FM Preview: Ayr United v Dundee 22 Oct 2011

Footymad preview History of the Ayr United v Dundee fixture

Ayr United prepare to entertain Dundee at Somerset Park, Ayr on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 44 games played, Honest Men have recorded 18 wins, and Dundee have come away with 16 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Somerset Park, Ayr was just last season, in March 2010, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1-1 final scoreline in a Scottish Division One match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2011/2012 Sat 13 Aug Dundee 1 - 1 Ayr Utd. Scottish Division One
2009/2010 Sat 03 Apr Dundee 3 - 0 Ayr Utd. Scottish Division One
2009/2010 Wed 17 Mar Ayr Utd. 1-1 Dundee Scottish Division One
2009/2010 Sat 06 Feb Dundee 2 - 1 Ayr Utd. Scottish F.A. Cup
2009/2010 Sat 12 Dec Dundee 3 - 1 Ayr Utd. Scottish Division One
2009/2010 Wed 14 Oct Ayr Utd. 2 - 2 Dundee Scottish Division One
1997/1998 Sat 18 Apr Dundee 1 - 1 Ayr Utd. Scottish Division One

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Recent respective form guides

Ayr United have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 5 to 3.

The away form of Dundee is pretty dire, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While the Dee have hit 4 goals, 8 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Ayr United are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 9 points from 9 matches.

Dundee find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 9 games have yielded only 8 points.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Ayr United 6 1 2 3 3 13 5
Dundee 6 1 1 4 3 6 4

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Attention punters! We see this as an opportunity for the Honest Men to get the show back on the road by taking all the three points available. Home Win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Ayr United Unbeaten in the last 3 home games.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Dundee Not won in previous 2 away matches.
No win in the 4 most recent games.

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