Aberdeen play host to St. Mirren at Pittodrie Stadium on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Dons are clearly on top, having won 61 and lost only 20 of the 96 games.
The last time the two teams met at Aberdeen was back in February 2001, over five years ago, with Aberdeen running out comfortable 3-0 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:|
|2006/2007||Sat 19 Aug||St. Mirren||1 - 1||Aberdeen||SPL|
|2000/2001||Sat 12 May||St. Mirren||2 - 1||Aberdeen||SPL|
|2000/2001||Wed 21 Feb||Aberdeen||3-0||St. Mirren||SPL|
|2000/2001||Sat 28 Oct||St. Mirren||2 - 0||Aberdeen||SPL|
|2000/2001||Sat 05 Aug||Aberdeen||2 - 1||St. Mirren||SPL|
|1985/1986||Sat 15 Mar||St. Mirren||1 - 1||Aberdeen||SPL|
|1985/1986||Sat 04 Jan||Aberdeen||3 - 1||St. Mirren||SPL|
Recent respective form guides
Aberdeen 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, 9 to 7.
St. Mirren have an average recent record on the road, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. Buddies have conceded 7 goals in these games, and only hit 3 in reply.
Aberdeen find themselves in a respectable 4th position, courtesy of the 22 points they have accumulated from 14 games. St. Mirren see themselves just below half way in the Bank of Scotland Scottish Premier, showing a record of 16 points from their 14 games played so far,
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FootyMad's prediction ...
The match against St. Mirren is certainly an interesting one with me deciding its going to end up with a victory for the Dons in a close run game. Home Win
|Aberdeen||Won 3 successive home games.|
7 games since last home draw.
Unbeaten run of 4 matches.
|St. Mirren||Previous 2 away games have finished all-square.|
Not won in previous 4 away matches.
No win in the 5 most recent games.