Falkirk V Dumbarton at Falkirk Stadium - Match Preview

Falkirk V Dumbarton - view commentary, squad, and statistics of the game live.McCracken back for BairnsFalkirk expect to have David McCracken available after a neck problem against Dumbarton.But Aaron Muirhead and Owain Tudur-Jones will be missing due to knee injuries.The Bairns inflicted a first defeat of the season on leaders Hearts last Saturday and manager Peter Houston is looking for them to build on that result."Last Saturday was a terrific game of end to end football and we did really well to win," he said

"This game is slightly different as we are the favourites to win it and we have to show that we can handle that against a Dumbarton side who have done well here before."Dumbarton include new loan signing from Dundee United, Darren Petrie, in their squad with winger Mark Gilhaney also available after injury.Missing for the Sons are the suspended Garry Fleming and injured Jordan Kirkpatrick (hip), with David van Zanten a major doubt due to a knock.Colin Nish has left the club for Cowdenbeath to deplete manager Ian Murray's resources further .Murray said: "We lost 5-1 at home to Livingston last weekend which was a disappointing score, however for the first hour was played really well."We never took our chances and their second goal floored us but we can bounce back at Falkirk."

Source : PA

Source: PA