FM Preview: St. Mirren v Dundee United 26 Jan 2011

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History of the St. Mirren v Dundee United fixture

Dundee Utd. face a trip to St. Mirren at St Mirren Park on Wednesday evening, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 57 games played, The Terrors have recorded 20 wins, and St. Mirren have come away with 23 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was earlier this season, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1 - 1 final scoreline in a Scottish Premier match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2010/2011Wed 10 NovDundee Utd.1 - 2St. MirrenSPL
2010/2011Sat 14 AugSt. Mirren1 - 1Dundee Utd.SPL
2009/2010Sat 13 FebSt. Mirren1 - 2Dundee Utd.SPL
2009/2010Sat 05 DecDundee Utd.3 - 2St. MirrenSPL
2009/2010Sat 22 AugSt. Mirren0 - 0Dundee Utd.SPL
2008/2009Sat 24 JanDundee Utd.3 - 2St. MirrenSPL
2008/2009Sat 29 NovSt. Mirren0 - 2Dundee Utd.SPL

Recent respective form guides

St. Mirren's disastrous home run has meant they have managed only 2 draws from the last six matches. Buddies have conceded a disappointing 8 goals in this period, and managed to convert only 2 of their own chances.

Dundee Utd.'s away form is none too clever either, remaining unbeaten in the last six, though five of those have been draws. The The Terrors's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 6 goals for and 5 against.

St. Mirren are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 17 points from 21 matches. Dundee Utd. see themselves just below half way in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, showing a record of 25 points from their 18 games played so far,

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
St. Mirren6123675
Dundee Utd.6150648

FootyMad's prediction ...

The away form of the The Terrors has not been the best, though the Footymad panel sees them pulling off a narrow win on their visit to St. Mirren. Away win

Sequence statistics:
St. Mirren Failed to win in previous 7 home matches.
Dundee Utd. Previous 5 away games have finished all-square.
Not won in previous 5 away matches.
Drawn each of the last 2 games.
No win in the 2 most recent games.