FM Preview: Falkirk v Partick Thistle 13 Aug 2011

Last updated : 12 August 2011 By Footymad Previewer

Footymad preview History of the Falkirk v Partick Thistle fixture

Falkirk prepare to entertain Partick Thistle at The Falkirk Stadium on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 94 games played, Bairns have recorded 36 wins, and Partick Thistle have come away with 34 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at The Falkirk Stadium was less than a year ago, in April 2011, with Falkirk running out comfortable 2-0 winners in a Scottish Division One match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2010/2011 Tue 19 Apr Falkirk 2-0 Partick Th. Scottish Division One
2010/2011 Tue 12 Apr Partick Th. 1 - 2 Falkirk Scottish Division One
2010/2011 Sat 09 Apr Falkirk 2 - 3 Partick Th. Scottish Division One
2010/2011 Tue 18 Jan Partick Th. 1 - 0 Falkirk Scottish F.A. Cup
2010/2011 Tue 11 Jan Falkirk 2 - 2 Partick Th. Scottish F.A. Cup
2010/2011 Sat 16 Oct Partick Th. 1 - 0 Falkirk Scottish Division One
2010/2011 Tue 24 Aug Partick Th. 0 - 1 Falkirk Scottish League Cup

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Recent respective form guides

Falkirk have managed to pick up just two wins from their last six home games, losing three, A generous 9 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.

The The Jags 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 games have constituted a decent return of 10 goals for the The Jags, and 6 goals against.

Falkirk are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 0 points from 1 matches.

Partick Thistle find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 1 games have yielded only 0 points.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Falkirk 6 3 0 3 8 9 9
Partick Thistle 6 3 0 3 10 8 9

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FootyMad's prediction ...

These are testing times at The Falkirk Stadium for the Bairns and the Madmen are unable to see past Partick Thistle claiming victory in a close match.

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Falkirk 5 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 10 .
Partick Thistle Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.
Not won in previous 2 away matches.
An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 2 most recent games.

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