Falkirk face a trip to Raith Rovers at Stark's Park on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 69 games played, Bairns have recorded 26 wins, and Raith Rovers have come away with 30 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was earlier this season, as the visitors ran out cosy 0 - 2 winners 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:|
|2004/2005||Sat 01 Jan||Falkirk||2 - 0||Raith Rovers||SCD1|
|2004/2005||Sat 13 Nov||Raith Rovers||0 - 2||Falkirk||SCD1|
|2004/2005||Sat 11 Sep||Falkirk||4 - 2||Raith Rovers||SCD1|
|2003/2004||Sat 27 Mar||Falkirk||1 - 0||Raith Rovers||SCD1|
|2003/2004||Sat 03 Jan||Raith Rovers||2 - 0||Falkirk||SCD1|
|2003/2004||Fri 14 Nov||Falkirk||3 - 2||Raith Rovers||SCD1|
|2003/2004||Sat 30 Aug||Raith Rovers||0 - 1||Falkirk||SCD1|
Recent respective form guides
Raith Rovers's dreadful home form has resulted in just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While Rovers have scored 7, a worringly large 12 have been leaked at the other end.
Falkirk's away form is none too clever either, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. A generous 8 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.
Raith Rovers find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 29 games have yielded only 11 points. Falkirk are leading the way in the Bells Scottish Division One, with their 29 games giving them a return of 65 points.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Its been an indifferent run of form for the Bairns of late away from home, but your FootyMad panel sees things improving, starting here at Stark's Park with Falkirk coasting to victory. Away win
|Raith Rovers||Failed to win in previous 3 home matches.|
Latest 3 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 6 most recent games.
|Falkirk||Previous 2 away games have finished all-square.|
Not won in previous 2 away matches.
Drawn each of the last 2 games.
No win in the 2 most recent games.