FM Preview: Motherwell v Dundee United 23 Oct 2010
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 22nd October 2010
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Motherwell and Dundee United at 15:00 on Saturday, 23rd October 2010 in the Scottish Premier.
Dundee Utd. face a trip to Motherwell at Fir Park on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 78 games played, The Terrors have recorded 30 wins, and Motherwell have come away with 32 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in April 2010, with Dundee Utd. inflicting a narrow 2 - 3 defeat upon the The 'Well 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:|
|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|
|2008/2009||Sun 18 Jan||Dundee Utd.||0 - 4||Motherwell||SPL|
|2008/2009||Sat 23 Aug||Motherwell||1 - 1||Dundee Utd.||SPL|
Recent respective form guides
Motherwell have managed to pick up just two wins from their last six home games, losing three, The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 9 to 7.
Dundee Utd. have an average recent record on the road, collecting 2 wins and 3 draws from the last six. The The Terrors's have scored 7 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 9.
Motherwell's total of 13 points from their 8 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier. Dundee Utd. lie just outside the playoff positions in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, picking up 11 from their 8 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 ...
A creditable return from recent away games for The Terrors could well see them head back from Fir Park with a share of the spoils, think the FootyMad panel. Score draw
|Motherwell||Not drawn a match in their last 4 .|
|Dundee Utd.||4 games since last away draw.|
Last drawn game 7 outings ago.
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