FM Preview: Falkirk v Livingston 19 Feb 2013

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Last updated : 18 February 2013

Footymad preview History of the Falkirk v Livingston fixture

Falkirk prepare to entertain Livingston at Falkirk Stadium on Tuesday evening, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 22 games played, Bairns have recorded 9 wins, and Livingston have come away with 6 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Falkirk Stadium was earlier this season, with Livingston inflicting a narrow 1-2 defeat upon the Bairns in a Scottish Division One match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2012/2013 Sat 17 Nov Livingston 2 - 1 Falkirk Scottish Division One
2012/2013 Sun 02 Sep Falkirk 1-2 Livingston Scottish Division One
2011/2012 Sat 24 Mar Falkirk 2 - 5 Livingston Scottish Division One
2011/2012 Mon 02 Jan Livingston 1 - 2 Falkirk Scottish Division One
2011/2012 Sat 05 Nov Falkirk 4 - 3 Livingston Scottish Division One
2011/2012 Sat 10 Sep Livingston 1 - 1 Falkirk Scottish Division One
2005/2006 Sat 06 May Falkirk 1 - 0 Livingston Scottish Premier

For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here

Recent respective form guides

Falkirk are showing reasonable home form, having won four and lost two from the last six played. A total of 14 goals have been scored by the Bairns in those games, with 9 conceded.

The Livi have had a decent run of form away from home recently, coming away with three points on 3 occasions, but drawing 1 and losing 2. The Livi's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 10 goals for and 9 against.

Falkirk's 30 points from 23 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 5th position.

Livingston's 36 points from 22 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 4th position.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Falkirk 6 3 0 3 11 13 9
Livingston 6 4 0 2 13 9 12

For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here

FootyMad's prediction ...

This is certainly an intriguing match for the Bairns, and one in which the FootyMad team are tentatively suggesting a drawn game. No-score draw

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Falkirk Won 3 successive home games.
8 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 6 .
Livingston 4 games since last away draw.
Last drawn game 7 outings ago.

For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here

Falkirk Match Reports

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