FM Preview: Cowdenbeath v Dunfermline Athletic 19 Jan 2013

Last updated : 18 January 2013 By Footymad Previewer

Footymad preview History of the Cowdenbeath v Dunfermline Athletic fixture

Dunfermline Athletic face a trip to Cowdenbeath at Central Park on Saturday afternoon, having the edge over their hosts in previous meetings. The visitors have won 19 of the 43 previous games, with the hosts winning just 17.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Central Park was earlier this season, where Dunfermline Athletic annihilated the Pars 0-4 in a Scottish Division One match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2012/2013 Sat 27 Oct Dunfermline A. 3 - 0 Cowdenbeath Scottish Division One
2012/2013 Sat 11 Aug Cowdenbeath 0-4 Dunfermline A. Scottish Division One
2010/2011 Sat 02 Apr Cowdenbeath 0 - 1 Dunfermline A. Scottish Division One
2010/2011 Sat 12 Feb Cowdenbeath 0 - 4 Dunfermline A. Scottish Division One
2010/2011 Wed 29 Dec Dunfermline A. 5 - 0 Cowdenbeath Scottish Division One
2010/2011 Sat 18 Sep Dunfermline A. 2 - 1 Cowdenbeath Scottish Division One
2003/2004 Wed 24 Sep Dunfermline A. 2 - 0 Cowdenbeath Scottish League Cup

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Recent respective form guides

Cowdenbeath have only collected 1 win and 3 draws from the last six home games played. A total of 11 goals have been scored by the Blue Brazil in those games, with 8 conceded.

Dunfermline Athletic's away form is none too clever either, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. While the Pars have hit 9 goals, 12 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Cowdenbeath are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 17 points from 19 matches.

Dunfermline Athletic are just outside the promotion places, in 2nd, having taken 36 points from 20 games.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Cowdenbeath 6 0 4 2 6 10 4
Dunfermline Athletic 6 2 1 3 6 9 7

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Dunfermline Athletic are in reasonable form away from home coming into this match, and the Madmen are quite confident that they should come away with a comfortable victory from this contest. Away win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Cowdenbeath Drawn last 2 games at home.
Failed to win in previous 5 home matches.
Not won in the 10 most recent games.
Dunfermline Athletic 7 games since last away draw.
Last drawn game 6 outings ago.

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