FootyMAD's Alloa Athletic match preview

Last updated : 06 February 2009 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Alloa Athletic v Ayr United fixture

Ayr Utd. face a trip to Alloa Athletic at Recreation Park on Saturday afternoon, having the edge over their hosts in previous meetings. The visitors have won 22 of the 46 previous games, with the hosts winning just 11.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was earlier this season, as the visitors ran out cosy 0 - 2 winners in a Scottish Division Two match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2008/2009Sat 13 DecAyr Utd.3 - 0Alloa Ath.SCD2
2008/2009Sat 09 AugAlloa Ath.0 - 2Ayr Utd.SCD2
2007/2008Sat 29 MarAlloa Ath.1 - 2Ayr Utd.SCD2
2007/2008Sat 19 JanAyr Utd.3 - 1Alloa Ath.SCD2
2007/2008Sat 10 NovAlloa Ath.2 - 1Ayr Utd.SCD2
2007/2008Sat 01 SepAyr Utd.2 - 0Alloa Ath.SCD2
2006/2007Sat 17 MarAyr Utd.4 - 3Alloa Ath.SCD2

Recent respective form guides

Alloa Athletic are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. The Wasps's have scored 8 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 9.

Ayr Utd. have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. While the Honest Men have hit 6 goals, 9 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Alloa Ath. are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 20 points from 22 matches. Ayr Utd. are just outside the promotion places, in 2nd, having taken 41 points from 21 games.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Alloa Ath.6132786
Ayr Utd.62228108

FootyMad's prediction ...

The away form of the Honest Men has not been the best, though the Footymad panel sees them pulling off a narrow win on their visit to Alloa Ath.. Away win

Sequence statistics:
Alloa Ath. Failed to win in previous 3 home matches.
Not won in the 5 most recent games.
Ayr Utd. Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.
Not won in previous 2 away matches.