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History of the Falkirk v Aberdeen fixture

Falkirk prepare to entertain Aberdeen at The Falkirk Stadium on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 82 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 January 2008, where the two teams cancelled each other out in an enthralling 2-2 draw in a Scottish F.A. Cup match.

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

Recent encounters between the teams:
2007/2008Mon 07 AprAberdeen2 - 1FalkirkSPL
2007/2008Tue 22 JanAberdeen3 - 1FalkirkSFAC
2007/2008Sat 12 JanFalkirk2-2AberdeenSFAC
2007/2008Sat 05 JanFalkirk0 - 0AberdeenSPL
2007/2008Sun 28 OctAberdeen1 - 1FalkirkSPL
2006/2007Sat 03 MarFalkirk1 - 2AberdeenSPL
2006/2007Sat 09 DecAberdeen2 - 1FalkirkSPL

Recent respective form guides

Falkirk are showing reasonable home form, having won four and lost two from the last six played. A total of 11 goals have been scored by the Bairns in those games, with 7 conceded.

Aberdeen have an average recent record on the road, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. The Dons's have scored 8 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 9.

Falkirk are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 7 points from 8 matches. Aberdeen find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 8 games have yielded only 7 points.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP

FootyMad's prediction ...

The match against Aberdeen is certainly an interesting one with me deciding its going to end up with a victory for the Bairns in a close run game. Home Win

Sequence statistics:
Falkirk Won 3 successive home games.
8 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
Aberdeen Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.
Not won in previous 2 away matches.
An overall losing run of 5 games.
No win in the 5 most recent games.