In their prior 6 fixtures, Stevie Crawford's Dunfermline Athletic have managed to score a combined total of 5 times, an average number of goals scored per match equal to 0.83.
Going into this game, the form guide shows that Dunfermline Athletic have not emerged victorious against Dundee in their last 2 league games and have not won at home in their last 2 league matches.
In their previous fixture, Dundee drew 1-1 in the Championship tie with Greenock Morton. The only scorer from Dundee was Lee Ashcroft (88'). Aidan Nesbitt (77') scored for Greenock Morton. During their 6 most recent matches, James McPake's Dundee have found the back of the net 11 times, yielding them the goals per game average of 1.83.
Pre-game facts show that Dundee are winless against Dunfermline Athletic when they have played them away from home in the previous 7 league matches. They really have not been travelling well at all and have not been beaten in their last 2 league matches away from home.
Head to head
If we look at their past head to head meetings going back to 22/07/2018, there has been little between the sides with Dunfermline Athletic winning 2 of those games, Dundee 2 and 2 being drawn after 90 minutes of play.
There were also goals galore in those games, with 25 overall which averages out at 4.17 goals per meeting. The previous league match featuring the two was Championship match day 22 on 27/03/2021 and the score finished Dundee 3-2 Dunfermline Athletic.
Team News: Dunfermline Athletic
Lewis Martin (Calf Injury) and Ryan Dow (torn tendon) won’t be playing for Dunfermline boss Stevie Crawford.
Team News: Dundee
Dundee manager James McPake has multiple availability issues to deal with. Jordon Forster (Knock) and Finlay Robertson (Ankle Injury) are not ready for selection.
Dunfermline Athletic will do well to break down this Dundee team who we think will likely manage to score & go ahead.
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