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History of the Dundee United v Falkirk fixture

Falkirk face a trip to Dundee United at Tannadice Park on Saturday afternoon, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Bairns will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 24 and win only 8 of the 37 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was earlier this season, the The Terrors 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:
2009/2010Sun 24 JanFalkirk1 - 4Dundee Utd.SPL
2009/2010Sat 29 AugDundee Utd.2 - 1FalkirkSPL
2008/2009Tue 03 MarFalkirk0 - 1Dundee Utd.SPL
2008/2009Sat 27 DecDundee Utd.1 - 0FalkirkSPL
2008/2009Sat 01 NovFalkirk0 - 0Dundee Utd.SPL
2007/2008Sat 23 FebDundee Utd.0 - 0FalkirkSPL
2007/2008Sat 08 DecFalkirk3 - 0Dundee Utd.SPL

Recent respective form guides

Dundee United's poor home run has seen them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While The Terrors have scored 4, a worringly large 9 have been leaked at the other end.

Falkirk's away form is none too clever either, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. While the Bairns have hit 6 goals, 9 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Dundee Utd. lie just outside the playoff positions in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, picking up 42 points from their 26 games so far. Falkirk find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 25 games have yielded only 20 points.

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

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Dundee Utd.622210118
Falkirk6213687

FootyMad's prediction ...

With Falkirk only showing average form on the road, Footymad are of the opinion a draw at Tannadice Park will be a good result. Score draw

Sequence statistics:
Dundee Utd. Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Not drawn a match in their last 4 .
Falkirk 5 games since last away draw.
Last drawn game 6 outings ago.