FM Preview: Airdrie United v Stenhousemuir 30 Oct 2010

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History of the Airdrie United v Stenhousemuir fixture

Airdrie Utd. play host to Stenhousemuir at Shyberry Excelsior Stadium on Saturday afternoon, aiming to maintain a near-perfect record against their opponents. The The Diamonds have won 12 of the 13 matches the two teams have contested.

The last time the two teams met at Airdrie Utd. was back in February 2004, over five years ago, as they swept to an impressive 4-0 win in a Scottish Division Two match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2010/2011Sat 28 AugStenhousemuir1 - 3Airdrie Utd.SCD2
2007/2008Tue 14 AugStenhousemuir1 - 3Airdrie Utd.SCC
2003/2004Sat 17 AprStenhousemuir0 - 3Airdrie Utd.SCD2
2003/2004Sat 21 FebAirdrie Utd.4-0StenhousemuirSCD2
2003/2004Sat 27 DecStenhousemuir0 - 1Airdrie Utd.SCD2
2003/2004Sat 18 OctAirdrie Utd.2 - 0StenhousemuirSCD2
2002/2003Sat 19 AprAirdrie Utd.1 - 0StenhousemuirSCD2

Recent respective form guides

Airdrie United need to improve on their recent home record of just 3 draws from the previous six. While The Diamonds have scored 6, a worringly large 9 have been leaked at the other end.

The away form of Stenhousemuir is pretty dire, managing a paltry 2 draws from the last six matches. Warriors have conceded 11 goals in these games, and only hit 3 in reply.

Airdrie Utd. lie just outside the playoff positions in the Irn Bru Scottish Division Two, picking up 13 points from their 10 games so far. Stenhousemuir see themselves just below half way in the Irn Bru Scottish Division Two, showing a record of 11 points from their 10 games played so far,

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Airdrie Utd.6222998

FootyMad's prediction ...

Attention punters! I see this as an opportunity for the The Diamonds to get the show back on the road by taking all the three points available. Home Win

Sequence statistics:
Airdrie Utd. Failed to win in previous 8 home matches.
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Stenhousemuir Lost each of the previous 4 away matches.
Not won in previous 6 away matches.