FootyMAD's Falkirk match preview

Last updated : 26 January 2007 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Falkirk v Kilmarnock fixture

Kilmarnock face a trip to Falkirk at The Falkirk Stadium on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 68 games played, Killie have recorded 12 wins, and Falkirk have come away with 34 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was earlier this season, with Kilmarnock inflicting a narrow 1 - 2 defeat upon the Bairns in a Scottish Premier match.

For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here

Recent encounters between the teams:
2006/2007Sat 18 NovKilmarnock2 - 1FalkirkSPL
2006/2007Sat 19 AugFalkirk1 - 2KilmarnockSPL
2005/2006Sat 18 MarKilmarnock2 - 1FalkirkSPL
2005/2006Sat 17 DecFalkirk1 - 2KilmarnockSPL
2005/2006Sat 24 SepKilmarnock1 - 1FalkirkSPL
1995/1996Sat 13 AprKilmarnock1 - 0FalkirkSPL
1995/1996Sat 03 FebFalkirk4 - 2KilmarnockSPL

Recent respective form guides

Falkirk are unbeaten in their last six home games, winning five of them, and drawing the other one. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 13 goals for the Bairns, with 4 goals against.

In complete contrast to Falkirk, Kilmarnock are having a torrid time on their travels, chalking up just 1 victory, with 5 defeats, from the last six. While the Killie have hit 6 goals, 15 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Falkirk's 33 points from 25 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 6th position. Kilmarnock see themselves just below half way in the Bank of Scotland Scottish Premier, showing a record of 33 points from their 25 games played so far,

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP

FootyMad's prediction ...

Killie are in poor form away, and the FootyMad team are afraid to say this game can be passed over as a comfortable defeat against Falkirk. Home win

Sequence statistics:
Falkirk Won 4 successive home games.
5 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 12 .
Kilmarnock Lost each of the previous 3 away matches.
Not won in previous 3 away matches.
Last drawn game 5 outings ago.