FM Preview: Falkirk v Dundee 21 Feb 2012

Footymad preview History of the Falkirk v Dundee fixture

Falkirk prepare to entertain Dundee at The Falkirk Stadium on Tuesday evening, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 83 games played, Bairns have recorded 40 wins, and Dundee have come away with 21 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at The Falkirk Stadium was earlier this season, the Bairns carving out a narrow 2-1 victory in a Scottish Division One match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2011/2012 Sat 26 Nov Dundee 4 - 2 Falkirk Scottish Division One
2011/2012 Sat 17 Sep Falkirk 2-1 Dundee Scottish Division One
2011/2012 Tue 09 Aug Falkirk 1 - 0 Dundee Scottish Challenge Cup
2010/2011 Sat 19 Mar Falkirk 2 - 2 Dundee Scottish Division One
2010/2011 Sat 22 Jan Dundee 1 - 0 Falkirk Scottish Division One
2010/2011 Sat 30 Oct Falkirk 3 - 3 Dundee Scottish Division One
2010/2011 Sat 28 Aug Dundee 2 - 0 Falkirk Scottish Division One

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Recent respective form guides

Falkirk have collected 2 wins and 3 draws from their last six home matches. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 5 to 4.

Dundee have an average recent record on the road, collecting 2 wins and 3 draws from the last six. The games have constituted a decent return of 10 goals for the Dee, and 7 goals against.

Falkirk are just outside the promotion places, in 2nd, having taken 39 points from 23 games.

Dundee are just outside the promotion places, in 3rd, having taken 36 points from 23 games.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Falkirk 6 1 3 2 5 7 6
Dundee 6 1 4 1 8 6 7

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Falkirk are performing in fits and starts at home in recent games, and FootyMad doesn't see things getting any better, as the visitors squeak past and take all the points. Away win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Falkirk Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Dundee Previous 2 away games have finished all-square.
Not won in previous 3 away matches.
Drawn each of the last 3 games.
No win in the 4 most recent games.

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