FM Preview: Dundee v Livingston 05 May 2012
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 4th May 2012
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Dundee and Livingston at 15:00 on 5th May 2012 in the Scottish Division One.
History of the Dundee v Livingston fixture
Livingston face a trip to Dundee at Dens Park on Saturday afternoon, and have come away with little in previous meetings, having been beaten a depressing 14 out of 21 times.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Dens Park was earlier this season, with Dundee running out comfortable 3-0 winners in a Scottish Division One match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Sat 03 Mar||Livingston||2 - 3||Dundee||Scottish Division One|
|2011/2012||Sat 14 Jan||Dundee||3-0||Livingston||Scottish Division One|
|2011/2012||Sat 20 Aug||Livingston||4 - 2||Dundee||Scottish Division One|
|2009/2010||Wed 20 Jan||Livingston||0 - 1||Dundee||Scottish F.A. Cup|
|2008/2009||Sat 18 Apr||Livingston||0 - 1||Dundee||Scottish Division One|
|2008/2009||Sat 21 Feb||Dundee||4 - 1||Livingston||Scottish Division One|
|2008/2009||Sat 07 Feb||Livingston||1 - 2||Dundee||Scottish Division One|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Dundee have collected 2 wins and 3 draws from their last six home matches. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 10 to 8.
The away form of Livingston however, is much more impressive, with a marvellous return of five wins and one defeat from the last six. These six games have produced a glut of goals, with the Livi scoring 19 and conceding 8.
Dundee are just outside the promotion places, in 2nd, having taken 52 points from 35 games.
Livingston's 48 points from 35 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 4th position.
Current overall team form
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
FootyMad's prediction ...
Livingston are in smashing form away from home at present, and Footymad sees this carrying them to a narrow victory at Dundee. Away win
|Dundee||Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Latest 3 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 4 most recent games.
|Livingston||5 successive away victories.
15 games since last away draw.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here
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