Falkirk prepare to entertain Raith Rovers at Ochilview (Temporary) on Friday evening, looking to continue an impressive record. The Bairns are clearly on top, winning 54.41% of the games played between the two.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Ochilview (Temporary) was just last season, in March 2002, the Bairns carving out a narrow 2-1 victory in a Scottish Division One match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2003/2004||Sat 30 Aug||Raith Rvs||0 - 1||Falkirk||SCD1|
|2001/2002||Sat 09 Mar||Falkirk||2-1||Raith Rvs||SCD1|
|2001/2002||Sat 23 Feb||Raith Rvs||5 - 1||Falkirk||SCD1|
|2001/2002||Sat 27 Oct||Falkirk||1 - 0||Raith Rvs||SCD1|
|2001/2002||Tue 25 Sep||Falkirk||0 - 2||Raith Rvs||SLC|
|2001/2002||Sat 08 Sep||Raith Rvs||5 - 2||Falkirk||SCD1|
|2000/2001||Tue 10 Apr||Falkirk||2 - 0||Raith Rvs||SCD1|
Recent respective form guides
Falkirk have managed to pick up just two wins from their last six home games, losing three, Only 5 goals have been registered in this time, with 7 in the wrong end.
Raith Rvs have an average recent record on the road, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. The games have constituted a decent return of 8 goals for the Rovers, and 16 goals against.
Falkirk are just outside the promotion places, in 3rd, having taken 21 points from 12 games. Raith Rvs are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 14 points from 12 matches.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Its not been a very profitable last few weeks for Falkirk, and I'm afraid the Footymad team cannot see it getting too much better here. Look no further than honours being even at the end of this one. No-score draw
|Falkirk||5 games since last home draw.|
Not drawn a match in their last 4 .
|Raith Rvs||Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.|
Not won in previous 2 away matches.
Last drawn game 12 outings ago.