FootyMAD's Gretna match preview

Last updated : 04 November 2005 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Ayr United v Gretna fixture

Ayr Utd. prepare to entertain Gretna at Somerset Park, Ayr on Saturday afternoon, for the first time in their history, and will be hoping to give their new opponents the runaround.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2005/2006Sat 27 AugGretna2 - 2Ayr Utd.SCD2

Recent respective form guides

Ayr United have only collected 1 win and 3 draws from the last six home games played. A generous 7 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.

The away form of Gretna however, is much more impressive, seeing them pick up six wins out of six. These six games have produced a glut of goals, with the Black and Whites scoring 15 and conceding 3.

Ayr Utd. are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 13 points from 12 matches. Gretna are leading the way in the Bells Scottish Division Two, with their 12 games giving them a return of 32 points.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Ayr Utd.60337153

FootyMad's prediction ...

Nothing seems to be going right for the Honest Men at home recently, and I can see no immediate turn around in fortunes as the Black and Whites come away with an easy victory. Away win

Sequence statistics:
Ayr Utd. Failed to win in previous 5 home matches.
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 10 most recent games.
Gretna 6 successive away victories.
16 games since last away draw.
Won each of the previous 6 matches.
Last drawn game 7 outings ago.