 of this grand total. Having said that, time will tell whether that pattern shall be replicated in this upcoming game.
Ahead of this clash, Queen's Park are winless against Raith Rovers when having played them away from home in the previous 4 matches in the league. Not good at all.
Head to head
A look at their past head-to-head meetings dating back to 02/05/2009 shows us that Raith Rovers have won 5 of these games & Queen's Park 1, with the number of drawn matches being 0.
An aggregate of 15 goals were produced between them in these games, with 13 of them for The Rovers and 2 coming from The Spiders. This gives an average number of goals per game equal to 2.5.
The last league match between these clubs was Championship match day 9 on 01/10/2022 when it ended Queen's Park 1-0 Raith Rovers.
The referee was Grant Irvine.
Team News: Raith Rovers
Nearly everyone is up for selection, with just the lone fitness concern for the Raith Rovers boss Ian Murray to contend with thanks to an almost full-strength group. Tom Lang (Cruciate Ligament Surgery) will miss out.
Team News: Queen's Park
Owing to a completely injury-free squad available to select from, the Queen's Park boss Owen Coyle doesn’t have any fitness concerns to report before this match.
We’ve got the feeling that Queen's Park have the firepower to get a goal against this Raith Rovers team, however it may not be as many as they’ll concede.
We reckon that it will be a close game with a 2-1 win for Raith Rovers after the 90. We are expecting it to be pretty even.
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🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Stark's Park (8,867)
Captain: Scott Brown
Chairman: Steven MacDonald
Manager: Ian Murray
Competitions: Championship position 5, Challenge Cup (Fourth round)
⭐ Star Man: Aidan Connolly
Mostly used in the Right Attacking Midfielder position, Aidan Connolly was born in Dundee, Scotland. After making a first senior appearance for Queen's Park in the 2012 - 2013 season, the dangerous Midfielder has hit 5 league goals in the Championship 2022 - 2023 season so far coming from a total of 15 appearances.