Falkirk face a trip to Kilmarnock at Rugby 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 41 and win only 10 of the 73 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in May 2008, the Killie carving out a narrow 2 - 1 victory in a Scottish Premier match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2007/2008||Sat 17 May||Kilmarnock||2 - 1||Falkirk||SPL|
|2007/2008||Sat 29 Mar||Falkirk||0 - 0||Kilmarnock||SPL|
|2007/2008||Wed 02 Jan||Kilmarnock||0 - 1||Falkirk||SPL|
|2007/2008||Sat 20 Oct||Falkirk||1 - 1||Kilmarnock||SPL|
|2006/2007||Tue 30 Jan||Falkirk||0 - 3||Kilmarnock||SLGC|
|2006/2007||Sat 27 Jan||Falkirk||0 - 2||Kilmarnock||SPL|
|2006/2007||Sat 18 Nov||Kilmarnock||2 - 1||Falkirk||SPL|
Recent respective form guides
Kilmarnock have an excellent home record, winning five and losing just one of the last six games. A total of 10 goals have been scored by the Killie in those games, with 6 conceded.
In complete contrast to Kilmarnock, Falkirk are having a torrid time on their travels, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While the Bairns have hit 9 goals, 13 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Kilmarnock find themselves in a respectable 3rd position, courtesy of the 16 points they have accumulated from 9 games. Falkirk find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 9 games have yielded only 7 points.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Killie, as the Bairns have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win
|Kilmarnock||7 games since last home draw.|
Not drawn a match in their last 9 .
|Falkirk||Not won in previous 2 away matches.|
An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 2 most recent games.