FM Preview: Kilmarnock v Dundee United 22 Jan 2011

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History of the Kilmarnock v Dundee United fixture

Dundee Utd. face a trip to Kilmarnock at Rugby Park on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 62 games played, The Terrors have recorded 19 wins, and Kilmarnock have come away with 31 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was earlier this season, with Dundee Utd. inflicting a narrow 1 - 2 defeat upon the Killie in a Scottish Premier match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2010/2011Sat 13 NovDundee Utd.1 - 1KilmarnockSPL
2010/2011Sat 02 OctKilmarnock1 - 2Dundee Utd.SPL
2009/2010Sat 30 JanKilmarnock4 - 4Dundee Utd.SPL
2009/2010Sat 26 DecDundee Utd.0 - 0KilmarnockSPL
2009/2010Sat 07 NovKilmarnock0 - 2Dundee Utd.SPL
2008/2009Sat 18 AprDundee Utd.0 - 0KilmarnockSPL
2008/2009Sat 15 NovKilmarnock2 - 0Dundee Utd.SPL

Recent respective form guides

Kilmarnock have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. A total of 11 goals have been scored by the Killie in those games, with 7 conceded.

Dundee Utd. have an average recent record on the road, losing only 1 of the last six, but drawing 4 of them. These low-scoring games have seen just 5 goals scored and conceded.

Kilmarnock's total of 31 points from their 21 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier. Dundee Utd. see themselves just below half way in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, showing a record of 24 points from their 17 games played so far,

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Dundee Utd.6150648

FootyMad's prediction ...

An indifferent set of results for Dundee Utd. on the road, and I believe this game is only going to yield a solitary point for the The Terrors. No-score draw

Sequence statistics:
Kilmarnock Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
Dundee Utd. Previous 4 away games have finished all-square.
Not won in previous 4 away matches.
8 games since last defeat.