FM Preview: Falkirk v Ross County 27 Aug 2011

Last updated : 26 August 2011 By Footymad Previewer

Footymad preview History of the Falkirk v Ross County fixture

Falkirk prepare to entertain Ross County at The Falkirk Stadium on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 14 games played, Bairns have recorded 6 wins, and Ross County have come away with 5 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at The Falkirk Stadium was less than a year ago, in April 2011, with Ross County inflicting a narrow 0-1 defeat upon the Bairns in a Scottish Division One match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2010/2011 Sat 30 Apr Falkirk 0-1 Ross County Scottish Division One
2010/2011 Sat 05 Mar Ross County 2 - 1 Falkirk Scottish Division One
2010/2011 Sat 06 Nov Falkirk 0 - 1 Ross County Scottish Division One
2010/2011 Sat 14 Aug Ross County 0 - 1 Falkirk Scottish Division One
2005/2006 Tue 14 Feb Ross County 0 - 1 Falkirk Scottish F.A. Cup
2005/2006 Sat 04 Feb Falkirk 1 - 1 Ross County Scottish F.A. Cup
2004/2005 Sat 09 Apr Falkirk 1 - 0 Ross County Scottish Division One

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 10 goals have been scored by the Bairns in those games, with 6 conceded.

The County 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 County's have scored 7 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 9.

Falkirk's 4 points from 3 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 5th position.

Ross County see themselves just below half way in the Irn Bru Scottish Division One, showing a record of 4 points from their 3 games played so far,

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Falkirk 6 4 1 1 12 7 13
Ross County 6 3 1 2 8 9 10

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Falkirk are in pretty poor form at home recently, and the FootyMad are looking no further than a solitary point from this game. No-score draw

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Falkirk Won 3 successive home games.
8 games since last home draw.
Unbeaten run of 4 matches.
Ross County 5 games since last away draw.
Last drawn game 4 outings ago.

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