Dumbarton face a trip to Berwick Rangers at Shielfield Park on Tuesday afternoon, having the edge over their hosts in previous meetings. The visitors have won 19 of the 44 previous games, with the hosts winning just 16.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was earlier this season, with Berwick Rgrs. running out comfortable 3 - 0 winners in a Scottish Division Three match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2006/2007||Sat 04 Nov||Dumbarton||2 - 0||Berwick Rgrs.||SCD3|
|2006/2007||Sat 26 Aug||Berwick Rgrs.||3 - 0||Dumbarton||SCD3|
|2004/2005||Sat 05 Mar||Dumbarton||1 - 1||Berwick Rgrs.||SCD2|
|2004/2005||Sat 15 Jan||Berwick Rgrs.||0 - 3||Dumbarton||SCD2|
|2004/2005||Sat 18 Dec||Berwick Rgrs.||3 - 1||Dumbarton||SFAC|
|2004/2005||Sat 11 Dec||Dumbarton||1 - 1||Berwick Rgrs.||SFAC|
|2004/2005||Sat 06 Nov||Dumbarton||3 - 1||Berwick Rgrs.||SCD2|
Recent respective form guides
Berwick Rangers have an excellent home record, winning five and losing just one of the last six games. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 14 goals for the Borderers, with 6 goals against.
The Sons have had a decent run of form away from home recently, coming away with three points on 3 occasions, but drawing 1 and losing 2. The games have constituted a decent return of 9 goals for the Sons, and 3 goals against.
Berwick Rgrs. are just outside the promotion places, in 2nd, having taken 35 points from 18 games. Dumbarton are just outside the promotion places, in 3rd, having taken 33 points from 19 games.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Neither team is setting the world alight, and I think this game will result in a narrow home win for the Borderers. Home win
|Berwick Rgrs.||Won 5 successive home games.|
7 games since last home draw.
Won their latest 7 matches.
Not drawn a match in their last 14 .
|Dumbarton||5 games since last away draw.|
5 games since last defeat.