Championship fixture prediction and news & stats for the Dunfermline Athletic vs Kilmarnock clash

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Competition: Scotland Championship
Competition: Sat 16.October
Match begins: 14:00 (UTC)
Venue: East End Park (11480 seats)

The guesting Kilmarnock team are thought to be odds-on favourites at Dunfermline Athletic, as the away side own a 12 point edge from their eight league games this season.

Insights:
  • Dunfermline Athletic have the fewest scored goals (4) in Championship
  • Kilmarnock have the most clean sheets (6) in Championship

Both participants have had sufficient rest since their last match. Let's aim for an in-your-face match!

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Dunfermline Athletic form and stats

When playing at home in the Championship, Dunfermline Athletic have managed 0 wins, 2 draws and suffered 2 defeats from 4 games. All in all it has been a very rough period for Dunfermline who hasn’t won a league-game in their last ten attempts. Their previous win was against Raith Rovers, 164 days ago.

Dunfermline are hoping to put things right at home after a defeat in their previous match, the score 0-1 away versus Queen of the South.

A 1-1 draw away before that, with Raith Rovers the opponent.

Dunfermline Athletic has huge difficulties finding the net and are scoring on average only once per two home matches in the league: 0 goals from 4 games. With more than 1,5 conceded goals on average, the Dunfermline defense is not exactly impregnable. 6 goals conceded from 4 games. You can find more goal stats on the Statistics tab above.

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Kilmarnock form and stats

3-1-0 is the win-draw-loss statistic for Kilmarnock in their Championship matches away.

Kilmarnock are travelling after their nice 3-1 home win in the Challenge Cup against Queen's Park.

Preceding that, the 1-3 home loss versus Raith Rovers.

Scoring goals is the main ingredient in creating success in football, and not only at home. So far Kilmarnock have scored 5 goals in 4 league games away. Kilmarnock are tight as a drum on their travels, having allowed the opposition only 0 goals away.

Head 2 Head

H2H stats regardless of arena (last ten matches): Dunfermline three wins, two draws and Kilmarnock five victories. As for goals, six matches ended with three or more goals (over 2,5), four games had two or less.

Top Goalscorers

DunfermlineK. O'Hara
K. O'Hara
2 goals
Dunfermline AthleticN. Todorov
N. Todorov
2 goals
KilmarnockS. Robinson
S. Robinson
2 goals

Dunfermline Athletic missing players

Kilmarnock missing players

Dunfermline Athletic Kilmarnock
Total Home vs top Statistics Stat vs low Away Total
8 4 2 Played P 1 4 8
0 0 0 Won W 1 3 5
4 2 1 Drew D 0 1 1
4 2 1 Lost L 0 0 2
4 0 0 Scored S 2 5 9
13 6 3 Conceded C 0 0 4
75% 50% 50% Over 0.5 O 0.5 100% 75% 88%
62% 50% 50% Over 1.5 O 1.5 100% 50% 50%
50% 50% 50% Over 2.5 O 2.5 0% 0% 12%
25% 0% 0% Over 3.5 O 3.5 0% 0% 12%
0% 0% 0% Over 4.5 O 4.5 0% 0% 0%
38% 0% 0% BTTS BTTS 0% 0% 12%
25% 50% 50% Clean Sheets C S 100% 100% 75%
62% 100% 100% Failed to Score F T 0% 25% 25%
 
5.9 5.5 4 Corners for (avg) C F 6 3.5 5.6
6.1 7 4.5 Corners against (avg) C A 2 4.2 3.5
1.8 2 2.5 Yellow cards (avg) Y C 1 1.5 1.5
0 0 0 Red cards R C 0 0 0
 
7.6 7.5 8 Shots (avg) S ( 11 8.8 10.2
1.8 2 3.5 Shots on Target (avg) S O 3 2.2 3.1
29% 0% 0% Goal Efficiency G E 67% 56% 36%
Key stats in Championship this season:
  • Dunfermline Athletic have conceded at least twice as many goals as they have scored.
  • Dunfermline Athletic have failed to score a single goal at home.
  • Dunfermline Athletic have the fewest scored goals (0) at home in Championship
  • Dunfermline Athletic have the fewest scored goals (4) in Championship
  • Dunfermline Athletic have the fewest scored goals in the second half (3) in Championship
  • Dunfermline Athletic have the most conceded goals in the first half (8) in Championship
  • Dunfermline Athletic have the the worst goal difference (-6) at home in Championship
  • Dunfermline Athletic have the the worst goal difference (-9) in Championship
  • Dunfermline Athletic have yet to win a game.
  • Kilmarnock have not yet conceded a single goal in all their away games.
  • Kilmarnock have not yet lost a game away.
  • Kilmarnock have scored at least twice as many goals as they have conceded.
  • Kilmarnock have scored more than double the goals of Dunfermline Athletic.
  • Kilmarnock have the fewest conceded goals (0) away in Championship
  • Kilmarnock have the fewest matches over the total-line (1) in Championship
  • Kilmarnock have the fewest scored goals in the first half (0) in Championship
  • Kilmarnock have the most clean sheets (4) away in Championship
  • Kilmarnock have the most clean sheets (6) in Championship
  • Kilmarnock have the most matches under the total-line (7) in Championship
  • Kilmarnock have the most points (10) away in Championship
  • Kilmarnock have the most scored goals in the second half (9) in Championship
  • Kilmarnock have won significantly less corners away then at home.

  Total Home Away  
# Team MP W D L F A MP W D L F A MP W D L F A +/- P
1 Inverness CT 8 6 1 1 10 4 4 4 0 0 7 2 4 2 1 1 3 2 6 19
2 Kilmarnock 8 5 1 2 9 4 4 2 0 2 4 4 4 3 1 0 5 0 5 16
3 Arbroath 8 4 3 1 16 6 4 2 1 1 7 2 4 2 2 0 9 4 10 15
4 Raith Rovers 8 4 2 2 14 10 4 1 2 1 8 8 4 3 0 1 6 2 4 14
5 Partick Thistle 8 4 0 4 17 13 4 3 0 1 10 4 4 1 0 3 7 9 4 12
6 Queen of the South 8 3 0 5 9 12 4 1 0 3 2 5 4 2 0 2 7 7 -3 9
7 Ayr United 8 2 2 4 7 12 4 1 2 1 5 5 4 1 0 3 2 7 -5 8
8 Hamilton Academical 8 2 2 4 8 15 4 1 0 3 2 6 4 1 2 1 6 9 -7 8
9 Greenock Morton 8 1 3 4 7 12 4 0 2 2 6 8 4 1 1 2 1 4 -5 6
10 Dunfermline Athletic 8 0 4 4 4 13 4 0 2 2 0 6 4 0 2 2 4 7 -9 4

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The Scottish Championship is the second level of the Scottish Professional Football League. Ten teams play each other four times for a total of 36 fixtures in a season from August to May. The winner in the league table promotes to the Premiership and a playoff can promote one more team.