Falkirk face a trip to Aberdeen at Pittodrie Stadium on Sunday 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 43 and win only 15 of the 79 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in December 2006, the Dons carving out a narrow 2 - 1 victory in a Scottish Premier match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2006/2007||Sat 03 Mar||Falkirk||1 - 2||Aberdeen||SPL|
|2006/2007||Sat 09 Dec||Aberdeen||2 - 1||Falkirk||SPL|
|2006/2007||Sat 16 Sep||Falkirk||0 - 2||Aberdeen||SPL|
|2005/2006||Sat 18 Feb||Aberdeen||1 - 0||Falkirk||SPL|
|2005/2006||Sat 26 Nov||Falkirk||1 - 2||Aberdeen||SPL|
|2005/2006||Sat 27 Aug||Aberdeen||3 - 0||Falkirk||SPL|
|2003/2004||Sat 07 Feb||Falkirk||0 - 2||Aberdeen||SFAC|
Recent respective form guides
Aberdeen are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. A total of 9 goals have been scored by the Dons in those games, with 6 conceded.
Falkirk have an average recent record on the road, winning 2 of the last six, but losing the other 4. While the Bairns have hit 12 goals, 18 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Aberdeen's 14 points from 10 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 6th position. Falkirk are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 8 points from 10 matches.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Dons, as the Bairns have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win
|Aberdeen||Unbeaten in the last 3 home games.|
Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
|Falkirk||Lost each of the previous 3 away matches.|
Not won in previous 3 away matches.
No win in the 4 most recent games.