FM Preview: Inverness Caledonian Thistle v Dunfermline Athletic 22 Oct 2011

Last updated : 21 October 2011 By Footymad Previewer

Footymad preview History of the Inverness Caledonian Thistle v Dunfermline Athletic fixture

Dunfermline Athletic face a trip to Inverness Caledonian Thistle at Tulloch Caledonian Stadium on Saturday afternoon, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Pars will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 6 and win only 2 of the 10 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in April 2010, with Inverness Caledonian Thistle running out comfortable 2-0 winners in a Scottish Division One match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2011/2012 Sat 06 Aug Dunfermline A. 3 - 3 Inverness CT Scottish Premier
2009/2010 Sat 17 Apr Inverness CT 2-0 Dunfermline A. Scottish Division One
2009/2010 Sat 19 Dec Dunfermline A. 0 - 0 Inverness CT Scottish Division One
2009/2010 Sat 17 Oct Inverness CT 1 - 1 Dunfermline A. Scottish Division One
2009/2010 Sat 08 Aug Dunfermline A. 0 - 1 Inverness CT Scottish Division One
2006/2007 Sat 12 May Inverness CT 2 - 1 Dunfermline A. Scottish Premier
2006/2007 Sat 17 Mar Inverness CT 1 - 3 Dunfermline A. Scottish Premier

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Recent respective form guides

Inverness Caledonian Thistle have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 7 to 6.

Dunfermline Athletic have an average recent record on the road, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. While the Pars have hit 7 goals, 10 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Inverness Caledonian Thistle find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 11 games have yielded only 8 points.

Dunfermline Athletic are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 9 points from 10 matches.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Inverness Caledonian Thistle 6 2 1 3 6 10 7
Dunfermline Athletic 6 0 1 5 6 19 1

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Dunfermline Athletic are in a sorry state of late on their travels, though the Mad panel can see them coming away from Tulloch Caledonian Stadium with a well-deserved point. No-score draw

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Inverness Caledonian Thistle Unbeaten in the last 3 home games.
Not drawn a match in their last 4 .
Dunfermline Athletic Lost each of the previous 3 away matches.
Not won in previous 3 away matches.
An overall losing run of 3 games.
No win in the 7 most recent games.

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