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History of the Aberdeen v Falkirk fixture

Falkirk face a trip to Aberdeen at Pittodrie Stadium on Tuesday evening, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Bairns will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 46 and win only 15 of the 83 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in December 2008, the The Dons carving out a narrow 2 - 1 victory 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:
2009/2010Mon 14 SepFalkirk0 - 0AberdeenSPL
2008/2009Sat 31 JanFalkirk1 - 0AberdeenSPL
2008/2009Sat 13 DecAberdeen2 - 1FalkirkSPL
2008/2009Sat 18 OctFalkirk0 - 1AberdeenSPL
2007/2008Mon 07 AprAberdeen2 - 1FalkirkSPL
2007/2008Tue 22 JanAberdeen3 - 1FalkirkSFAC
2007/2008Sat 12 JanFalkirk2 - 2AberdeenSFAC

Recent respective form guides

Aberdeen have had an average home run of late, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. Only 5 goals have been registered in this time, with 7 in the wrong end.

Falkirk have an average recent record on the road, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While the Bairns have hit 4 goals, 9 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Aberdeen see themselves just below half way in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, showing a record of 27 points from their 21 games played so far, Falkirk find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 21 games have yielded only 14 points.

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

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Aberdeen64027412
Falkirk60242102

FootyMad's prediction ...

FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the The Dons, as the Bairns have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win

Sequence statistics:
Aberdeen 9 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 10 .
Falkirk Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.
Not won in previous 3 away matches.
No win in the 6 most recent games.