Team Pd GD Pt
1 Raith Rovers 28 16 53
2 Falkirk 28 36 52
3 Airdrieonians 28 11 48
4 Montrose 28 10 47
5 East Fife 28 8 45
6 Dumbarton 28 -9 38
7 Clyde 28 -8 34
8 Peterhead 27 -14 26
9 Forfar 28 -21 24
10 Stranraer 27 -29 16
Updated: 11th Mar

Match Preview: Forfar (Away)

Friday January 10th 2020

Forfar

V

Raith Rovers

Saturday 11th January 2020

Station Park

Kick-off: 3.00pm 

Admission Information: 

Stand – Adults £15

Concessions (65 & over) £9

Under 17’s £5

Terracing  – Adults £14 

Concessions £8

Under 17’s £5

Strict segregation will be enforced on the terracing at Station Park.

Raith Rovers supporters heading for the terracing will enter via the turnstiles in the north-west corner of the ground adjacent to the Auction Mart Car Park and will occupy the west terracing and the west end of the south enclosure.

Stand patrons will enter via the normal turnstiles.

Match Preview:

Raith Rovers head to Station Park this weekend, looking to extend their good run of form, and keeping their position at the top of League One.

John McGlynn’s men have lost just once in their last 10 outings, and currently hold a two point lead above second placed Airdrie, with Falkirk a further point behind.

Saturday’s opponents are on a less impressive sequence of results, with just one win in their last five outings, leaving them in ninth place in the table, six points above bottom club Stranraer.

Rovers have found Station Park, and Angus in general an unhappy hunting ground in recent years, although they did win their last time out in September, when goals from Lewis Vaughan and Kieran MacDonald sealing a come from behind 2-1 win, a victory that was Raith’s first win at the venue since 2007.

It was a slightly tamer affair the last time the two teams met in November however, with the two playing out a 0-0 draw at Stark’s Park.

Rovers have the upper hand in recent years in this fixture, but only just, with four wins and three draws from the last 10 meetings.

Saturday’s match referee will be Duncan Williams.

Head-To-Head Away League Record Versus Forfar Athletic:

Forfar Wins: 18 | Raith Rovers Wins: 12 | Draws: 10

Forfar Goals: 70 | Raith Rovers Goals: 57

Current Form:

Forfar: W-D-L-W-L-L

Raith Rovers: W-W-D-L-W-W

Top Scorers:

Forfar: Dale Hilson 7 | Ross Forbes 5 | Michael Travis 5

Raith Rovers: Kieron Bowie 8 | Jamie Gullan 7 | Lewis Allan 6

Match Odds:

Forfar: 3/1 | Raith Rovers: 3/4 | Draw: 14/5

Rovers play their final match at Stark's Park before the old Railway Stand is demolished. They put in a vintage performance defeating Dumbarton 4-1 in a league match.
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