FootyMAD's St. Mirren match preview

Last updated : 15 February 2008 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Falkirk v St. Mirren fixture

Falkirk prepare to entertain St. Mirren at The Falkirk Stadium on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 94 games played, Bairns have recorded 47 wins, and St. Mirren have come away with 22 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at The Falkirk Stadium was earlier this season, with St. Mirren inflicting a narrow 0-1 defeat upon the Bairns in a Scottish Premier match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2007/2008Sat 01 DecSt. Mirren1 - 5FalkirkSPL
2007/2008Sat 25 AugFalkirk0-1St. MirrenSPL
2006/2007Mon 23 AprFalkirk0 - 2St. MirrenSPL
2006/2007Sat 31 MarFalkirk2 - 0St. MirrenSPL
2006/2007Tue 26 DecSt. Mirren1 - 0FalkirkSPL
2006/2007Sat 14 OctFalkirk1 - 1St. MirrenSPL
2004/2005Sat 23 AprFalkirk1 - 2St. MirrenSCD1

Recent respective form guides

Falkirk have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. A total of 8 goals have been scored by the Bairns in those games, with 4 conceded.

St. Mirren have an average recent record on the road, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. While the Buddies have hit 4 goals, 7 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Falkirk see themselves just below half way in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, showing a record of 32 points from their 25 games played so far, St. Mirren are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 26 points from 23 matches.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
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FootyMad's prediction ...

Bairns go into their game against St. Mirren in confident mood, but FootyMad sees them coming down to earth, with the visitors narrowly taking all three points. Away win

Sequence statistics:
Falkirk Failed to win in previous 3 home matches.
Latest 4 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 6 most recent games.
St. Mirren 4 games since last away draw.
4 games since last defeat.