FootyMAD's Forfar Athletic match preview

Last updated : 27 October 2006 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Ayr United v Forfar Athletic fixture

Ayr Utd. prepare to entertain Forfar Athletic at Somerset Park, Ayr on Saturday afternoon, with high hopes of improving on their excellent record against the opposition, having taken all the points from 24 of the 34 contests.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Somerset Park, Ayr was less than a year ago, in April 2006, with Forfar Ath. inflicting a narrow 0-1 defeat upon the Honest Men in a Scottish Division Two match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2006/2007Sun 03 SepForfar Ath.0 - 1Ayr Utd.SCD2
2005/2006Sat 22 AprAyr Utd.0-1Forfar Ath.SCD2
2005/2006Sat 18 FebForfar Ath.1 - 0Ayr Utd.SCD2
2005/2006Tue 13 DecAyr Utd.2 - 1Forfar Ath.SCD2
2005/2006Sat 13 AugForfar Ath.1 - 2Ayr Utd.SCD2
2004/2005Sat 26 MarAyr Utd.1 - 0Forfar Ath.SCD2
2004/2005Sat 19 MarForfar Ath.1 - 0Ayr Utd.SCD2

Recent respective form guides

Ayr United are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. Only 4 goals have been registered in this time, with 5 in the wrong end.

The away form of Forfar Ath. is pretty dire, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While the Loons have hit 5 goals, 18 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Ayr Utd. are just outside the promotion places, in 3rd, having taken 18 points from 11 games. Forfar Ath. find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 11 games have yielded only 6 points.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Ayr Utd.63215211
Forfar Ath.60245192

FootyMad's prediction ...

Ayr Utd. are not exactly setting the world alight at Somerset Park, Ayr at the moment, but your FootyMad team are quietly confident that they can ease past Forfar Ath. in this game. Home Win

Sequence statistics:
Ayr Utd. Drawn each of their last 2 games.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Forfar Ath. Lost each of the previous 4 away matches.
Not won in previous 5 away matches.
No win in the 10 most recent games.