FM Preview: Kilmarnock v Dundee United 19 Jan 2013

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Last updated : 18 January 2013

Footymad preview History of the Kilmarnock v Dundee United fixture

Dundee United face a trip to Kilmarnock at Rugby Park on Saturday afternoon, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Terrors will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them ending up on the losing side in more than half of the games played between the two.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Rugby Park was earlier this season, with Kilmarnock running out comfortable 3-1 winners in a Scottish Premier match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2012/2013 Fri 16 Nov Dundee Utd. 3 - 3 Kilmarnock Scottish Premier
2012/2013 Sat 25 Aug Kilmarnock 3-1 Dundee Utd. Scottish Premier
2011/2012 Tue 21 Feb Dundee Utd. 4 - 0 Kilmarnock Scottish Premier
2011/2012 Sat 17 Dec Kilmarnock 1 - 1 Dundee Utd. Scottish Premier
2011/2012 Sun 24 Jul Dundee Utd. 1 - 1 Kilmarnock Scottish Premier
2010/2011 Sat 23 Apr Dundee Utd. 4 - 2 Kilmarnock Scottish Premier
2010/2011 Sat 22 Jan Kilmarnock 1 - 1 Dundee Utd. Scottish Premier

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

Recent respective form guides

Kilmarnock 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, 9 to 7.

The Terrors have had a decent run of form away from home recently, coming away with three points on 3 occasions, but drawing 1 and losing 2. Those games have seen the Terrors pummel 14 goals, and let in 7.

Kilmarnock see themselves just below half way in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, showing a record of 28 points from their 21 games played so far,

Dundee United see themselves just below half way in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, showing a record of 26 points from their 21 games played so far,

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Kilmarnock 6 2 3 1 8 7 9
Dundee United 6 1 3 2 14 13 6

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FootyMad's prediction ...

This is a game in which both sides are showing indifferent form, so the Madmen are expecting the Terrors to come away from it with a creditable draw. No-score draw

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Kilmarnock Drawn each of their last 2 games.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Dundee United Not won in previous 2 away matches.
No win in the 5 most recent games.

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Dundee United Match Reports


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