FM Preview: Raith Rovers v Partick Thistle 07 Aug 2010

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History of the Raith Rovers v Partick Thistle fixture

Partick Th. face a trip to Raith Rovers at Stark's Park on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 69 games played, The Jags have recorded 25 wins, and Raith Rovers have come away with 26 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in January 2010, the Rovers carving out a narrow 1 - 0 victory in a Scottish Division One match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2009/2010Mon 19 AprPartick Th.0 - 0Raith RoversSCD1
2009/2010Sat 16 JanRaith Rovers1 - 0Partick Th.SCD1
2009/2010Sat 31 OctPartick Th.1 - 2Raith RoversSCD1
2009/2010Sat 12 SepRaith Rovers1 - 1Partick Th.SCD1
2005/2006Tue 21 MarRaith Rovers1 - 2Partick Th.SCD2
2005/2006Mon 02 JanPartick Th.1 - 0Raith RoversSCD2
2005/2006Sat 05 NovRaith Rovers1 - 1Partick Th.SCD2

Recent respective form guides

Raith Rovers have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. A total of 9 goals have been scored by the Rovers in those games, with 4 conceded.

Partick Th. have an average recent record on the road, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. Only 5 goals have been registered in this time, with 6 leaked at the wrong end.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Raith Rovers6213867
Partick Th.64116313

FootyMad's prediction ...

Partick Th. are not doing too bad on their travels, and I think they should continue by carving out a narrow victory at Raith Rovers. Away win

Sequence statistics:
Raith Rovers 4 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
Partick Th. 14 games since last away draw.
Won each of the previous 4 matches.
Last drawn game 5 outings ago.