FM Preview: Dundee United v Motherwell 12 Jan 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Tuesday, 11th January 2011
The game between Dundee United and Motherwell in the Scottish Premier on Wednesday, 12th January 2011 at 19:45 takes centre stage for FootyMad's preview analysis.
Dundee Utd. prepare to entertain Motherwell at Tannadice Park on Wednesday evening, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 78 games played, The Terrors have recorded 34 wins, and Motherwell have come away with 14 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Tannadice Park was less than a year ago, in March 2010, with Dundee Utd. running out comfortable 3-0 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||Tue 26 Oct||Motherwell||1 - 0||Dundee Utd.||SLGC|
|2010/2011||Sat 23 Oct||Motherwell||2 - 1||Dundee Utd.||SPL|
|2009/2010||Sun 18 Apr||Motherwell||2 - 3||Dundee Utd.||SPL|
|2009/2010||Sat 27 Mar||Dundee Utd.||3-0||Motherwell||SPL|
|2009/2010||Sat 28 Nov||Motherwell||2 - 2||Dundee Utd.||SPL|
|2009/2010||Sat 19 Sep||Dundee Utd.||0 - 1||Motherwell||SPL|
|2008/2009||Sat 14 Mar||Motherwell||2 - 1||Dundee Utd.||SPL|
Recent respective form guides
Dundee United are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. These low-scoring games have seen just 5 goals scored and conceded.
Motherwell have an average recent record on the road, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. The games have constituted a decent return of 8 goals for the The 'Well, and 8 goals against.
Dundee Utd. see themselves just below half way in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, showing a record of 21 points from their 16 games played so far, Motherwell lie just outside the playoff positions in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, picking up 24 from their 18 games so far.
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 ...
With Dundee Utd. only showing average form at home, the Madmen are expecting them to play out a draw. No-score draw
|Dundee Utd.||Drawn last 2 games at home.|
Failed to win in previous 3 home matches.
Drawn each of their last 5 games.
Not won in the 6 most recent games.
|Motherwell||No sequences of note|