FootyMAD's Aberdeen match preview
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 19th March 2010
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Aberdeen and Dundee United at 15:00 on Saturday, 20th March 2010 in the Scottish Premier.
Dundee Utd. face a trip to Aberdeen at Pittodrie Stadium on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 84 games played, The Terrors have recorded 27 wins, and Aberdeen have come away with 38 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was earlier this season, as the visitors ran out cosy 0 - 2 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:|
|2009/2010||Sat 02 Jan||Dundee Utd.||0 - 1||Aberdeen||SPL|
|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|
Recent respective form guides
Aberdeen's dreadful home form has resulted in just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While The Dons have scored 5, a worringly large 10 have been leaked at the other end.
Dundee Utd.'s away form is none too clever either, with 3 victories and just 1 loss from the last six. The games have constituted a decent return of 14 goals for the The Terrors, and 6 goals against.
Aberdeen see themselves just below half way in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, showing a record of 30 points from their 28 games played so far, Dundee Utd.'s total of 48 points from their 28 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier.
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 Terrors have been performing with great credit on their travels, and the Madmen see no reason why they should not return from Pittodrie Stadium with an easy victory. Away win
|Aberdeen||Been beaten in each of their previous 2 home matches.|
Failed to win in previous 5 home matches.
Not won in the 10 most recent games.
|Dundee Utd.||Not won in previous 2 away matches.|
4 games since last defeat.