Falkirk pack their bags to visit Hamilton Academical at New Douglas Park on Saturday afternoon, having the edge over their hosts in previous meetings. The visitors have won 30 of the 69 previous games, with the hosts winning just 24.
The previous match played between the two at New Douglas Park was more than three years back, in April 2005, the Accies carving out a narrow 1 - 0 victory in a Scottish Division One match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2008/2009||Sat 27 Sep||Falkirk||4 - 1||Hamilton Ac.||SPL|
|2004/2005||Sat 30 Apr||Hamilton Ac.||1 - 0||Falkirk||SCD1|
|2004/2005||Sat 12 Feb||Falkirk||1 - 1||Hamilton Ac.||SCD1|
|2004/2005||Sat 16 Oct||Hamilton Ac.||0 - 1||Falkirk||SCD1|
|2004/2005||Sat 14 Aug||Falkirk||1 - 1||Hamilton Ac.||SCD1|
|1998/1999||Sat 20 Mar||Falkirk||6 - 1||Hamilton Ac.||SCD1|
|1998/1999||Sat 30 Jan||Hamilton Ac.||0 - 2||Falkirk||SCD1|
Recent respective form guides
Hamilton Academical's home form is poor, winning just 2 of the last six, and losing the other 4. The Accies's have scored 9 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 10.
Falkirk's away form is none too clever either, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. The Bairns's have scored 10 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 12.
Hamilton Ac. find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 11 games have yielded only 9 points. Falkirk are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 11 points from 11 matches.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
With Falkirk only showing average form on the road, Footymad are of the opinion a draw at New Douglas Park will be a good result. Score draw
|Hamilton Ac.||Been beaten in each of their previous 4 home matches.|
Failed to win in previous 4 home matches.
Latest 6 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 6 most recent games.
|Falkirk||4 games since last defeat.|