FootyMAD's St. Mirren match preview
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 4th December 2009
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Dundee United and St. Mirren at 15:00 on Saturday, 5th December 2009 in the Scottish Premier.
Dundee Utd. prepare to entertain St. Mirren at Tannadice Park on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The The Terrors are clearly on top, having won 34 and lost only 12 of the 57 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Tannadice Park was less than a year ago, in January 2009, as the The Terrors squeezed past their rivals by a scoreline of 3-2 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 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|
|2008/2009||Sat 25 Oct||Dundee Utd.||2 - 0||St. Mirren||SPL|
|2007/2008||Wed 27 Feb||Dundee Utd.||1 - 1||St. Mirren||SPL|
|2007/2008||Wed 13 Feb||Dundee Utd.||0 - 1||St. Mirren||SFAC|
|2007/2008||Sat 02 Feb||St. Mirren||0 - 0||Dundee Utd.||SFAC|
Recent respective form guides
Dundee United have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. A generous 7 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.
St. Mirren have an average recent record on the road, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. A generous 9 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.
Dundee Utd. lie just outside the playoff positions in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, picking up 23 points from their 12 games so far. St. Mirren see themselves just below half way in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, showing a record of 13 points from their 13 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 ...
Its a close one to call, but I think that The Terrors's reasonable showing at home is going to see them scrape past St. Mirren. Home Win
|Dundee Utd.||Unbeaten run of 3 matches.|
|St. Mirren||Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.|
Not won in previous 2 away matches.
No win in the 4 most recent games.