FootyMAD's Queen of the South match preview

Last updated : 25 September 2009 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Dunfermline Athletic v Queen of the South fixture

Dunfermline A. prepare to entertain Queen of the South at East End Park on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Pars are clearly on top, having won 20 and lost only 7 of the 32 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at East End Park was earlier this season, with Queen o.t.S. inflicting a narrow 1-2 defeat upon the Pars in a Scottish Challenge Cup match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2009/2010Tue 18 AugDunfermline A.1-2Queen o.t.S.SCC
2008/2009Sat 02 MayQueen o.t.S.0 - 3Dunfermline A.SCD1
2008/2009Sat 31 JanDunfermline A.0 - 2Queen o.t.S.SCD1
2008/2009Sat 13 DecQueen o.t.S.1 - 2Dunfermline A.SCD1
2008/2009Wed 20 AugDunfermline A.0 - 2Queen o.t.S.SCC
2008/2009Sat 09 AugDunfermline A.2 - 1Queen o.t.S.SCD1
2007/2008Sat 26 AprDunfermline A.4 - 0Queen o.t.S.SCD1

Recent respective form guides

Dunfermline Athletic have had an average home run of late, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 8 to 7.

The The Doonhamers have had a decent run of form away from home recently, coming away with three points on 3 occasions, but drawing 1 and losing 2. The The Doonhamers's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 11 goals for and 9 against.

Dunfermline A. see themselves just below half way in the Irn Bru Scottish Division One, showing a record of 6 points from their 6 games played so far, Queen o.t.S. are just outside the promotion places, in 3rd, having taken 11 points from 6 games.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Dunfermline A.6204686
Queen o.t.S.6303989

FootyMad's prediction ...

Dunfermline A. are performing in fits and starts at home in recent games, and FootyMad doesn't see things getting any better, as the visitors squeak past and take all the points. Away win

Sequence statistics:
Dunfermline A. 7 games since last home draw.
Latest 4 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 4 most recent games.
Queen o.t.S. Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.
Not won in previous 2 away matches.
Last drawn game 9 outings ago.