FootyMAD's Airdrie United match preview

Last updated : 01 January 2010 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Airdrie United v Dundee fixture

Dundee face a trip to Airdrie United at Shyberry Excelsior Stadium on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 90 games played, The Dee have recorded 29 wins, and Airdrie Utd. have come away with 34 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was earlier this season, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1 - 1 final scoreline 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 07 NovDundee2 - 1Airdrie Utd.SCD1
2009/2010Sat 29 AugAirdrie Utd.1 - 1DundeeSCD1
2008/2009Sat 11 AprDundee0 - 1Airdrie Utd.SCD1
2008/2009Sat 24 JanAirdrie Utd.1 - 0DundeeSCD1
2008/2009Sat 01 NovDundee1 - 1Airdrie Utd.SCD1
2008/2009Sat 16 AugAirdrie Utd.0 - 0DundeeSCD1
2006/2007Sun 01 AprDundee2 - 1Airdrie Utd.SCD1

Recent respective form guides

Airdrie United's home form is poor, winning just 2 of the last six, and losing the other 4. The The Diamonds's have scored 12 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 13.

The away form of Dundee however, is much more impressive, unbeaten in their last six, consisting of three wins and three draws. The games have constituted a decent return of 8 goals for the The Dee, and 7 goals against.

Airdrie Utd. find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 18 games have yielded only 8 points. Dundee are leading the way in the Irn Bru Scottish Division One, with their 19 games giving them a return of 40 points.

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

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Airdrie Utd.611412174

FootyMad's prediction ...

The Dee have been performing with great credit on their travels, and the Madmen see no reason why they should not return from Shyberry Excelsior Stadium with an easy victory. Away win

Sequence statistics:
Airdrie Utd. 7 games since last home draw.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
Dundee Undefeated in last 6 away games.
10 games since last defeat.