FootyMAD's Ayr United match preview

Footymad preview
History of the Alloa Athletic v Ayr United fixture

Alloa Ath. 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 18 of the 38 previous games, with the Wasps winning just 9.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Recreation Park was earlier this season, as the visitors ran out cosy 1-3 winners in a Scottish Division Two match.

For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here

Recent encounters between the teams:
2004/2005Sat 06 NovAyr Utd.4 - 3Alloa Ath.SCD2
2004/2005Sat 04 SepAlloa Ath.1-3Ayr Utd.SCD2
2002/2003Tue 25 MarAlloa Ath.2 - 3Ayr Utd.SCD1
2002/2003Sat 15 MarAyr Utd.0 - 1Alloa Ath.SCD1
2002/2003Sat 23 NovAyr Utd.3 - 1Alloa Ath.SCD1
2002/2003Sat 21 SepAlloa Ath.0 - 1Ayr Utd.SCD1
2000/2001Sat 28 AprAyr Utd.4 - 1Alloa Ath.SCD1

Recent respective form guides

Alloa Athletic are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. While Wasps have scored 12, a worringly large 15 have been leaked at the other end.

The away form of Ayr Utd. however, is much more impressive, with 3 victories and just 1 loss from the last six. The Honest Men's have scored 7 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 9.

Alloa Ath. see themselves just below half way in the Bells Scottish Division Two, showing a record of 24 points from their 19 games played so far, Ayr Utd. are just outside the promotion places, in 3rd, having taken 32 points from 20 games.

For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Alloa Ath.651014716
Ayr Utd.632112811

FootyMad's prediction ...

Its not been a very profitable last few weeks for Alloa Ath., and I'm afraid the Footymad team cannot see it getting too much better here. Look no further than honours being even at the end of this one. Score draw

Sequence statistics:
Alloa Ath. Unbeaten in the last 4 home games.
Won their latest 5 matches.
Not drawn a match in their last 5 .
Ayr Utd. Not won in previous 2 away matches.