Dundee Utd face a trip to Aberdeen at Pittodrie Stadium on Saturday evening, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Tangerines have won 23 of the 73 games compared to the host's 32 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in February 2003, with Aberdeen running out comfortable 3 - 0 winners 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:|
|2002/2003||Sat 24 May||Dundee Utd||0 - 2||Aberdeen||SPL|
|2002/2003||Sun 16 Feb||Aberdeen||3 - 0||Dundee Utd||SPL|
|2002/2003||Sat 30 Nov||Dundee Utd||1 - 1||Aberdeen||SPL|
|2002/2003||Wed 11 Sep||Aberdeen||1 - 2||Dundee Utd||SPL|
|2001/2002||Sat 16 Feb||Aberdeen||4 - 0||Dundee Utd||SPL|
|2001/2002||Sat 15 Dec||Dundee Utd||1 - 1||Aberdeen||SPL|
|2001/2002||Sat 15 Sep||Aberdeen||2 - 1||Dundee Utd||SPL|
Recent respective form guides
Aberdeen have had an average home run of late, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. The Dons's have scored 10 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 11.
The Tangerines have had a decent run of form away from home recently, coming away with three points on 3 occassions, but drawing 1 and losing 2. While the Tangerines have hit 5 goals, 9 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Aberdeen are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 7 points from 8 matches. Dundee Utd are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 5 points from 8 matches.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
This is a game in which both sides are showing indifferent form, so the Madmen are expecting the Tangerines to come away from it with a creditable draw. No-score draw
|Aberdeen||9 games since last home draw.|
Not drawn a match in their last 5 .
|Dundee Utd||No win in the 2 most recent games.|