FootyMAD's Livingston match preview

Last updated : 21 September 2007 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Hamilton Academical v Livingston fixture

Hamilton Ac. prepare to entertain Livingston at New Douglas Park on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 18 games played, Accies have recorded 7 wins, and Livingston have come away with 4 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at New Douglas Park was less than a year ago, in April 2007, with Hamilton Ac. running out comfortable 3-0 winners in a Scottish Division One match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2006/2007Sat 07 AprHamilton Ac.3-0LivingstonSCD1
2006/2007Sat 27 JanLivingston1 - 2Hamilton Ac.SCD1
2006/2007Sat 06 JanHamilton Ac.2 - 4LivingstonSFAC
2006/2007Sat 02 DecHamilton Ac.1 - 1LivingstonSCD1
2006/2007Fri 13 OctLivingston0 - 1Hamilton Ac.SCD1
1996/1997Sat 10 MayHamilton Ac.0 - 0LivingstonSCD2
1996/1997Sun 30 MarLivingston1 - 2Hamilton Ac.SCD2

Recent respective form guides

Hamilton Academical are showing reasonable home form, having won four and lost two from the last six played. A total of 13 goals have been scored by the Accies in those games, with 8 conceded.

The away form of Livingston is pretty dire, attaining just 3 draws from the previous six away games. While the Livi have hit 5 goals, 10 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Hamilton Ac. are leading the way in the Irn Bru Scottish Division One, with their 6 games giving them a return of 18 points. Livingston are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 5 points from 6 matches.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Hamilton Ac.650114415
Livingston61321086

FootyMad's prediction ...

With the Accies being in decent shape at home at the moment, I am pleased to predict that this match should result in nothing other than a comfortable home win. Home Win

Sequence statistics:
Hamilton Ac. 7 games since last home draw.
Won their latest 5 matches.
Not drawn a match in their last 11 .
Livingston Previous 2 away games have finished all-square.
Not won in previous 8 away matches.
4 games since last defeat.