History of the Raith Rovers v Dunfermline Athletic fixture
Dunfermline Athletic face a trip to Raith Rovers at Stark's Park on Saturday afternoon, having the edge over their hosts in previous meetings. The visitors have won 19 of the 51 previous games, with the hosts winning just 17.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Stark's Park was was two seasons ago, in January 2011, the Rovers carving out a narrow 2-1 victory in a Scottish Division One match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2012/2013||Sat 01 Sep||Dunfermline A.||3 - 1||Raith Rovers||Scottish Division One|
|2010/2011||Sat 23 Apr||Dunfermline A.||2 - 1||Raith Rovers||Scottish Division One|
|2010/2011||Sun 02 Jan||Raith Rovers||2-1||Dunfermline A.||Scottish Division One|
|2010/2011||Sat 13 Nov||Dunfermline A.||2 - 2||Raith Rovers||Scottish Division One|
|2010/2011||Sat 21 Aug||Raith Rovers||2 - 0||Dunfermline A.||Scottish Division One|
|2009/2010||Sat 20 Mar||Raith Rovers||1 - 2||Dunfermline A.||Scottish Division One|
|2009/2010||Tue 16 Mar||Dunfermline A.||2 - 1||Raith Rovers||Scottish Division One|
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Recent respective form guides
Raith Rovers are unbeaten in their last six home games, but have drawn three of them. A total of 11 goals have been scored by the Rovers in those games, with 7 conceded.
Dunfermline Athletic's away form is equally impressive, tasting just one defeat in their last six, and picking up four good wins. The games have constituted a decent return of 14 goals for the Pars, and 4 goals against.
Raith Rovers's 19 points from 11 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 4th position.
Dunfermline Athletic are just outside the promotion places, in 2nd, having taken 23 points from 11 games.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Dunfermline Athletic are certainly at their peak on the road, though your FootyMad panel sees this as a stern test, and one from which they may have to settle for a draw. No-score draw
|Raith Rovers||Unbeaten in the last 10 home games.
Unbeaten run of 7 matches.
|Dunfermline Athletic||Not won in previous 2 away matches.
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