Dumbarton pack their bags to visit Peterhead at Balmoor Stadium on Saturday afternoon, and have come away with little in previous meetings, having managed to conjure up just 2 wins from the previous 6 games.
The previous match played between the two at Balmoor Stadium was more than three years back, in January 2006, with Peterhead running out comfortable 3 - 1 winners in a Scottish Division Two match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2005/2006||Sat 11 Mar||Dumbarton||2 - 3||Peterhead||SCD2|
|2005/2006||Sat 14 Jan||Peterhead||3 - 1||Dumbarton||SCD2|
|2005/2006||Sat 29 Oct||Dumbarton||1 - 0||Peterhead||SCD2|
|2005/2006||Sat 10 Sep||Peterhead||1 - 0||Dumbarton||SCD2|
|2001/2002||Sat 20 Apr||Dumbarton||3 - 0||Peterhead||SCD3|
|2001/2002||Sat 16 Feb||Peterhead||4 - 0||Dumbarton||SCD3|
|2001/2002||Sat 20 Oct||Dumbarton||0 - 3||Peterhead||SCD3|
Recent respective form guides
Peterhead's poor home run has seen them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While The Blue Toon have scored 6, a worringly large 10 have been leaked at the other end.
Dumbarton's away form is none too clever either, coming away with three points on 3 occasions, but drawing 1 and losing 2. The Sons's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 9 goals for and 7 against.
Peterhead lie just outside the playoff positions in the Irn Bru Scottish Division Two, picking up 8 points from their 6 games so far. Dumbarton find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 6 games have yielded only 2 points.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
This is a game in which both sides are showing indifferent form, so the Madmen are expecting the Sons to come away from it with a creditable draw. Score draw
|Peterhead||Drawn last 2 games at home.|
Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
|Dumbarton||Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.|
Not won in previous 2 away matches.
No win in the 8 most recent games.