Ayr Utd. face a trip to East Fife at Bayview Stadium on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 25 games played, Honest Men have recorded 4 wins, and East Fife have come away with 12 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was earlier this season, with East Fife running out comfortable 3 - 0 winners in a Scottish Division Two match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2008/2009||Sat 22 Nov||Ayr Utd.||4 - 2||East Fife||SCD2|
|2008/2009||Sat 27 Sep||East Fife||3 - 0||Ayr Utd.||SCD2|
|1995/1996||Sat 27 Apr||Ayr Utd.||1 - 0||East Fife||SCD2|
|1995/1996||Sat 24 Feb||East Fife||1 - 1||Ayr Utd.||SCD2|
|1995/1996||Sat 28 Oct||Ayr Utd.||0 - 1||East Fife||SCD2|
|1995/1996||Sat 26 Aug||East Fife||1 - 0||Ayr Utd.||SCD2|
|1985/1986||Mon 01 Jul||East Fife||1 - 3||Ayr Utd.||SCD1|
Recent respective form guides
East Fife are showing reasonable home form, having won four and lost two from the last six played. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 9 to 7.
The away form of Ayr Utd. is pretty dire, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While the Honest Men have hit 5 goals, 12 have hit the back of the wrong net.
East Fife lie just outside the playoff positions in the Irn Bru Scottish Division Two, picking up 34 points from their 23 games so far. Ayr Utd. are just outside the promotion places, in 2nd, having taken 41 points from 22 games.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Fifers, as the Honest Men have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win
|East Fife||11 games since last home draw.|
Not drawn a match in their last 13 .
|Ayr Utd.||Lost each of the previous 3 away matches.|
Not won in previous 3 away matches.
No win in the 2 most recent games.