This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Dumbarton and Arbroath at 15:00 on 2nd January 2012 in the Scottish Division Two.

Footymad preview History of the Dumbarton v Arbroath fixture

Dumbarton prepare to entertain Arbroath at Strathclyde Homes Stadium on Monday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 64 games played, Sons have recorded 30 wins, and Arbroath have come away with 19 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Strathclyde Homes Stadium was earlier this season, with Arbroath inflicting a narrow 3-4 defeat upon the Sons in a Scottish Division Two match.