FM Preview: Brechin City v Livingston 22 Feb 2011

Last updated : 21 February 2011 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Brechin City v Livingston fixture

Livingston face a trip to Brechin City at Glebe Park on Tuesday evening, having the edge over their hosts in previous meetings. The visitors have won 12 of the 29 previous games, with the hosts winning just 9.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was earlier this season, as the visitors ran out cosy 1 - 3 winners in a Scottish Division Two match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2010/2011Tue 01 FebLivingston2 - 0Brechin CitySCD2
2010/2011Sat 18 SepBrechin City1 - 3LivingstonSCD2
2006/2007Tue 22 AugBrechin City0 - 3LivingstonSLGC
1997/1998Sat 18 AprLivingston1 - 0Brechin CitySCD2
1997/1998Tue 17 MarBrechin City0 - 2LivingstonSCD2
1997/1998Sat 15 NovLivingston5 - 2Brechin CitySCD2
1997/1998Sat 13 SepBrechin City0 - 2LivingstonSCD2

Recent respective form guides

Brechin City have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. A total of 12 goals have been scored by the The City in those games, with 8 conceded.

The Livi have had a decent run of form away from home recently, coming away with three points on 3 occasions, but drawing 1 and losing 2. The Livi's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 11 goals for and 9 against.

Brechin City are just outside the promotion places, in 2nd, having taken 35 points from 19 games. Livingston are leading the way in the Irn Bru Scottish Division Two, with their 21 games giving them a return of 46 points.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
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FootyMad's prediction ...

Livingston are not doing too bad on their travels, and I think they should continue by carving out a narrow victory at Brechin City. Away win

Sequence statistics:
Brechin City Unbeaten in the last 5 home games.
Unbeaten run of 3 matches.
Livingston 4 games since last away draw.
Won each of the previous 6 matches.
Last drawn game 8 outings ago.