Arbroath prepare to entertain Airdrie United at Gayfield Park on Saturday evening, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 18 games played, Red Lichties have recorded 7 wins, and Airdrie Utd. have come away with 3 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Gayfield Park was earlier this season, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1-1 final scoreline in a Scottish Division Two match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2003/2004||Sat 24 Jan||Airdrie Utd.||0 - 1||Arbroath||SCD2|
|2003/2004||Tue 02 Dec||Arbroath||1-1||Airdrie Utd.||SCD2|
|2003/2004||Sat 20 Sep||Airdrie Utd.||2 - 1||Arbroath||SCD2|
|2001/2002||Sat 20 Apr||Airdrie Utd.||2 - 0||Arbroath||SCD1|
|2001/2002||Sat 16 Feb||Arbroath||2 - 1||Airdrie Utd.||SCD1|
|2001/2002||Sat 20 Oct||Airdrie Utd.||3 - 1||Arbroath||SCD1|
|2001/2002||Sat 11 Aug||Arbroath||0 - 6||Airdrie Utd.||SCD1|
Recent respective form guides
Arbroath's poor home run has seen them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While Red Lichties have scored 5, a worringly large 8 have been leaked at the other end.
Airdrie Utd.'s away form is none too clever either, with an unbeaten run in the last six, four of them victories. The games have constituted a decent return of 9 goals for the Diamonds, and 3 goals against.
Arbroath are stuck down in the relegation zone of Bells Scottish Division Two with a return of just 33 points from their 30 games thus far. Airdrie Utd. are holding the final promotion place in the Bells Scottish Division Two, and have accumulated 56 points from the 30 games they have played so far.
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|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
FootyMad's prediction ...
Nothing seems to be going right for the Red Lichties at home recently, and I can see no immediate turn around in fortunes as the Diamonds come away with an easy victory. Away win
|Arbroath||No sequences of note|
|Airdrie Utd.||Undefeated in last 6 away games.|
Won each of the previous 4 matches.
Last drawn game 5 outings ago.