Dumbarton pack their bags to visit Stenhousemuir at Ochilview Park on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 58 games played, Sons have recorded 17 wins, and Stenhousemuir have come away with 28 victories.
The previous match played between the two at Ochilview Park was within the last three years, in April 2004, with Dumbarton inflicting a narrow 1 - 2 defeat upon the Warriors in a Scottish Division Two match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2006/2007||Sat 16 Sep||Dumbarton||4 - 0||Stenhousemuir||SCD3|
|2003/2004||Sat 03 Apr||Stenhousemuir||1 - 2||Dumbarton||SCD2|
|2003/2004||Tue 23 Mar||Dumbarton||4 - 0||Stenhousemuir||SCD2|
|2003/2004||Sat 06 Dec||Stenhousemuir||1 - 1||Dumbarton||SCD2|
|2003/2004||Sat 27 Sep||Dumbarton||0 - 1||Stenhousemuir||SCD2|
|2002/2003||Sat 26 Apr||Dumbarton||3 - 1||Stenhousemuir||SCD2|
|2002/2003||Sat 25 Jan||Stenhousemuir||2 - 1||Dumbarton||SCD2|
Recent respective form guides
Stenhousemuir are showing reasonable home form, having won four and lost two from the last six played. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 12 goals for the Warriors, with 4 goals against.
Dumbarton have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. Only 5 goals have been registered in this time, with 7 leaked at the wrong end.
Stenhousemuir lie just outside the playoff positions in the Bells Scottish Division Three, picking up 22 points from their 13 games so far. Dumbarton are just outside the promotion places, in 2nd, having taken 23 points from 13 games.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
With Dumbarton only showing average form on the road, Footymad are of the opinion a draw at Ochilview Park will be a good result. No-score draw
|Stenhousemuir||12 games since last home draw.|
Not drawn a match in their last 15 .
|Dumbarton||5 games since last defeat.|