History of the Dumbarton v Falkirk fixture
Falkirk face a trip to Dumbarton at The Rock on Saturday afternoon, having the edge over their hosts in previous meetings. The visitors have won 13 of the 30 previous games, with the hosts winning just 12.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at The Rock was earlier this season, as the visitors ran out cosy 0-2 winners in a Scottish Division One match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2012/2013||Sat 29 Dec||Falkirk||3 - 4||Dumbarton||Scottish Division One|
|2012/2013||Sat 20 Oct||Dumbarton||0-2||Falkirk||Scottish Division One|
|1993/1994||Sat 23 Apr||Falkirk||4 - 0||Dumbarton||Scottish Division One|
|1993/1994||Sat 05 Mar||Dumbarton||0 - 1||Falkirk||Scottish Division One|
|1985/1986||Mon 01 Jul||Falkirk||0 - 0||Dumbarton||Scottish Division One|
|1985/1986||Mon 01 Jul||Dumbarton||2 - 1||Falkirk||Scottish Division One|
|1985/1986||Mon 01 Jul||Dumbarton||2 - 0||Falkirk||Scottish Division One|
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Recent respective form guides
Dumbarton's home form is poor, winning just 2 of the last six, and losing the other 4. While Sons have scored 10, a worringly large 14 have been leaked at the other end.
Falkirk's away form is none too clever either, coming away with three points on 3 occasions, but drawing 1 and losing 2. The Bairns's have scored 9 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 10.
Dumbarton are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 23 points from 22 matches.
Falkirk's 33 points from 24 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 5th position.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Falkirk are not doing too bad on their travels, and we think they should continue by carving out a narrow victory at Dumbarton. Away win
|Dumbarton||10 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 16 .
|Falkirk||Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.
Not won in previous 3 away matches.
Last drawn game 8 outings ago.
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