FM Preview: Dunfermline Athletic v Hamilton Academical 15 Dec 2012

Last updated : 14 December 2012 By Footymad Previewer

Footymad preview History of the Dunfermline Athletic v Hamilton Academical fixture

Hamilton Academical travel to take on Dunfermline Athletic at East End Park on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 36 games played, Accies have recorded 12 wins, and Dunfermline Athletic have come away with 18 victories.

The last time the two teams met at Dunfermline Athletic was just over four years ago, in March 2008, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1-1 final scoreline in a Scottish Division One match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2012/2013 Sat 29 Sep Hamilton Ac. 0 - 3 Dunfermline A. Scottish Division One
2007/2008 Tue 11 Mar Dunfermline A. 1-1 Hamilton Ac. Scottish Division One
2007/2008 Sat 09 Feb Hamilton Ac. 3 - 0 Dunfermline A. Scottish Division One
2007/2008 Sat 20 Oct Dunfermline A. 0 - 5 Hamilton Ac. Scottish Division One
2007/2008 Sat 04 Aug Hamilton Ac. 2 - 1 Dunfermline A. Scottish Division One
1995/1996 Sat 06 Apr Dunfermline A. 1 - 3 Hamilton Ac. Scottish Division One
1995/1996 Sat 20 Jan Hamilton Ac. 0 - 0 Dunfermline A. Scottish Division One

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Recent respective form guides

Dunfermline Athletic have lost just once in their last six home games, winning four and drawing the other one. In this time, Pars have rattled up an impressive 16 goals, and conceded 4.

Hamilton Academical have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. The Accies's have scored 9 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 10.

Dunfermline Athletic are just outside the promotion places, in 2nd, having taken 29 points from 14 games.

Hamilton Academical are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 12 points from 13 matches.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Dunfermline Athletic 6 4 0 2 13 8 12
Hamilton Academical 6 3 0 3 8 5 9

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Hamilton Academical have an average recent record on the road, and this could be the reason why Dunfermline Athletic may poach a narrow victory, according to the Madmen. Home win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Dunfermline Athletic Unbeaten in the last 3 home games.
Not drawn a match in their last 6 .
Hamilton Academical 5 games since last away draw.
Last drawn game 9 outings ago.

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