FM Preview: St. Mirren v Dundee United 26 Jan 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Tuesday, 25th January 2011
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between St. Mirren and Dundee United at 19:45 on Wednesday, 26th January 2011 in the Scottish Premier.
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.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2010/2011||Wed 10 Nov||Dundee Utd.||1 - 2||St. Mirren||SPL|
|2010/2011||Sat 14 Aug||St. Mirren||1 - 1||Dundee Utd.||SPL|
|2009/2010||Sat 13 Feb||St. Mirren||1 - 2||Dundee Utd.||SPL|
|2009/2010||Sat 05 Dec||Dundee Utd.||3 - 2||St. Mirren||SPL|
|2009/2010||Sat 22 Aug||St. Mirren||0 - 0||Dundee Utd.||SPL|
|2008/2009||Sat 24 Jan||Dundee Utd.||3 - 2||St. Mirren||SPL|
|2008/2009||Sat 29 Nov||St. Mirren||0 - 2||Dundee 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,
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 ...
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
|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.