FM Preview: Kilmarnock v Aberdeen 27 Nov 2010

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History of the Kilmarnock v Aberdeen fixture

Aberdeen face a trip to Kilmarnock at Rugby Park on Saturday afternoon, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Dons will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them ending up on the losing side in more than half of the games played between the two.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in April 2010, with Kilmarnock running out comfortable 2 - 0 winners in a Scottish Premier match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2010/2011 Sat 28 Aug Aberdeen 0 - 1 Kilmarnock SPL
2009/2010 Wed 05 May Aberdeen 1 - 2 Kilmarnock SPL
2009/2010 Sun 04 Apr Kilmarnock 2 - 0 Aberdeen SPL
2009/2010 Sat 23 Jan Aberdeen 1 - 0 Kilmarnock SPL
2009/2010 Sat 03 Oct Kilmarnock 1 - 1 Aberdeen SPL
2008/2009 Sat 28 Feb Aberdeen 0 - 0 Kilmarnock SPL
2008/2009 Tue 13 Jan Kilmarnock 1 - 2 Aberdeen SPL

Recent respective form guides

Kilmarnock's home form is poor, winning just two of the last six, and losing the other four. A generous 10 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.

The away form of Aberdeen is pretty dire, collecting just one solitary point from the last six. The Dons have conceded 19 goals in these games, and only hit three in reply.

Kilmarnock see themselves just below half way in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, showing a record of 17 points from their 14 games played so far, Aberdeen are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 10 points from 14 matches.

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

Current form guides: P W D L F A P
Kilmarnock 6 3 1 2 12 6 10
Aberdeen 6 1 0 5 4 17 3

FootyMad's prediction ...

FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Killie, as the Dons have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win

Sequence statistics:
Kilmarnock 11 games since last home draw.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Aberdeen Lost each of the previous 4 away matches.
Not won in previous 6 away matches.
An overall losing run of 5 games.
No win in the 5 most recent games.