FM Preview: Dunfermline Athletic v Motherwell 03 Mar 2012

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Last updated : 02 March 2012

Footymad preview History of the Dunfermline Athletic v Motherwell fixture

Dunfermline Athletic prepare to entertain Motherwell at East End Park on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 58 games played, Pars have recorded 27 wins, and Motherwell have come away with 20 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at East End Park was earlier this season, as the visitors ran out cosy 2-4 winners in a Scottish Premier match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2011/2012 Tue 24 Jan Motherwell 3 - 1 Dunfermline A. Scottish Premier
2011/2012 Sat 27 Aug Dunfermline A. 2-4 Motherwell Scottish Premier
2006/2007 Mon 07 May Dunfermline A. 4 - 1 Motherwell Scottish Premier
2006/2007 Sat 31 Mar Motherwell 2 - 0 Dunfermline A. Scottish Premier
2006/2007 Tue 26 Dec Dunfermline A. 0 - 2 Motherwell Scottish Premier
2006/2007 Sat 14 Oct Motherwell 2 - 1 Dunfermline A. Scottish Premier
2005/2006 Sat 29 Apr Motherwell 2 - 3 Dunfermline A. Scottish Premier

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Recent respective form guides

Dunfermline Athletic's disastrous home run has meant they have managed only 2 draws from the last six matches. While Pars have scored 6, a worringly large 15 have been leaked at the other end.

Motherwell's away form is none too clever either, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While the 'Well have hit 4 goals, 7 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Dunfermline Athletic find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 29 games have yielded only 19 points.

Motherwell's total of 48 points from their 28 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
Dunfermline Athletic 6 0 2 4 4 12 2
Motherwell 6 4 1 1 16 6 13

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Nothing seems to be going right for the Pars at home recently, and we can see no immediate turn around in fortunes as the 'Well come away with an easy victory. Away win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Dunfermline Athletic Failed to win in previous 15 home matches.
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 7 most recent games.
Motherwell Not won in previous 5 away matches.
Last drawn game 4 outings ago.

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Dunfermline Athletic Matches

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