FM Preview: Queen of the South v Ross County 05 May 2012
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 4th May 2012
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Queen of the South and Ross County at 15:00 on 5th May 2012 in the Scottish Division One.
History of the Queen of the South v Ross County fixture
Ross County face a trip to Queen of the South at Palmerston Park on Saturday afternoon, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The County will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them ending up on the losing side in more than half of the games played between the two.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Palmerston Park was earlier this season, when they played out a goalless draw in a Scottish Division One match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Sat 03 Mar||Ross County||2 - 1||Queen o.t.S.||Scottish Division One|
|2011/2012||Sat 14 Jan||Queen o.t.S.||0-0||Ross County||Scottish Division One|
|2011/2012||Sat 20 Aug||Ross County||2 - 0||Queen o.t.S.||Scottish Division One|
|2010/2011||Tue 26 Apr||Queen o.t.S.||0 - 1||Ross County||Scottish Division One|
|2010/2011||Sun 10 Apr||Queen o.t.S.||0 - 2||Ross County||Scottish Challenge Cup|
|2010/2011||Sat 19 Mar||Ross County||1 - 2||Queen o.t.S.||Scottish Division One|
|2010/2011||Sat 30 Oct||Ross County||1 - 1||Queen o.t.S.||Scottish Division One|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Queen of the South are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. While Doonhamers have scored 4, a worringly large 11 have been leaked at the other end.
The away form of Ross County however, is much more impressive, remaining unbeaten in their last six, winning five and drawing the one. Those games have seen the County pummel 13 goals, and let in 5.
Queen of the South find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 35 games have yielded only 32 points.
Ross County are leading the way in the Irn Bru Scottish Division One, with their 35 games giving them a return of 76 points.
Current overall team form
|Queen of the South||6||1||3||2||6||11||6|
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
FootyMad's prediction ...
Ross County are in great form out on the road, so much so that the Madmen confidently predict a comfortable three points from their visit to Queen of the South. Away win
|Queen of the South||Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 5 most recent games.
|Ross County||Undefeated in last 18 away games.
16 games since last defeat.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here