Alloa Ath. face a trip to Ayr United at Somerset Park, Ayr on Saturday afternoon, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Wasps will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 26 and win only 9 of the 41 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in February 2006, with Alloa Ath. inflicting a narrow 0 - 1 defeat upon the Honest Men in a Scottish Division Two match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2006/2007||Sat 16 Sep||Alloa Ath.||0 - 1||Ayr Utd.||SCD2|
|2005/2006||Sat 08 Apr||Alloa Ath.||1 - 1||Ayr Utd.||SCD2|
|2005/2006||Sat 11 Feb||Ayr Utd.||0 - 1||Alloa Ath.||SCD2|
|2005/2006||Sat 03 Dec||Alloa Ath.||0 - 4||Ayr Utd.||SCD2|
|2005/2006||Sat 15 Oct||Ayr Utd.||1 - 1||Alloa Ath.||SCD2|
|2004/2005||Sat 05 Mar||Ayr Utd.||1 - 1||Alloa Ath.||SCD2|
|2004/2005||Sat 15 Jan||Alloa Ath.||5 - 1||Ayr Utd.||SCD2|
Recent respective form guides
Ayr United are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. These games have seen the Honest Men score just 7 goals, though they have conceded 4.
The away form of Alloa Ath. is pretty dire, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. Wasps have conceded 14 goals in these games, and only hit 3 in reply.
Ayr Utd. are just outside the promotion places, in 3rd, having taken 24 points from 13 games. Alloa Ath. lie just outside the playoff positions in the Bells Scottish Division Two, picking up 15 from their 13 games so far.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Honest Men, as the Wasps have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win
|Ayr Utd.||Unbeaten in the last 3 home games.|
Unbeaten run of 7 matches.
|Alloa Ath.||Last drawn game 5 outings ago.|