FM Preview: Alloa Athletic v Ayr United 09 Feb 2013
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 8th February 2013
The game between Alloa Athletic and Ayr United in the Scottish Division Two on 9th February 2013 at 15:00 takes centre stage for FootyMad's preview analysis.
History of the Alloa Athletic v Ayr United fixture
Alloa Athletic prepare to entertain Ayr United at Recreation Park on Saturday afternoon, needing to improve on a poor record between the sides. The visitors have won 24 of the 55 previous games, with the Wasps winning just 16.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Recreation Park was earlier this season, the Wasps carving out a narrow 1-0 victory in a Scottish Division Two match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2012/2013||Sat 29 Dec||Ayr Utd.||0 - 0||Alloa Ath.||Scottish Division Two|
|2012/2013||Sat 20 Oct||Alloa Ath.||1-0||Ayr Utd.||Scottish Division Two|
|2010/2011||Sat 12 Mar||Ayr Utd.||1 - 0||Alloa Ath.||Scottish Division Two|
|2010/2011||Sat 15 Jan||Alloa Ath.||0 - 1||Ayr Utd.||Scottish Division Two|
|2010/2011||Sat 23 Oct||Ayr Utd.||2 - 1||Alloa Ath.||Scottish Division Two|
|2010/2011||Sat 11 Sep||Alloa Ath.||4 - 1||Ayr Utd.||Scottish Division Two|
|2008/2009||Sat 02 May||Ayr Utd.||1 - 1||Alloa Ath.||Scottish Division Two|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Alloa Athletic are in decent form at home, having won four and drawn two of their last six games, A total of 11 goals have been scored by the Wasps in those games, with 5 conceded.
In complete contrast to Alloa Athletic, Ayr United are having a torrid time on their travels, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While the Honest Men have hit 6 goals, 11 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Alloa Athletic are just outside the promotion places, in 2nd, having taken 41 points from 22 games.
Ayr United are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 22 points from 20 matches.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Alloa Athletic may be coming up against a decent side in Ayr United, but we do believe that its going to result in a narrow home win for the Wasps. Home Win
|Alloa Athletic||Unbeaten in the last 9 home games.
Unbeaten run of 3 matches.
|Ayr United||Not won in previous 2 away matches.
No win in the 2 most recent games.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here