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Peterhead will be facing away side Airdrie United at Balmoor Stadium in this League One fixture on Saturday.
Scroll down for all of our predictions, poll and stats for the Peterhead v Airdrie United game - as well as up-to-date odds.
Peterhead won’t want a repeat of their last result here following a 1-0 League One loss in their previous game against Cove Rangers.
Rory McAllister (2') was the scorer for Cove Rangers.
It’s been a rare occasion in recent games that Peterhead have managed to hold out for a full 90 minutes. It will be a concern for them that The Blue Toon have been scored against in 5 of their previous 6 matches, giving up 6 goals in the process.
Going into this game, the form guide shows that Peterhead:
- have not beaten Airdrie United in their previous 7 matches in the league.
- are undefeated in their previous 2 home league matches.
Airdrie United will go into this game following a 2-4 League One win to defeat Clyde in their most recent fixture.
For Airdrie United, the goals were scored by Thomas Robert (8'), Dale Carrick (16', 54') and Josh Kerr (20'). Barry Cuddihy (38') and Ally Love (61') scored for Clyde.
The numbers tell their own story, and Airdrie United have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 games, with opponents netting 7 goals in total. At the back, The Diamonds just haven’t been too solid at all. With no two games being the same, time will tell if that trend will continue on in this upcoming match.
Heading into this fixture, Airdrie United have not lost to Peterhead when having played them away from home in the previous 4 matches in the league. An impressive run.
Head to head
Delving into past results between these clubs going back to 04/02/2017 shows that these encounters have been a source of anguish for Peterhead. They have not managed to register any wins whatsoever whereas Airdrie United have been too good for them, getting wins in 83% of those games where they have faced each other.
A total of 17 goals were shared by the two clubs during those clashes, with 4 of them from The Blue Toon and 13 created by The Diamonds . That’s an average goals per game figure of 2.83.
The previous league contest between the two was League One match day 1 on 17/10/2020 and the score finished Airdrie United 2-0 Peterhead.
The match was refereed by Barry Cook.
Team News: Peterhead
Isaac Layne (Knee Problems), Gary Fraser (Knee Injury), Josh Mulligan (Ankle Injury) and Kyle Bailey (Foot Injury) won’t be available for Peterhead gaffer Jim McInally.
Team News: Airdrie United
With a fully injury-free group available for selection, Airdrie United boss Ian Murray doesn’t have any fitness concerns whatsoever ahead of this clash.
In our view, Airdrie United and Peterhead should both be able to score here although it’s hard to pick a clear winner.
A draw looks like a realistic possibility, but we’ll see what happens. We’re therefore predicting a close game with a 1-1 draw when all is said and done.
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⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Balmoor Stadium (3,150)
Captain: Scott Brown
Chairman: Rodger Morrison
Manager: Jim McInally
Competitions: League One position 7
🔑 Key Player: Lyall Cameron
Usually played in the Central Attacking Midfielder position, Lyall Cameron was born in Scotland. After having made a senior debut playing for Peterhead in the 2020 - 2021 season, the dangerous Midfielder has bagged 3 league goals in this League One 2020 - 2021 season to date coming from a total of 11 appearances.