FootyMAD's Glasgow Rangers match preview

Last updated : 02 October 2004 By Footymad Previewer
History of the Glasgow Rangers v Kilmarnock fixture

Kilmarnock face a trip to Glasgow Rangers at Ibrox Stadium on Sunday afternoon, and have come away with little in previous meetings, having taken no points from 74 of the 93 contests.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in February 2004, with Rangers running out comfortable 2 - 0 winners in a Scottish Premier match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2003/2004Wed 11 FebRangers2 - 0KilmarnockSPL
2003/2004Sun 08 FebKilmarnock0 - 2RangersSFAC
2003/2004Sun 09 NovKilmarnock2 - 3RangersSPL
2003/2004Sat 09 AugRangers4 - 0KilmarnockSPL
2002/2003Sun 11 MayRangers4 - 0KilmarnockSPL
2002/2003Sun 29 DecKilmarnock0 - 1RangersSPL
2002/2003Sun 27 OctRangers6 - 1KilmarnockSPL

Recent respective form guides

Glasgow Rangers have lost just once in their last six home games, winning four and drawing the other one. During these games, The Gers have smashed 14 goals past the opposition and conceded a paltry 3.

Kilmarnock have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. While the Killie have hit 6 goals, 9 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Rangers are just outside the promotion places, in 2nd, having taken 14 points from 7 games. Kilmarnock's 12 points from 7 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 ...

This promises to be an excellent test for the in-form Killie, but one which I believe will end in stalemate. Score draw

Sequence statistics:
Rangers Unbeaten in the last 4 home games.
Won their latest 3 matches.
Not drawn a match in their last 4 .
Kilmarnock 5 games since last away draw.
Last drawn game 10 outings ago.