FM Preview: Dundee United v Rangers 21 Dec 2010
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Monday, 20th December 2010
The game between Dundee United and Rangers in the Scottish Premier on Tuesday, 21st December 2010 at 19:45 takes centre stage for FootyMad's preview analysis.
Dundee Utd. prepare to entertain Rangers at Tannadice Park on Tuesday evening, needing to improve on a poor record between the sides. The visitors have won 41 of the 87 previous games, with the The Terrors winning just 20.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Tannadice Park was less than a year ago, in May 2010, with Rangers inflicting a narrow 1-2 defeat upon the The Terrors 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 18 Sep||Rangers||4 - 0||Dundee Utd.||SPL|
|2009/2010||Sat 01 May||Dundee Utd.||1-2||Rangers||SPL|
|2009/2010||Wed 14 Apr||Dundee Utd.||0 - 0||Rangers||SPL|
|2009/2010||Wed 24 Mar||Dundee Utd.||1 - 0||Rangers||SFAC|
|2009/2010||Sun 14 Mar||Rangers||3 - 3||Dundee Utd.||SFAC|
|2009/2010||Wed 30 Dec||Rangers||7 - 1||Dundee Utd.||SPL|
|2009/2010||Tue 15 Dec||Dundee Utd.||0 - 3||Rangers||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.
The The Gers have had a decent run of form away from home recently, with 3 victories and just 1 loss from the last six. The The Gers's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 10 goals for and 8 against.
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, Rangers are leading the way in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, with their 15 games giving them a return of 38 points.
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 ...
Dundee Utd. are performing in fits and starts at home in recent games, and FootyMad doesn't see things getting any better, as the visitors squeak past and take all the points. Away 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.
|Rangers||Previous 2 away games have finished all-square.|
Not won in previous 2 away matches.
Drawn each of the last 2 games.
No win in the 3 most recent games.