FM Preview: Ayr United v Livingston 25 Feb 2012

Last updated : 24 February 2012 By Footymad Previewer

Footymad preview History of the Ayr United v Livingston fixture

Ayr United prepare to entertain Livingston at Somerset Park, Ayr on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 24 games played, Honest Men have recorded 9 wins, and Livingston have come away with 6 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Somerset Park, Ayr was earlier this season, when they played out a goalless draw in a Scottish Division One match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2011/2012 Sat 07 Jan Livingston 1 - 2 Ayr Utd. Scottish F.A. Cup
2011/2012 Sat 15 Oct Ayr Utd. 0-0 Livingston Scottish Division One
2010/2011 Tue 19 Apr Livingston 3 - 2 Ayr Utd. Scottish Division Two
2010/2011 Sat 16 Apr Livingston 0 - 0 Ayr Utd. Scottish Division Two
2010/2011 Sat 12 Feb Ayr Utd. 0 - 3 Livingston Scottish Division Two
2010/2011 Sat 02 Oct Ayr Utd. 3 - 1 Livingston Scottish Division Two
2007/2008 Tue 07 Aug Livingston 5 - 0 Ayr Utd. Scottish League Cup

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Recent respective form guides

Ayr United have lost only 1 of the last six at home, but 4 of these games have been drawn. A generous 6 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.

Livingston have an average recent record on the road, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. The Livi's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 9 goals for and 8 against.

Ayr United find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 22 games have yielded only 21 points.

Livingston's 32 points from 23 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 4th position.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Ayr United 6 1 3 2 8 10 6
Livingston 6 2 1 3 10 11 7

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Your FootyMad panel thinks that Ayr United's indifferent home form is due to continue with a narrow home defeat against Livingston. Away win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Ayr United Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Livingston Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.
Not won in previous 2 away matches.
Last drawn game 4 outings ago.

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