Ayr Utd. face a trip to Raith Rovers at Stark's Park on Saturday afternoon, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Honest Men will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 37 and win only 14 of the 70 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in April 2007, with Ayr Utd. inflicting a narrow 0 - 1 defeat upon the Rovers in a Scottish Division Two match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2006/2007||Tue 03 Apr||Raith Rovers||0 - 1||Ayr Utd.||SCD2|
|2006/2007||Wed 21 Feb||Ayr Utd.||0 - 2||Raith Rovers||SCD2|
|2006/2007||Sat 16 Dec||Raith Rovers||1 - 0||Ayr Utd.||SCD2|
|2006/2007||Sat 30 Sep||Ayr Utd.||1 - 0||Raith Rovers||SCD2|
|2005/2006||Sat 18 Mar||Ayr Utd.||0 - 0||Raith Rovers||SCD2|
|2005/2006||Sat 21 Jan||Raith Rovers||1 - 1||Ayr Utd.||SCD2|
|2005/2006||Tue 22 Nov||Ayr Utd.||2 - 1||Raith Rovers||SCD2|
Recent respective form guides
Raith Rovers have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. A total of 8 goals have been scored by the Rovers in those games, with 5 conceded.
Ayr Utd. have an average recent record on the road, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. While the Honest Men have hit 7 goals, 11 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Raith Rovers are leading the way in the Irn Bru Scottish Division Two, with their 6 games giving them a return of 12 points. Ayr Utd. lie just outside the playoff positions in the Irn Bru Scottish Division Two, picking up 8 from their 6 games so far.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
With Ayr Utd. only showing average form on the road, Footymad are of the opinion a draw at Stark's Park will be a good result. Score draw
|Raith Rovers||Not drawn a match in their last 5 .|
|Ayr Utd.||Undefeated in last 4 away games.|
8 games since last defeat.