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History of the Falkirk v Hibernian fixture

Falkirk prepare to entertain Hibernian at The Falkirk Stadium on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 84 games played, Bairns have recorded 31 wins, and Hibernian have come away with 28 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at The Falkirk Stadium was less than a year ago, in February 2008, as the visitors ran out cosy 0-2 winners in a Scottish Premier match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2008/2009Sat 16 AugHibernian3 - 2FalkirkSPL
2007/2008Wed 27 FebFalkirk0-2HibernianSPL
2007/2008Sat 15 DecHibernian1 - 1FalkirkSPL
2007/2008Sat 15 SepFalkirk1 - 1HibernianSPL
2006/2007Sat 10 MarHibernian2 - 0FalkirkSPL
2006/2007Sat 16 DecFalkirk2 - 1HibernianSPL
2006/2007Sat 23 SepHibernian0 - 1FalkirkSPL

Recent respective form guides

Falkirk have lost just once in their last six home games, winning four and drawing the other one. A total of 8 goals have been scored by the Bairns in those games, with 3 conceded.

The The Hibees have had a decent run of form away from home recently, coming away with three points on 3 occasions, but drawing 1 and losing 2. The The Hibees's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 9 goals for and 8 against.

Falkirk are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 16 points from 15 matches. Hibernian's 19 points from 15 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 5th position.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP

FootyMad's prediction ...

Falkirk are starting to turn The Falkirk Stadium into a fortress, but the quality of opposition for this game makes your FootyMad panel believe the teams will share the spoils on this occasion. Score draw

Sequence statistics:
Falkirk Unbeaten in the last 3 home games.
Hibernian No sequences of note