FM Preview: Partick Thistle v Cowdenbeath 26 Jan 2013

Footymad preview History of the Partick Thistle v Cowdenbeath fixture

Partick Thistle prepare to entertain Cowdenbeath at Firhill on Saturday afternoon, with high hopes of improving on their excellent record against the opposition, having chalked up an impressive 14 wins out of 21 previous matches.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Firhill was earlier this season, the Jags carving out a narrow 2-1 victory in a Scottish Division One match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2012/2013 Sun 14 Oct Cowdenbeath 0 - 1 Partick Th. Scottish Challenge Cup
2012/2013 Sat 22 Sep Partick Th. 2-1 Cowdenbeath Scottish Division One
2010/2011 Sat 19 Mar Partick Th. 0 - 1 Cowdenbeath Scottish Division One
2010/2011 Tue 15 Feb Cowdenbeath 1 - 1 Partick Th. Scottish Division One
2010/2011 Sat 30 Oct Partick Th. 1 - 0 Cowdenbeath Scottish Division One
2010/2011 Sat 28 Aug Cowdenbeath 2 - 1 Partick Th. Scottish Division One
2005/2006 Sat 30 Jul Partick Th. 2 - 0 Cowdenbeath Scottish Challenge Cup

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Recent respective form guides

Partick Thistle are showing reasonable home form, having won four and lost two from the last six played. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 15 goals for the Jags, with 7 goals against.

The away form of Cowdenbeath is pretty dire, managing a paltry 2 draws from the last six matches. While the Blue Brazil have hit 4 goals, 11 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Partick Thistle are just outside the promotion places, in 2nd, having taken 37 points from 19 games.

Cowdenbeath are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 17 points from 19 matches.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Partick Thistle 6 2 2 2 11 10 8
Cowdenbeath 6 0 4 2 6 10 4

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FootyMad's prediction ...

With the Jags being in decent shape at home at the moment, we am pleased to predict that this match should result in nothing other than a comfortable home win. Home Win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Partick Thistle 14 games since last home draw.
Cowdenbeath Not won in previous 8 away matches.
No win in the 10 most recent games.

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