FootyMAD's Motherwell match preview

Last updated : 29 February 2008 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Falkirk v Motherwell fixture

Falkirk prepare to entertain Motherwell at The Falkirk Stadium on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 85 games played, Bairns have recorded 34 wins, and Motherwell have come away with 31 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at The Falkirk Stadium was earlier this season, the Bairns carving out a narrow 1-0 victory 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:
2007/2008Sat 22 DecMotherwell0 - 3FalkirkSPL
2007/2008Sat 22 SepFalkirk1-0MotherwellSPL
2006/2007Sat 28 AprMotherwell3 - 3FalkirkSPL
2006/2007Sat 10 FebFalkirk1 - 2MotherwellSPL
2006/2007Sat 25 NovMotherwell4 - 2FalkirkSPL
2006/2007Sat 26 AugFalkirk0 - 1MotherwellSPL
2005/2006Sat 22 AprFalkirk1 - 1MotherwellSPL

Recent respective form guides

Falkirk are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 8 to 6.

Motherwell have an average recent record on the road, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. The The 'Well's have scored 10 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 11.

Falkirk's 36 points from 28 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 6th position. Motherwell find themselves in a respectable 3rd position, courtesy of the 45 points they have accumulated from 26 games.

For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here

Current form guides:PWDLFAP

FootyMad's prediction ...

Your FootyMad panel thinks that Falkirk's indifferent home form is due to continue with a narrow home defeat against Motherwell. Away win

Sequence statistics:
Falkirk 4 games since last home draw.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Motherwell No win in the 2 most recent games.