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Raith Rovers FC v Dundee United : Championship match betting preview, prediction and odds

Stark's Park, Kirkcaldy

Ian Murray welcomes Jim Goodwin to the Stark's Park on Friday evening, as their Raith Rovers FC and Dundee United charges clash in the Championship. For every Championship match preview, KickOff dives into the stats for multiple markets. Meaningful stats, including head to head (H2H) results, are then brought forward alongside odds from leading bookmakers.

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Dundee United's next match is v Partick at 15:00 on Saturday 2nd March
The last Scottish Championship meeting between Raith Rovers and Dundee Utd was on Friday 16th February 2024
Scottish Championship
February 16th 2024
Raith Rovers 2
1 Dundee Utd
 
Z. Rudden 9'39' L. Moult
S. Brown 89'
 
RAI
DUN
Shots On
6
5
Shots Off
2
8
Corners
4
7
Possession
50%
50%
Fouls
4
14
Yellow/red cards
2/0
3/0
 
Raith RoversDundee Utd
 
M. Kevin Dabrowski
L. Dick
K. Watson
E. Murray
J. Brown
S. Byrne (S. Brown 74')
J. Mullin (D. Easton 74')
S. Stanton (R. Matthews 88')
C. Smith (A. Connolly 74')
L. Vaughan
Z. Ruddenfootball icon (J. Hamilton 60')
J. Walton
L. Grimshaw
K. Holt
S. McMann
R. Graham
(C. Mochrie 81') D. Wotherspoon
(A. Greive 76') football iconL. Moult
C. Sibbald
(M. Anim Cudjoe 90') K. Fotheringham
T. Watt
(Miller Thomson 90') G. Middleton
Best Tip: Dundee Utd to win

Claiming a victory away from home the Championship is always an impressive achievement, and we're predicting that Jim Goodwin and his Dundee Utd side will end the game jubilant at Stark's Park on Friday evening. The statistics below, including historical head-to-head (H2H) records, suggest they have a great chance of delivering, and the bookmakers are expecting exactly that. The best available price is 2.10 on Dundee Utd to win. We think it's well worth backing.

In-Play
Win / Draw / Win
Over / Under 1.5 Goals
Over / Under 2.5 Goals
Over / Under 3.5 Goals
Win To Nil
Both Teams To Score
Correct Score
Both Teams To Score & Result
Double Chance
Half Time / Full Time
Over / Under 0.5 Goals
Over / Under 4.5 Goals
Over / Under 5.5 Goals
Draw No Bet
Team To Score First
An away win looks like the most likely outcome in the win/draw/win market, with our predictive algorithm suggesting there’s a 54% chance of Dundee Utd coming away with a win.
Change odds
Predictions Add Bet365 Coral Betfred 888Sport
Raith Rovers
23%
11/4
15%
5/2
13%
13/5
4%
47/20
12%
Draw
23%
11/5
2%
21/10
9%
11/5
3%
49/20
Dundee Utd
54%
19/20
7%
1/1
14%
19/20
3%
Evens
7%
Draw 1-1
11%
11/25/1
8%
11/223/4
Dundee Utd 2-1
10%
8/1
5%
15/2
6%
15/215/2
6%
Dundee Utd 1-0
9%
6/1
13%
11/2
7%
6/16/1
7%
Dundee Utd 2-0
9%
8/1
10%
8/1
6%
17/2
6%
8/1
Raith Rovers 2-1
6%
12/1
8%
11/1
8%
11/1
8%
21/2
4%
Dundee Utd 3-1
6%
16/116/1
31%
14/115/1
14%
Raith Rovers 1-0
6%
10/1
10%
17/2
21%
10/1
8%
17/2
14%
Draw 2-2
6%
14/114/1
15%
14/114/1
7%
Dundee Utd 3-0
5%
16/1
11%
16/1
13%
16/1
13%
15/1
7%
Draw 0-0
5%
15/2
11%
15/2
23%
17/2
5%
9/1
5%
Dundee Utd 3-2
3%
28/128/1
26%
25/125/1
13%
Raith Rovers 2-0
3%
18/1
12%
18/1
17%
18/1
10%
15/1
16%
Dundee Utd 4-1
3%
40/140/1
41%
33/134/1
17%
Dundee Utd 4-0
2%
33/1
17%
45/1
59%
40/1
21%
34/1
13%
Raith Rovers 3-1
2%
33/1
31%
33/128/125/1
10%
Over 2.5 Goals
58%
43/40
7%
21/20
17%
Evs
5%
Evens
5%
Under 2.5 Goals
42%
8/11
6%
4/6
11%
8/11
4%
3/4
5%
Home 1st Goal
44%
13/8
10%
29/20
6%
7/5
4%
-
Away 1st Goal
54%
8/13
3%
8/11
8%
7/10
2%
-
No 1st Goal
3%
15/2
11%
15/2
23%
8/1
5%
-
BTTS - Yes
58%
5/6
2%
17/20
7%
4/55/6
4%
BTTS - No
43%
5/6
4%
20/23
7%
10/1122/25
4%
BTTS - Home Win
13%
7/1
23%
6/1
7%
6/1
7%
-
BTTS - Draw
18%
7/210/3
2%
7/219/5
2%
BTTS - Away Win
27%
7/210/3
24%
16/5
5%
-
Home/draw
46%
4/5
8%
4/6
9%
4/5
2%
8/11
6%
Away/draw
77%
1/4
6%
2/9
6%
1/427/100
4%
Home/away
77%
4/11
2%
2/7
6%
1/3
2%
1/4
Over 1.5 Goals
80%
1/3
3%
1/3
6%
1/33/10
2%
Under 1.5 Goals
20%
9/4
7%
19/10
17%
9/412/5
7%
Over 3.5 Goals
35%
11/4
10%
5/2
21%
5/227/10
9%
Under 3.5 Goals
65%
1/4
4%
2/9
8%
2/71/4
2%
Over 4.5 Goals
18%
6/1
17%
6/1
27%
6/1
8%
13/2
11%
Under 4.5 Goals
82%
1/12
3%
1/14
4%
1/12
2%
1/14
2%
Over 5.5 Goals
8%
19/2
5%
16/1
42%
--
Under 5.5 Goals
92%
1/40
1%
1/40
2%
--
Over 0.5 Goals
95%
1/20
2%
1/18
2%
1/16
1%
1/20
1%
Under 0.5 Goals
5%
15/2
11%
7/1
20%
7/1
11%
19/2
5%
Home DNB
39%
13/8
10%
6/4
17%
13/8
12%
31/20
11%
Away DNB
70%
4/9
6%
1/2
10%
4/9
6%
4/9
7%
Raith Rovers win to nil
11%
11/2
18%
24/5
23%
11/2
7%
-
Dundee Utd win to nil
27%
9/4
13%
9/4
5%
11/5
3%
-
Raith Rovers / Raith Rovers
14%
5/1
20%
11/2
13%
5/1
8%
23/5
13%
Raith Rovers / Dundee Utd
3%
25/128/1
26%
25/124/1
9%
Raith Rovers / Draw
6%
14/114/114/113/1
Draw / Raith Rovers
10%
7/1
14%
13/2
12%
8/1
5%
7/1
6%
Draw / Dundee Utd
17%
4/1
9%
18/5
6%
4/1
9%
17/4
4%
Draw / Draw
17%
4/17/2
13%
4/117/4
2%
Dundee Utd / Raith Rovers
2%
40/1
21%
40/140/134/1
3%
Dundee Utd / Dundee Utd
26%
11/5
9%
12/5
18%
21/10
3%
11/5
8%
Dundee Utd / Draw
6%
14/114/114/113/1
bet365
Win / draw / win Championship table

Raith Rovers have played 22 matches so far this season and are in 2nd position in the league. Raith Rovers are unbeaten in 2 games against teams above them in the league and kept 1 clean sheet out of 2 games.

Performance against teams above them in the league

2 of those games have come against teams above them in the table. They have lost zero games, drawn 1 and won 1. Raith Rovers have conceded 1 goal, scored 2, scored in every game and kept 1 clean sheet.

Home league performance

Raith Rovers have played 11 games at home, winning 5, drawing 4 and losing 2 fixtures. They have scored 23 goals, conceded 20 goals, kept 2 clean sheets and scored in every home league game.

Dundee Utd lay in 1st place on 48 points in the Championship league table having played 22 matches. Dundee Utd are unbeaten away after 11 games and have kept 8 clean sheets in those matches.

Performance against teams below them in the league

They have played 22 games against teams below them in the table, winning 14, drawing 6 and losing 2 games. They have scored 45 goals and kept 13 clean sheets against lower placed opposition. Dundee Utd have conceded 11 goals and have failed to score in 3 matches.

Away league performance

Dundee Utd have played 11 away games, winning 9, drawing 2 and losing 0 games. They have scored an average of 2.2 goals per away game and conceded an average 0.3 goals per away game.

Raith Rovers
Won
Draw
Lost
Scores
Dundee Utd
HOME AWAY HOME AWAY TEAM PLD GD PTS HOME AWAY HOME AWAY
w
 
2-1F
Mar 30
d
 
1-1F
w
 
0-1F
 Dundee Utd A253351 
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
 Raith Rovers H261051 
l
 
0-1A
d
 
1-1A
Mar 30
l
 
2-1A
Apr 13
Mar 12
w
 
4-3F
d
 
2-2A
 Partick25638 
w
 
3-0F
w
 
0-5F
May 3
Mar 2
d
 
0-00-0
Apr 27
w
 
3-2F
w
 
1-2F
 Greenock 25637 
d
 
1-1F
Mar 5
l
 
2-3A
Apr 13
Apr 6
w
 
1-2F
d
 
4-4A
w
 
1-2F
 Ayr United26-1032 
w
 
1-0F
w
 
0-3F
Apr 20
w
 
1-2A
Apr 9
l
 
1-0A
d
 
1-1F
l
 
1-0A
 Airdrieonians24-431 
w
 
2-0F
w
 
0-2F
l
 
0-2A
Apr 27
l
 
1-2F
Mar 16
w
 
3-2F
w
 
2-3F
 Queen's Park26-630 
w
 
4-1A
d
 
0-00-0
w
 
3-1A
Apr 6
Mar 9
w
 
1-2F
w
 
1-0F
w
 
0-1F
 Dunfermline25-629 
d
 
1-1A
w
 
1-2F
d
 
0-00-0
Mar 15
l
 
2-3F
Apr 20
w
 
1-0F
w
 
1-2A
 Inverness26-227 
d
 
1-1A
w
 
0-1F
Mar 23
w
 
0-1F
May 3
l
 
3-2F
d
 
2-2F
w
 
1-2F
 Arbroath26-2723 
w
 
6-0F
w
 
0-4F
Mar 9
w
 
0-3F
Win / draw / win form
Raith Rovers 2ND
20 league games
Home
Overall
Goals: Scored
40
Conceded
31
Games: Scored
19 / 20
Conceded
16 / 20
Clean sheets
4 / 20
Failed to score
1 / 20
Won
7
Draw
10
L
3
Goals: Scored
35
Conceded
27
Games: Scored
18 / 20
Conceded
16 / 20
Clean sheets
4 / 20
Failed to score
2 / 20
Won
12
D
4
L
4
Dundee Utd 1ST
20 league games
Away
Overall
Goals: Scored
31
Conceded
21
Games: Scored
15 / 20
Conceded
12 / 20
Clean sheets
8 / 20
Failed to score
5 / 20
Won
10
D
3
Lost
7
Goals: Scored
40
Conceded
10
Games: Scored
17 / 20
Conceded
8 / 20
Clean sheets
12 / 20
Failed to score
3 / 20
Won
13
Draw
5
L
2
Win / draw / win head to head (H2H)
League games at Raith Rovers since 2016
Raith Rovers
Dundee Utd
Goals: Scored
3
2
Games: Scored
2 / 3
2 / 3
Clean sheets
1 / 3
1 / 3
RAI
1
D
2
All league games since 2016
Raith Rovers
Dundee Utd
Goals: Scored
6
7
Games: Scored
4 / 6
4 / 6
Clean sheets
2 / 6
2 / 6
RAI
2
D
3
DUN
1
Goal Statistics

Dundee United's fans will be hoping for goals on Friday evening, not least because Raith Rovers FC have conceded in each of their last 6 Championship matches. A PG of 1.9 for Jim Goodwin's side suggests that run should continue.

Raith Rovers 2nd Dundee Utd 1st
Kickoff prediction
Kickoff prediction
1.1
goals
1.9
goals
Scoring probability
Scoring probability
0
32%
1
36%
2
21%
3
8%
4+
There is a 68% probability that Raith Rovers will score no more than 1 goal
0
16%
1
29%
2
27%
3
17%
4+
12%
There is a 84% probability that Dundee Utd will score 1 or more goals
 
20 home / away league games
20 home / away league games
+21
Raith Rovers have scored 21% more goals at home than predicted
+11
Dundee Utd have scored 11% more goals when away than predicted
2.0
average goals scored
1.6
average goals scored
1.6
conceded
1.1
conceded
 
Statistics Championship - 2023/2024 Season
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Raith Rovers
PG (predicted goals)
Dundee Utd
1.1
1.9
Attack rating
10%
better
RAI
DUN
view stats
Games scored23
21
Failed to score3
4
Scored first20
13
Goals scored46
49
Avg. goals scored1.8
2
Avg. shots per game11
14
Avg. shots per goal6
7
Conversion rate16%
14%
KickOff rating
+10%
Defence rating
RAI
DUN
30%
better
view stats
Games conceded21
12
Clean sheets5
13
Conceded first5
10
Goals conceded36
16
Avg. goals conceded1.4
0.6
Avg. shots/game conceded11
7
Avg. shots/goal conceded8
12
Conversion rate13%
9%
KickOff rating
+30%

Raith Rovers v Dundee Utd Championship lLine ups will show here when available.

Raith Rovers Championship squad statistics 2023/2024
Overall
Attack
Defence
Most startsMost goalsMost assistsMost cards
241267
M DabrowskiL VaughanS StantonS Byrne
Line-upAppserancesgoalsAssistscards
M Dabrowski GLK24
-
J Brown DEF4
-
K Watson DEF101
5
-
E Murray DEF22
3
1
L Dick DEF252
4
-
J Mullin MID2515
1
-
S Stanton MID2146
1
-
S Byrne MID22
7
-
C Smith MID2444
1
-
Z Rudden FWD532
-
L Vaughan FWD26123
4
-
Subs
A McNeil GLK2
-
D. Corr DEF2
1
-
K Turner MID51
1
-
S Brown MID2411
3
-
D Easton MID2663
4
-
S McGill MID121
1
-
A Connolly MID1833
1
-
R Matthews MID7
2
-
J Hamilton FWD215
4
-
Dundee Utd Championship squad statistics 2023/2024
Overall
Attack
Defence
Most startsMost goalsMost assistsMost cards
2511127
J WaltonL Moult G MiddletonJ Tillson
Line-upAppserancesgoalsAssistscards
J Walton GLK251
1
-
L Grimshaw DEF242
2
-
R Graham DEF111
-
K Holt DEF2561
5
-
S McMann DEF252
2
-
G Middleton MID25312
2
-
D Wotherspoon MID4
-
C Sibbald MID222
3
-
K Fotheringham FWD2485
2
-
L Moult  FWD22114
6
-
T Watt FWD2585
4
-
Subs
J Newman GLK
-
S McClelland DEF
-
J Tillson MID181
6
1
A Meekison MID11
1
-
C Mochrie MID
-
M Cudjoe MID1843
2
1
A Greive FWD61
-
R Macleod FWD2
-
M Thomson FWD4
-