History of the St. Johnstone v Dunfermline Athletic fixture
Dunfermline Athletic pack their bags to visit St. Johnstone at McDiarmid Park on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 64 games played, Pars have recorded 20 wins, and St. Johnstone have come away with 28 victories.
The previous match played between the two at McDiarmid Park was within the last three years, in April 2009, when they played out a goalless draw in a Scottish Division One match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2008/2009||Sat 11 Apr||Dunfermline A.||1 - 3||St. Johnstone||Scottish Division One|
|2008/2009||Tue 07 Apr||St. Johnstone||0-0||Dunfermline A.||Scottish Division One|
|2008/2009||Sat 01 Nov||Dunfermline A.||1 - 2||St. Johnstone||Scottish Division One|
|2008/2009||Sat 16 Aug||St. Johnstone||0 - 3||Dunfermline A.||Scottish Division One|
|2007/2008||Sat 29 Mar||St. Johnstone||1 - 1||Dunfermline A.||Scottish Division One|
|2007/2008||Sat 19 Jan||Dunfermline A.||0 - 1||St. Johnstone||Scottish Division One|
|2007/2008||Sun 25 Nov||Dunfermline A.||2 - 3||St. Johnstone||Scottish Challenge Cup|
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Recent respective form guides
St. Johnstone's dreadful home form has resulted in just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. Saints have conceded a disappointing 8 goals in this period, and managed to convert only 1 of their own chances.
Dunfermline Athletic'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 8 goals for the Pars, and 5 goals against.
St. Johnstone are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 1 points from 2 matches.
Dunfermline Athletic see themselves just below half way in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, showing a record of 2 points from their 2 games played so far,
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Although Dunfermline Athletic have been far from successful in recent away games, we can see nothing other than an easy victory for them against St. Johnstone. Away win
|St. Johnstone||6 games since last home draw.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
|Dunfermline Athletic||4 successive away victories.
5 games since last away draw.
16 games since last defeat.
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