FM Preview: Motherwell v Dundee United 06 Apr 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Tuesday, 5th April 2011
The game between Motherwell and Dundee United in the Scottish Premier on 6th April 2011 at 19:45 takes centre stage for FootyMad's preview analysis.
History of the Motherwell v Dundee United fixture
Dundee United face a trip to Motherwell at Fir Park on Wednesday evening, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 81 games played, The Terrors have recorded 30 wins, and Motherwell have come away with 35 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was earlier this season, with Motherwell running out comfortable 3 - 0 winners in a Scottish F.A. Cup match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2010/2011||Wed 30 Mar||Motherwell||3 - 0||Dundee Utd.||Scottish F.A. Cup|
|2010/2011||Sun 13 Mar||Dundee Utd.||2 - 2||Motherwell||Scottish F.A. Cup|
|2010/2011||Wed 12 Jan||Dundee Utd.||2 - 0||Motherwell||Scottish Premier|
|2010/2011||Tue 26 Oct||Motherwell||1 - 0||Dundee Utd.||Scottish League Cup|
|2010/2011||Sat 23 Oct||Motherwell||2 - 1||Dundee Utd.||Scottish Premier|
|2009/2010||Sun 18 Apr||Motherwell||2 - 3||Dundee Utd.||Scottish Premier|
|2009/2010||Sat 27 Mar||Dundee Utd.||3 - 0||Motherwell||Scottish Premier|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Motherwell are showing reasonable home form, having won four and lost two from the last six played. A total of 8 goals have been scored by the The 'Well in those games, with 3 conceded.
Dundee United have an average recent record on the road, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. The The Terrors's have scored 7 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 8.
Motherwell lie just outside the playoff positions in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, picking up 40 points from their 31 games so far.
Dundee United's total of 49 points from their 30 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Not a lot has been going right generally for Dundee United on their travels as of late, but we can certainly see them gleaning a point from their game against Motherwell. No-score draw
|Motherwell||Won 3 successive home games.
8 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
|Dundee United||4 games since last away draw.
Last drawn game 5 outings ago.
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