FootyMAD's Glasgow Rangers match preview

Last updated : 23 January 2004 By Footymad Previewer
History of the Glasgow Rangers v Livingston fixture

Livingston face a trip to Glasgow Rangers at Ibrox Stadium on Saturday evening, looking to break their duck against the hosts. Most of the previous meetings have ended up in defeat for the Livi Lions.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in December 2002, as the The Gers edged out their past their rivals by a score of 4 - 3 in a Scottish Premier match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2003/2004Sat 25 OctLivingston0 - 0RangersSPL
2002/2003Sun 02 MarLivingston1 - 2RangersSPL
2002/2003Wed 04 DecRangers4 - 3LivingstonSPL
2002/2003Sat 14 SepLivingston0 - 2RangersSPL
2001/2002Sat 13 AprLivingston2 - 1RangersSPL
2001/2002Sat 12 JanRangers3 - 0LivingstonSPL
2001/2002Sat 27 OctLivingston0 - 2RangersSPL

Recent respective form guides

Glasgow Rangers have an excellent home record, winning five and losing just one of the last six games. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 12 goals for the The Gers, with 5 goals against.

Livingston have an average recent record on the road, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. A generous 10 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.

Rangers are just outside the promotion places, in 2nd, having taken 47 points from 20 games. Livingston's 26 points from 20 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 5th position.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP

FootyMad's prediction ...

Livingston have an average recent record on the road, and this could be the reason why Rangers may poach a narrow victory, according to the Madmen. Home win

Sequence statistics:
Rangers 15 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 16 .
Livingston 6 games since last defeat.