FM Preview: Dundee United v Hamilton Academical 26 Dec 2010
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Saturday, 25th December 2010
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Dundee United and Hamilton Academical at 15:00 on Sunday, 26th December 2010 in the Scottish Premier.
Dundee Utd. prepare to entertain Hamilton Academical at Tannadice Park on Sunday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 28 games played, The Terrors have recorded 14 wins, and Hamilton Ac. have come away with 9 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Tannadice Park was less than a year ago, in February 2010, as the visitors ran out cosy 0-2 winners in a Scottish Premier match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2010/2011||Sat 06 Nov||Hamilton Ac.||0 - 1||Dundee Utd.||SPL|
|2009/2010||Wed 10 Feb||Dundee Utd.||0-2||Hamilton Ac.||SPL|
|2009/2010||Wed 13 Jan||Hamilton Ac.||0 - 1||Dundee Utd.||SPL|
|2009/2010||Sat 17 Oct||Dundee Utd.||1 - 1||Hamilton Ac.||SPL|
|2008/2009||Sat 11 Apr||Hamilton Ac.||0 - 1||Dundee Utd.||SPL|
|2008/2009||Sat 07 Feb||Hamilton Ac.||2 - 1||Dundee Utd.||SFAC|
|2008/2009||Sat 22 Nov||Dundee Utd.||1 - 1||Hamilton Ac.||SPL|
Recent respective form guides
Dundee United have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 8 to 6.
Hamilton Ac. have an average recent record on the road, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While the Accies have hit 5 goals, 11 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Dundee Utd. see themselves just below half way in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, showing a record of 19 points from their 14 games played so far, Hamilton Ac. are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 10 points from 15 matches.
For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here
|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
FootyMad's prediction ...
Its a close one to call, but I think that The Terrors's reasonable showing at home is going to see them scrape past Hamilton Ac.. Home Win
|Dundee Utd.||Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.|
Drawn each of their last 2 games.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
|Hamilton Ac.||Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.|
Not won in previous 2 away matches.
No win in the 5 most recent games.