FootyMAD Airdrie United match preview

History of the Alloa Athletic v Airdrie United fixture

Alloa are ready to welcome Airdrie United to Recreation Park at lunchtime on Saturday, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Wasps have the slight edge, having won 8 of the 18 games compared to Airdrie Utd.'s 6 wins.

The previous match played between the two at Recreation Park was within the last three years, in March 2001, with Alloa annihilating their visitors 6-0 in a Scottish Division One match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2003/2004Sat 16 AugAirdrie Utd.1 - 0AlloaSCD2
2001/2002Sun 14 OctAirdrie Utd.2 - 1AlloaSCC
2000/2001Tue 27 MarAlloa6-0Airdrie Utd.SCD1
2000/2001Tue 26 DecAirdrie Utd.2 - 1AlloaSCD1
2000/2001Sat 04 NovAlloa2 - 0Airdrie Utd.SCD1
2000/2001Sat 09 SepAirdrie Utd.2 - 2AlloaSCD1
1985/1986Sat 05 AprAirdrie Utd.2 - 2AlloaSCD1

Recent respective form guides

Alloa Athletic have only collected 1 win and 3 draws from the last six home games played. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 11 to 9.

Airdrie Utd.'s away form is none too clever either, coming away with three points on 3 occassions, but drawing 1 and losing 2. The Diamonds's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 8 goals for and 7 against.

Alloa are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 9 points from 8 matches. Airdrie Utd. are just outside the promotion places, in 4th, having taken 13 points from 8 games.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Airdrie Utd.63128810

FootyMad's prediction ...

Its been a distinctly poor show from Alloa at home in recent games, and, though I cannot see a run starting here, I do think the Wasps will at least gain a draw. Score draw

Sequence statistics:
Alloa Drawn last 3 games at home.
Failed to win in previous 5 home matches.
Unbeaten run of 4 matches.
Airdrie Utd. No sequences of note