Falkirk prepare to entertain Aberdeen at The Falkirk Stadium on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 80 games played, Bairns have recorded 34 wins, and Aberdeen have come away with 27 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at The Falkirk Stadium was less than a year ago, in March 2007, with Aberdeen inflicting a narrow 1-2 defeat upon the Bairns in a Scottish Premier match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2007/2008||Sun 28 Oct||Aberdeen||1 - 1||Falkirk||SPL|
|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|
Recent respective form guides
Falkirk have lost just once in their last six home games, winning four and drawing the other one. A total of 10 goals have been scored by the Bairns in those games, with 5 conceded.
In complete contrast to Falkirk, Aberdeen are having a torrid time on their travels, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. Dons have conceded 13 goals in these games, and only hit 3 in reply.
Falkirk's 31 points from 21 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 6th position. Aberdeen's 32 points from 21 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 5th position.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Falkirk may be coming up against a decent side in Aberdeen, but I do believe that its going to result in a narrow home win for the Bairns. Home Win
|Falkirk||Won 3 successive home games.|
6 games since last home draw.
Won their latest 4 matches.
Not drawn a match in their last 4 .
|Aberdeen||6 games since last defeat.|