History of the Dumbarton v Airdrie United fixture
Dumbarton prepare to entertain Airdrie United at The Rock on Saturday afternoon, needing to improve on a poor record between the sides. The visitors have won 17 of the 46 previous games, with the Sons winning just 15.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at The Rock was earlier this season, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1-1 final scoreline in a Scottish Division Two match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Sat 21 Jan||Airdrie Utd.||2 - 3||Dumbarton||Scottish Division Two|
|2011/2012||Sat 22 Oct||Dumbarton||1-1||Airdrie Utd.||Scottish Division Two|
|2011/2012||Sat 06 Aug||Airdrie Utd.||3 - 0||Dumbarton||Scottish Division Two|
|2010/2011||Sat 16 Apr||Airdrie Utd.||2 - 1||Dumbarton||Scottish Division Two|
|2010/2011||Sat 12 Feb||Dumbarton||1 - 1||Airdrie Utd.||Scottish Division Two|
|2010/2011||Tue 01 Feb||Airdrie Utd.||1 - 2||Dumbarton||Scottish Division Two|
|2010/2011||Sat 02 Oct||Dumbarton||1 - 3||Airdrie Utd.||Scottish Division Two|
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Recent respective form guides
Dumbarton have had an average home run of late, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. The Sons's have scored 8 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 9.
The away form of Airdrie United however, is much more impressive, with 3 victories and just 1 loss from the last six. The games have constituted a decent return of 9 goals for the Diamonds, and 6 goals against.
Dumbarton are just outside the promotion places, in 3rd, having taken 49 points from 33 games.
Airdrie United's total of 48 points from their 33 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Irn Bru Scottish Division Two.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Dumbarton are not in a rich vein of form at the moment, and your Madmen see things getting no better with Airdrie United running out comfortable winners. Away win
|Dumbarton||10 games since last home draw.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
|Airdrie United||3 successive away victories.
4 games since last away draw.
Won each of the previous 6 matches.
Last drawn game 7 outings ago.
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