Falkirk pack their bags to visit Dunfermline Athletic at East End Park on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 39 games played, Bairns have recorded 13 wins, and Dunfermline A. have come away with 17 victories.
The previous match played between the two at East End Park was within the last three years, in October 2002, with Dunfermline A. running out comfortable 2 - 0 winners in a Scottish League Cup match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2002/2003||Tue 22 Oct||Dunfermline A.||2 - 0||Falkirk||SLGC|
|1999/2000||Sat 25 Mar||Falkirk||1 - 1||Dunfermline A.||SCD1|
|1999/2000||Sat 15 Jan||Dunfermline A.||2 - 2||Falkirk||SCD1|
|1999/2000||Sat 20 Nov||Falkirk||1 - 3||Dunfermline A.||SCD1|
|1999/2000||Sat 28 Aug||Dunfermline A.||1 - 1||Falkirk||SCD1|
|1993/1994||Sat 26 Mar||Dunfermline A.||1 - 1||Falkirk||SCD1|
|1993/1994||Tue 18 Jan||Falkirk||2 - 0||Dunfermline A.||SCD1|
Recent respective form guides
Dunfermline Athletic have managed to pick up just two wins from their last six home games, losing three, The Pars's have scored 7 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 8.
The away form of Falkirk is pretty dire, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While the Bairns have hit 5 goals, 14 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Dunfermline A. are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 5 points from 9 matches. Falkirk are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 6 points from 9 matches.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Pars, as the Bairns have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win
|Dunfermline A.||6 games since last home draw.|
Not drawn a match in their last 7 .
|Falkirk||Not won in previous 5 away matches.|
Drawn each of the last 2 games.
No win in the 6 most recent games.