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Stranraer will host visiting club Spartans at Stair Park in the League Two meeting on Saturday.
Our tips, poll and stats for Stranraer v Spartans can all be found here (including the best match odds).
Stranraer are hoping to win again following the 2-0 League Two triumph against Clyde.
For Stranraer, goals were scored by Kyle Fleming (75') and Finn Ecrepont (93').
A common aspect of recent Stranraer games is the number of nil scores.
From their prior 6 clashes leading up to this one, in 5 of them a bet on "Both Teams to Score" would've been a loser.
Last time out, Spartans drew 0-0 in the League Two match with Dumbarton.
Looking at their form, and Spartans have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 matches, letting opponents get 8 goals in total. At the back, Spartans could really do with shoring things up. That sort of trend won’t necessarily be sustained into this game, though.
Going into this contest, Spartans haven’t won away from home in the past 2 league games.
Head to head
The previous league match between these clubs was League Two match day 17 on 23/12/2023 when the final score was Spartans 3-0 Stranraer.
The referee was George Calder.
Team News: Stranraer
The Stranraer manager Scott Agnew has zero fitness worries to speak of ahead of this game thanks to a fully healthy group ready to go.
Team News: Spartans
Due to a completely healthy group available for selection, the Spartans boss Dougie Samuel doesn’t have any fitness worries whatsoever before this match.
In our opinion, Stranraer may not find it easy to hit the back of the net against this Spartans outfit who we think will get a goal themselves and run out victorious.
We’re therefore anticipating a hard-fought 0-1 victory for Spartans at the end of the match.
Let’s see how this one goes.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Stair Park (4,178)
Captain: Grant Gallagher
Chairman: Iain Dougan
Manager: Scott Agnew
Competitions: League Two position 8
⭐ Star Player: Deryn Lang
Regularly playing in the Striker position, Deryn Lang was born in Scotland. After having made a senior debut playing for Stranraer in the 2023 - 2024 season, the dangerous Forward has managed to score 3 league goals in the League Two 2023 - 2024 season so far in a total of 19 appearances.