FM Preview: Dumbarton v Airdrie United 22 Oct 2011

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Last updated : 21 October 2011

Footymad preview History of the Dumbarton v Airdrie United fixture

Airdrie United face a trip to Dumbarton at Strathclyde Homes Stadium on Saturday afternoon, having the edge over their hosts in previous meetings. The visitors have won 17 of the 45 previous games, with the hosts winning just 15.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in February 2011, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1-1 final scoreline in a Scottish Division Two match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2011/2012 Sat 06 Aug Airdrie Utd. 3 - 0 Dumbarton Scottish Division Two
2010/2011 Sat 16 Apr Airdrie Utd. 2 - 1 Dumbarton Scottish Division Two
2010/2011 Sat 12 Feb Dumbarton 1-1 Airdrie Utd. Scottish Division Two
2010/2011 Tue 01 Feb Airdrie Utd. 1 - 2 Dumbarton Scottish Division Two
2010/2011 Sat 02 Oct Dumbarton 1 - 3 Airdrie Utd. Scottish Division Two
2008/2009 Sat 26 Jul Airdrie Utd. 3 - 2 Dumbarton Scottish Challenge Cup
2003/2004 Sat 27 Mar Dumbarton 1 - 2 Airdrie Utd. Scottish Division Two

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

Recent respective form guides

Dumbarton's woeful home form means they have chalked up just a single victory, with 5 defeats, from the last six. While Sons have scored 6, a worringly large 20 have been leaked at the other end.

The away form of Airdrie United is pretty dire, collecting just 1 solitary point from the last six. While the Diamonds have hit 5 goals, 13 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Dumbarton see themselves just below half way in the Irn Bru Scottish Division Two, showing a record of 10 points from their 9 games played so far,

Airdrie United lie just outside the playoff positions in the Irn Bru Scottish Division Two, picking up 11 from their 9 games so far.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Dumbarton 6 3 0 3 14 12 9
Airdrie United 6 2 2 2 12 9 8

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FootyMad's prediction ...

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

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Dumbarton 8 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 6 .
Airdrie United Not won in previous 6 away matches.
4 games since last defeat.

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Airdrie United Match Reports

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