FM Preview: St. Mirren v Aberdeen 10 Nov 2012

Footymad preview History of the St. Mirren v Aberdeen fixture

Aberdeen face a trip to St. Mirren at Greenhill Road on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 109 games played, Dons have recorded 41 wins, and St. Mirren have come away with 44 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Greenhill Road was less than a year ago, in February 2012, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1 - 1 final scoreline in a Scottish Premier match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2012/2013 Tue 30 Oct Aberdeen 2 - 2 St. Mirren Scottish League Cup
2012/2013 Sat 01 Sep Aberdeen 0 - 0 St. Mirren Scottish Premier
2011/2012 Sat 12 May Aberdeen 0 - 0 St. Mirren Scottish Premier
2011/2012 Sat 25 Feb St. Mirren 1 - 1 Aberdeen Scottish Premier
2011/2012 Sat 10 Dec Aberdeen 2 - 2 St. Mirren Scottish Premier
2011/2012 Sat 30 Jul St. Mirren 1 - 0 Aberdeen Scottish Premier
2010/2011 Tue 10 May Aberdeen 0 - 1 St. Mirren Scottish Premier

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Recent respective form guides

St. Mirren are showing reasonable home form, having won four and lost two from the last six played. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 13 to 11.

The Dons have had a decent run of form away from home recently, with 3 victories and just 1 loss from the last six. The games have constituted a decent return of 9 goals for the Dons, and 6 goals against.

St. Mirren are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 12 points from 12 matches.

Aberdeen's total of 18 points from their 12 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
St. Mirren 6 1 1 4 9 16 4
Aberdeen 6 3 2 1 11 7 11

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Dons have been performing with great credit on their travels, and the Madmen see no reason why they should not return from Greenhill Road with an easy victory. Away win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
St. Mirren Been beaten in each of their previous 2 home matches.
Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Not won in the 5 most recent games.
Aberdeen Not won in previous 2 away matches.
No win in the 2 most recent games.

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