FM Preview: Partick Thistle v Dunfermline Athletic 10 Nov 2012

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Last updated : 09 November 2012

Footymad preview History of the Partick Thistle v Dunfermline Athletic fixture

Partick Thistle prepare to entertain Dunfermline Athletic at Firhill on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 46 games played, Jags have recorded 18 wins, and Dunfermline Athletic have come away with 17 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Firhill was two seasons ago, in January 2011, with Partick Thistle running out comfortable 2-0 winners in a Scottish Division One match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2012/2013 Sat 18 Aug Dunfermline A. 0 - 1 Partick Th. Scottish Division One
2010/2011 Sat 26 Mar Dunfermline A. 0 - 0 Partick Th. Scottish Division One
2010/2011 Sat 29 Jan Partick Th. 2-0 Dunfermline A. Scottish Division One
2010/2011 Tue 14 Dec Dunfermline A. 0 - 0 Partick Th. Scottish Division One
2010/2011 Sat 25 Sep Partick Th. 0 - 2 Dunfermline A. Scottish Division One
2009/2010 Tue 23 Mar Dunfermline A. 1 - 2 Partick Th. Scottish Division One
2009/2010 Sat 23 Jan Partick Th. 1 - 4 Dunfermline A. Scottish Division One

For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here

Recent respective form guides

Partick Thistle could not have a more impressive recent home form, having won each of the last six games. In this time, Jags have rattled up an impressive 21 goals, and conceded 2.

Dunfermline Athletic's away form is equally impressive, tasting just one defeat in their last six, and picking up four good wins. Those games have seen the Pars pummel 15 goals, and let in 6.

Partick Thistle are just outside the promotion places, in 2nd, having taken 23 points from 10 games.

Dunfermline Athletic are leading the way in the Irn Bru Scottish Division One, with their 10 games giving them a return of 23 points.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Partick Thistle 6 3 2 1 12 5 11
Dunfermline Athletic 6 3 2 1 14 5 11

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Partick Thistle are starting to turn Firhill into a fortress, but the quality of opposition for this game makes your FootyMad panel believe the teams will share the spoils on this occasion. No-score draw

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Partick Thistle Won 7 successive home games.
8 games since last home draw.
Unbeaten run of 4 matches.
Dunfermline Athletic Undefeated in last 5 away games.
5 games since last defeat.

For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here

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