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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 86 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 less than a year ago, in March 2008, when they played out a goalless draw in a Scottish Premier match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2008/2009Sun 05 OctMotherwell3 - 2FalkirkSPL
2007/2008Sat 01 MarFalkirk0-0MotherwellSPL
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

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 9 goals have been scored by the Bairns in those games, with 4 conceded.

Motherwell have an average recent record on the road, winning 2 of the last six, but losing the other 4. While the The 'Well have hit 4 goals, 7 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Falkirk are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 13 points from 13 matches. Motherwell's 17 points from 13 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 6th 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 Drawn each of their last 3 games.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
Motherwell 13 games since last away draw.
No win in the 2 most recent games.