FM Preview: Aberdeen v Dundee United 15 Oct 2011

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Last updated : 14 October 2011

Footymad preview History of the Aberdeen v Dundee United fixture

Aberdeen prepare to entertain Dundee United at Pittodrie Stadium on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 86 games played, the Dons have recorded 38 wins, and Dundee United have come away with 27 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Pittodrie Stadium was less than a year ago, in January 2011, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1-1 final scoreline in a Scottish Premier match.

Recent encounters between the teams

SeasonDateTeamResultTeamComp
2010/2011 Mon 07 Mar Dundee Utd. 3 - 1 Aberdeen Scottish Premier
2010/2011 Sat 01 Jan Aberdeen 1 - 1 Dundee Utd. Scottish Premier
2010/2011 Sat 11 Sep Dundee Utd. 3 - 1 Aberdeen Scottish Premier
2009/2010 Sat 20 Mar Aberdeen 2 - 2 Dundee Utd. Scottish Premier
2009/2010 Sat 02 Jan Dundee Utd. 0 - 1 Aberdeen Scottish Premier
2009/2010 Sat 24 Oct Aberdeen 0 - 2 Dundee Utd. Scottish Premier
2008/2009 Thu 07 May Dundee Utd. 1 - 1 Aberdeen Scottish Premier

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

Recent respective form guides

Aberdeen have been playing quite well at home, winning three, drawing two, and losing just one. A total of 12 goals have been scored by the Dons in those games, with seven conceded.

Dundee United have an average recent record on the road, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. The Terrors have scored 10 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 12.

Aberdeen see themselves just below half way in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, showing a record of 9 points from their 10 games played so far.

Dundee United see themselves just below half way in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, showing a record of 10 points from their 10 games played so far.

Current overall team form

TeamPWDLFAP
Aberdeen 6 1 3 2 9 8 6
Dundee United 6 2 2 2 12 11 8

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Its been a distinctly poor show from Aberdeen at home in recent games, and, though we cannot see a run starting here, we do think the Dons will at least gain a draw. No-score draw

Sequence statistics

TeamSequences
Aberdeen Unbeaten in the last 5 home games.
Dundee United Undefeated in last 3 away games.
No win in the 2 most recent games.

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Aberdeen Match Reports

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