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Stranraer will arrive at Hampden Park on Friday for the League Two tie with hosts Queen's Park.
Our Queen's Park v Stranraer predictions, statistics and match poll can be seen below (plus the best game odds).
Queen's Park head into this game after a 0-0 League Two tied result versus Elgin City.
Their latest results reveal that huge efforts have been put in by the Queen's Park rearguard. The Spiders have been miserly, resulting in the tally of goals that have gone past their goalkeeper over the course of their previous 6 games standing at 3. We will just have to see whether or not that trend will end up being continued on here.
Stranraer will come into the encounter following a 0-2 League Two win in the defeat of Albion Rovers in their most recent match.
For Stranraer, the goalscorers were James Hilton (43') and João Victoria (84').
A tendency of at least one team not managing to score in games involving Stranraer has been evident of late. Examining their last six games shows that this has occurred 5 times. In these clashes, their opponents have hit a goal tally of 7 and The Blues have scored 8.
Head to head
An examination of their past head-to-head meetings going back to 26/08/2017 shows us that Queen's Park have won 3 of them and Stranraer 1, with the number of drawn matches being 2.
In all, 20 goals were shared by the two clubs in these games, with 11 for The Spiders and 9 being from The Blues. That’s an average goals per game figure of 3.33.
The previous league fixture featuring these clubs was League Two match day 11 on 20/03/2021 which finished with the scoreline of Queen's Park 3-0 Stranraer.
The match was refereed by Duncan Williams.
Team News: Queen's Park
Queen's Park boss Ray McKinnon has zero fitness worries to speak of before this match owing to a fully injury-free group available for selection.
Team News: Stranraer
Thanks to a completely injury-free group to choose from, Stranraer manager Stephen Farrell has no fitness concerns at all before this game.
Our feeling is that Stranraer are likely to put one past this Queen's Park team, however that might not be enough to avoid a loss.
We reckon that it will be a 2-1 winning score for Queen's Park when all is said and done. Hopefully this is a good one.
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⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Hampden Park (51,866)
Captain: David Galt
Chairman: Leeann Dempster
Manager: Ray McKinnon
Competitions: League Two position 1
⭐ Key Man: Simon Murray
Regularly taking to the field in the Striker position, Simon Murray was born in Dundee, Scotland. Having made his senior debut playing for Montrose in the 2010 - 2011 season, the skilful Forward has struck 6 league goals in the League Two 2020 - 2021 season so far from a total of 10 appearances.