FM Preview: Livingston v Ayr United 19 Apr 2011

Last updated : 18 April 2011 By Footymad Previewer

Footymad preview History of the Livingston v Ayr United fixture

Ayr United face a trip to Livingston at Almondvale Stadium on Tuesday evening, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 20 games played, Honest Men have recorded 6 wins, and Livingston have come away with 10 victories.

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

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
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
2006/2007 Tue 15 Aug Ayr Utd. 2 - 1 Livingston Scottish Challenge Cup
2000/2001 Tue 20 Mar Livingston 0 - 1 Ayr Utd. Scottish Division One
2000/2001 Sat 03 Mar Ayr Utd. 1 - 1 Livingston Scottish Division One

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Recent respective form guides

Livingston are in decent form at home, having won four and drawn two of their last six games, During these games, Livi have smashed 14 goals past the opposition and conceded a paltry 2.

Ayr United have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. The Honest Men's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 10 goals for and 9 against.

Livingston are leading the way in the Irn Bru Scottish Division Two, with their 32 games giving them a return of 72 points.

Ayr United are just outside the promotion places, in 2nd, having taken 53 points from 32 games.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Livingston 6 4 2 0 15 2 14
Ayr United 6 2 2 2 11 8 8

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FootyMad's prediction ...

FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Livi, as the Honest Men have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Livingston Drawn last 2 games at home.
Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Unbeaten run of 10 matches.
Ayr United 4 games since last defeat.

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