FootyMAD's Aberdeen match preview
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 1st January 2010
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Dundee United and Aberdeen at 15:00 on Saturday, 2nd January 2010 in the Scottish Premier.
Dundee Utd. prepare to entertain Aberdeen at Tannadice Park on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 84 games played, The Terrors have recorded 28 wins, and Aberdeen have come away with 27 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Tannadice Park was less than a year ago, in May 2009, 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:|
|2009/2010||Sat 24 Oct||Aberdeen||0 - 2||Dundee Utd.||SPL|
|2008/2009||Thu 07 May||Dundee Utd.||1-1||Aberdeen||SPL|
|2008/2009||Sat 21 Feb||Aberdeen||2 - 2||Dundee Utd.||SPL|
|2008/2009||Sat 08 Nov||Dundee Utd.||2 - 1||Aberdeen||SPL|
|2008/2009||Sat 20 Sep||Aberdeen||0 - 1||Dundee Utd.||SPL|
|2007/2008||Sat 03 May||Aberdeen||2 - 1||Dundee Utd.||SPL|
|2007/2008||Tue 05 Feb||Aberdeen||1 - 4||Dundee Utd.||SLGC|
Recent respective form guides
Dundee United are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. The The Terrors's have scored 6 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 8.
The away form of Aberdeen is pretty dire, attaining just 3 draws from the previous six away games. While the The Dons have hit 4 goals, 10 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Dundee Utd. lie just outside the playoff positions in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, picking up 28 points from their 17 games so far. Aberdeen see themselves just below half way in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, showing a record of 18 points from their 16 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 ...
Dundee Utd. are not exactly setting the world alight at Tannadice Park at the moment, but your FootyMad team are quietly confident that they can ease past Aberdeen in this game. Home Win
|Dundee Utd.||Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.|
Not won in the 4 most recent games.
|Aberdeen||Not won in previous 7 away matches.|
An overall losing run of 3 games.
No win in the 3 most recent games.
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