Falkirk play host to Dundee United at The Falkirk Stadium on Saturday afternoon, needing to improve on a poor record between the sides. The visitors have won 12 of the 29 previous games, with the Bairns winning just 11.
The last time the two teams met at Falkirk was more than a decade ago, in April 1995, with Falkirk running out comfortable 3-1 winners 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:|
|1994/1995||Sat 08 Apr||Falkirk||3-1||Dundee Utd.||SPL|
|1994/1995||Tue 21 Feb||Dundee Utd.||1 - 0||Falkirk||SPL|
|1994/1995||Sat 26 Nov||Falkirk||1 - 3||Dundee Utd.||SPL|
|1994/1995||Sat 24 Sep||Dundee Utd.||1 - 0||Falkirk||SPL|
|1973/1974||Unknown||Dundee Utd.||2 - 1||Falkirk||SPL|
|1973/1974||Unknown||Falkirk||0 - 1||Dundee Utd.||SPL|
|1972/1973||Unknown||Falkirk||1 - 0||Dundee Utd.||SPL|
Recent respective form guides
Falkirk's poor home run has seen them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While Bairns have scored 6, a worringly large 10 have been leaked at the other end.
Dundee Utd.'s away form is none too clever either, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While the The Terrors have hit 7 goals, 12 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Falkirk are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 9 points from 10 matches. Dundee Utd. see themselves just below half way in the Bank of Scotland Scottish Premier, showing a record of 10 points from their 10 games played so far,
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|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
FootyMad's prediction ...
Falkirk are in pretty poor form at home recently, and the FootyMad are looking no further than a solitary point from this game. No-score draw
|Falkirk||Drawn last 2 games at home.|
Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Unbeaten run of 3 matches.
|Dundee Utd.||Lost each of the previous 3 away matches.|
Not won in previous 3 away matches.
Drawn each of the last 2 games.
No win in the 4 most recent games.