FootyMAD's Dunfermline Athletic match preview

Last updated : 06 April 2007 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Dunfermline Athletic v Hibernian fixture

Hibernian face a trip to Dunfermline Athletic at East End Park on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 52 games played, The Hibees have recorded 15 wins, and Dunfermline A. have come away with 17 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was earlier this season, where Hibernian annihilated the The Hibees 0 - 4 in a Scottish Premier match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2006/2007Sat 30 DecHibernian2 - 0Dunfermline A.SPL
2006/2007Mon 23 OctDunfermline A.0 - 4HibernianSPL
2005/2006Sat 21 JanHibernian3 - 1Dunfermline A.SPL
2005/2006Tue 08 NovDunfermline A.3 - 0HibernianSLGC
2005/2006Wed 26 OctDunfermline A.1 - 2HibernianSPL
2005/2006Sat 30 JulHibernian1 - 1Dunfermline A.SPL
2004/2005Sat 19 MarDunfermline A.1 - 4HibernianSPL

Recent respective form guides

Dunfermline Athletic have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. These games have seen the Pars score just 7 goals, though they have conceded 4.

Hibernian have an average recent record on the road, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. The The Hibees's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 8 goals for and 7 against.

Dunfermline A. find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 32 games have yielded only 20 points. Hibernian's 44 points from 32 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 6th position.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Dunfermline A.6222768
Hibernian631210610

FootyMad's prediction ...

The away form of the The Hibees has not been the best, though the Footymad panel sees them pulling off a narrow win on their visit to Dunfermline A.. Away win

Sequence statistics:
Dunfermline A. Unbeaten in the last 4 home games.
Hibernian Undefeated in last 4 away games.
No win in the 2 most recent games.