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History of the Hibernian v Falkirk fixture

Falkirk face a trip to Hibernian at Easter Road Stadium 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 49 and win only 19 of the 85 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in February 2009, when they played out a goalless draw 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:
2009/2010Sat 22 AugFalkirk1 - 3HibernianSPL
2008/2009Sat 28 FebHibernian0 - 0FalkirkSPL
2008/2009Sat 29 NovFalkirk1 - 1HibernianSPL
2008/2009Sat 16 AugHibernian3 - 2FalkirkSPL
2007/2008Wed 27 FebFalkirk0 - 2HibernianSPL
2007/2008Sat 15 DecHibernian1 - 1FalkirkSPL
2007/2008Sat 15 SepFalkirk1 - 1HibernianSPL

Recent respective form guides

Hibernian have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. A total of 8 goals have been scored by the The Hibees in those games, with 5 conceded.

The away form of Falkirk is pretty dire, managing a paltry 2 draws from the last six matches. Bairns have conceded 10 goals in these games, and only hit 3 in reply.

Hibernian's total of 22 points from their 12 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier. Falkirk find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 12 games have yielded only 8 points.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP

FootyMad's prediction ...

Bairns are in poor form away, and the FootyMad team are afraid to say this game can be passed over as a comfortable defeat against Hibernian. Home win

Sequence statistics:
Hibernian Unbeaten in the last 3 home games.
Drawn each of their last 2 games.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Falkirk Not won in previous 8 away matches.