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History of the Aberdeen v Falkirk fixture

Falkirk face a trip to Aberdeen at Pittodrie Stadium on Saturday afternoon, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Bairns will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 41 and win only 15 of the 77 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was earlier this season, with Aberdeen running out comfortable 3 - 0 winners in a Scottish Premier match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2005/2006Sat 26 NovFalkirk1 - 2AberdeenSPL
2005/2006Sat 27 AugAberdeen3 - 0FalkirkSPL
2003/2004Sat 07 FebFalkirk0 - 2AberdeenSFAC
1995/1996Sat 04 MayAberdeen2 - 1FalkirkSPL
1995/1996Tue 16 JanFalkirk1 - 1AberdeenSPL
1995/1996Wed 08 NovAberdeen3 - 1FalkirkSPL
1995/1996Sat 26 AugFalkirk2 - 3AberdeenSPL

Recent respective form guides

Aberdeen losing only 1 of the last six, but drawing 4 of them. A generous 6 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.

Falkirk have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. While the Bairns have hit 6 goals, 11 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Aberdeen see themselves just below half way in the Bank of Scotland Scottish Premier, showing a record of 35 points from their 26 games played so far, Falkirk are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 21 points from 26 matches.

For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Aberdeen63219811
Falkirk6222578

FootyMad's prediction ...

Falkirk have an average recent record on the road, and this could be the reason why Aberdeen may poach a narrow victory, according to the Madmen. Home win

Sequence statistics:
Aberdeen Unbeaten in the last 4 home games.
Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
Falkirk 6 games since last away draw.