FootyMAD's Hamilton Academical match preview

Last updated : 13 February 2004 By Footymad Previewer
History of the Arbroath v Hamilton Academical fixture

Arbroath prepare to entertain Hamilton Academical at Gayfield Park on Saturday evening, looking to continue an impressive record. The Red Lichties are clearly on top, winning 52.78% of the games played between the two.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Gayfield Park was earlier this season, where the two teams cancelled each other out in an enthralling 2-2 draw in a Scottish Division Two match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2003/2004Sat 22 NovHamilton Ac.2 - 0ArbroathSCD2
2003/2004Sat 30 AugArbroath2-2Hamilton Ac.SCD2
1999/2000Sat 15 AprArbroath1 - 1Hamilton Ac.SCD2
1999/2000Sat 05 FebHamilton Ac.2 - 2ArbroathSCD2
1999/2000Sat 27 NovArbroath1 - 1Hamilton Ac.SCD2
1999/2000Sat 02 OctHamilton Ac.2 - 2ArbroathSCD2
1936/1937Sat 30 DecArbroath1 - 2Hamilton Ac.SC1

Recent respective form guides

Arbroath are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. The Red Lichties's have scored 10 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 11.

The away form of Hamilton Ac. however, is much more impressive, tasting just one defeat in their last six, and picking up four good wins. The games have constituted a decent return of 13 goals for the Accies, and 4 goals against.

Arbroath are stuck down in the relegation zone of Bells Scottish Division Two with a return of just 24 points from their 21 games thus far. Hamilton Ac. are holding the final promotion place in the Bells Scottish Division Two, and have accumulated 32 points from the 20 games they have played so far.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
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FootyMad's prediction ...

Your FootyMad panel thinks that Arbroath's indifferent home form is due to continue with a narrow home defeat against Hamilton Ac.. Away win

Sequence statistics:
Arbroath Failed to win in previous 3 home matches.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Hamilton Ac. Not won in previous 2 away matches.
An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 2 most recent games.