Falkirk prepare to entertain Dundee United at The Falkirk Stadium on Saturday afternoon, needing to improve on a poor record between the sides. The visitors have won 13 of the 31 previous games, with the Bairns winning just 12.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at The Falkirk Stadium was less than a year ago, in April 2006, the Bairns carving out a narrow 1-0 victory in a Scottish Premier match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2006/2007||Sat 29 Jul||Dundee Utd.||1 - 2||Falkirk||SPL|
|2005/2006||Sat 29 Apr||Dundee Utd.||0 - 2||Falkirk||SPL|
|2005/2006||Sat 08 Apr||Falkirk||1-0||Dundee Utd.||SPL|
|2005/2006||Sun 15 Jan||Dundee Utd.||2 - 1||Falkirk||SPL|
|2005/2006||Sat 22 Oct||Falkirk||1 - 3||Dundee Utd.||SPL|
|1994/1995||Sat 08 Apr||Falkirk||3 - 1||Dundee Utd.||SPL|
|1994/1995||Tue 21 Feb||Dundee Utd.||1 - 0||Falkirk||SPL|
Recent respective form guides
Falkirk's dreadful home form has resulted in just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. Bairns have conceded a disappointing 7 goals in this period, and managed to convert only 3 of their own chances.
Dundee Utd.'s away form is none too clever either, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While the The Terrors have hit 4 goals, 11 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Falkirk see themselves just below half way in the Bank of Scotland Scottish Premier, showing a record of 11 points from their 11 games played so far, Dundee Utd. find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 11 games have yielded only 8 points.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Attention punters! I see this as an opportunity for the Bairns to get the show back on the road by taking all the three points available. Home Win
|Falkirk||Failed to win in previous 5 home matches.|
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
|Dundee Utd.||Lost each of the previous 3 away matches.|
Not won in previous 4 away matches.
An overall losing run of 3 games.
No win in the 7 most recent games.