FootyMAD's Ross County match preview

Last updated : 22 January 2010 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Ross County v Ayr United fixture

Ayr Utd. face a trip to Ross County at Victoria Park on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 12 games played, Honest Men have recorded 3 wins, and Ross County have come away with 5 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was earlier this season, the County carving out a narrow 2 - 1 victory in a Scottish Division One match.

For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here

Recent encounters between the teams:
2009/2010Sat 14 NovAyr Utd.1 - 1Ross CountySCD1
2009/2010Sat 19 SepRoss County2 - 1Ayr Utd.SCD1
2007/2008Sat 15 MarAyr Utd.0 - 2Ross CountySCD2
2007/2008Tue 11 MarRoss County2 - 4Ayr Utd.SCD2
2007/2008Sat 20 OctAyr Utd.1 - 4Ross CountySCD2
2007/2008Sat 04 AugRoss County2 - 0Ayr Utd.SCD2
2005/2006Tue 23 AugRoss County1 - 2Ayr Utd.SLGC

Recent respective form guides

Ross County have an excellent home record, winning five and losing just one of the last six games. In this time, County have rattled up an impressive 19 goals, and conceded 7.

In complete contrast to Ross County, Ayr Utd. are having a torrid time on their travels, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While the Honest Men have hit 4 goals, 11 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Ross County's 32 points from 18 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 4th position. Ayr Utd. are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 12 points from 17 matches.

For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Ross County641120913
Ayr Utd.63215411

FootyMad's prediction ...

FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the County, as the Honest Men have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win

Sequence statistics:
Ross County Won 3 successive home games.
7 games since last home draw.
Unbeaten run of 4 matches.
Ayr Utd. Last drawn game 5 outings ago.