FM Preview: Queen of the South v Falkirk 22 Mar 2011

Footymad preview History of the Queen of the South v Falkirk fixture

Falkirk face a trip to Queen of the South at Palmerston Park on Tuesday evening, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 44 games played, Bairns have recorded 11 wins, and Queen of the South have come away with 18 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was earlier this season, where Falkirk annihilated the Bairns 1-5 in a Scottish Division One match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2010/2011 Sat 15 Jan Falkirk 0 - 3 Queen o.t.S. Scottish Division One
2010/2011 Sat 23 Oct Queen o.t.S. 1-5 Falkirk Scottish Division One
2010/2011 Sat 11 Sep Falkirk 3 - 1 Queen o.t.S. Scottish Division One
2008/2009 Sat 10 Jan Falkirk 4 - 2 Queen o.t.S. Scottish F.A. Cup
2008/2009 Tue 23 Sep Falkirk 2 - 1 Queen o.t.S. Scottish League Cup
2004/2005 Sat 07 May Falkirk 1 - 2 Queen o.t.S. Scottish Division One
2004/2005 Sat 19 Feb Queen o.t.S. 1 - 1 Falkirk Scottish Division One

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

Recent respective form guides

Queen of the South's poor home run has seen them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While The Doonhamers have scored 9, a worringly large 12 have been leaked at the other end.

Falkirk's away form is none too clever either, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. Only 4 goals have been registered in this time, with 6 leaked at the wrong end.

Queen of the South's 35 points from 26 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 4th position.

Falkirk are just outside the promotion places, in 3rd, having taken 38 points from 25 games.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Queen of the South 6 2 1 3 8 10 7
Falkirk 6 1 3 2 7 7 6

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

FootyMad's prediction ...

Not a lot has been going right generally for Falkirk on their travels as of late, but we can certainly see them gleaning a point from their game against Queen of the South. No-score draw

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Queen of the South 4 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 5 .
Falkirk Not won in previous 3 away matches.
No win in the 4 most recent games.

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