Dumbarton face a trip to Hamilton Academical at New Douglas Park on Saturday evening, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Sons will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 33 and win only 12 of the 58 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was earlier this season, with Hamilton Ac. running out comfortable 2 - 0 winners in a Scottish Division Two match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2003/2004||Tue 09 Mar||Hamilton Ac.||2 - 0||Dumbarton||SCD2|
|2003/2004||Sat 21 Feb||Dumbarton||2 - 0||Hamilton Ac.||SCD2|
|2003/2004||Sat 18 Oct||Dumbarton||0 - 3||Hamilton Ac.||SCD2|
|2002/2003||Sat 19 Apr||Hamilton Ac.||2 - 2||Dumbarton||SCD2|
|2002/2003||Sat 08 Feb||Dumbarton||3 - 1||Hamilton Ac.||SCD2|
|2002/2003||Sat 14 Dec||Hamilton Ac.||1 - 0||Dumbarton||SCD2|
|2002/2003||Sat 28 Sep||Dumbarton||1 - 1||Hamilton Ac.||SCD2|
Recent respective form guides
Hamilton Academical have managed to pick up just two wins from their last six home games, losing three, A total of 10 goals have been scored by the Accies in those games, with 6 conceded.
The Sons have had a decent run of form away from home recently, coming away with three points on 3 occassions, but drawing 1 and losing 2. The Sons's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 10 goals for and 9 against.
Hamilton Ac. are just outside the promotion places, in 3rd, having taken 51 points from 31 games. Dumbarton are just outside the promotion places, in 4th, having taken 48 points from 31 games.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Dumbarton are not doing too bad on their travels, and I think they should continue by carving out a narrow victory at Hamilton Ac.. Away win
|Hamilton Ac.||Won their latest 3 matches.|
Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
|Dumbarton||3 successive away victories.|
6 games since last away draw.
4 games since last defeat.