FM Preview: Inverness v Aberdeen 26 Jan 2011

Last updated : 25 January 2011 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Inverness Caledonian Thistle v Aberdeen fixture

Aberdeen face a trip to Inverness Caledonian Thistle at Tulloch Caledonian Stadium on Wednesday evening, determined to keep up their impressive record at the venue, having pummelled their opponents six times out of nine.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was earlier this season, with Inverness CT running out comfortable 2 - 0 winners in a Scottish Premier match.

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

Recent encounters between the teams:
2010/2011 Tue 09 Nov Aberdeen 1 - 2 Inverness CT SPL
2010/2011 Sat 02 Oct Inverness CT 2 - 0 Aberdeen SPL
2008/2009 Sat 11 Apr Aberdeen 1 - 0 Inverness CT SPL
2008/2009 Sat 20 Dec Inverness CT 0 - 3 Aberdeen SPL
2008/2009 Sat 09 Aug Aberdeen 0 - 2 Inverness CT SPL
2007/2008 Sat 29 Mar Inverness CT 3 - 4 Aberdeen SPL
2007/2008 Wed 02 Jan Aberdeen 1 - 0 Inverness CT SPL

Recent respective form guides

Inverness Caledonian Thistle are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 10 to nine.

Aberdeen have an average recent record on the road, winning two of the last six, but losing the other four. The Dons have conceded 11 goals in these games, and only hit three in reply.

Inverness CT lie just outside the European positions in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, picking up 29 points from their 23 games so far. Aberdeen see themselves just below half-way in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, showing a record of 20 points from their 21 games played so far,

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

Current form guides: P W D L F A P
Inverness CT 6 1 2 3 4 6 5
Aberdeen 6 4 1 1 12 3 13

FootyMad's prediction ...

Nothing appears to be going right for the Dons out on the road recently, yet the Madmen can see a turn around in fortunes as they battle to a victory in a closely fought contest at Inverness CT. Away win

Sequence statistics:
Inverness CT Not won in the 3 most recent games.
Aberdeen 10 games since last away draw.
Last drawn game 4 outings ago.