Aberdeen 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 82 games played, Dons have recorded 27 wins, and Falkirk have come away with 34 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in January 2008, where the two teams cancelled each other out in an enthralling 2 - 2 draw in a Scottish F.A. Cup match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2007/2008||Mon 07 Apr||Aberdeen||2 - 1||Falkirk||SPL|
|2007/2008||Tue 22 Jan||Aberdeen||3 - 1||Falkirk||SFAC|
|2007/2008||Sat 12 Jan||Falkirk||2 - 2||Aberdeen||SFAC|
|2007/2008||Sat 05 Jan||Falkirk||0 - 0||Aberdeen||SPL|
|2007/2008||Sun 28 Oct||Aberdeen||1 - 1||Falkirk||SPL|
|2006/2007||Sat 03 Mar||Falkirk||1 - 2||Aberdeen||SPL|
|2006/2007||Sat 09 Dec||Aberdeen||2 - 1||Falkirk||SPL|
Recent respective form guides
Falkirk are showing reasonable home form, having won four and lost two from the last six played. A total of 11 goals have been scored by the Bairns in those games, with seven conceded.
Aberdeen have an average recent record on the road, winning and losing three each of the last six games. The Dons's have scored eight goals in these games, but conceded an alarming nine.
Falkirk are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with seven points from eight matches. Aberdeen find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their eight games have yielded only seven points.
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|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
FootyMad's prediction ...
Neither team is setting the world alight, and I think this game will result in a narrow home win for the Bairns. Home win
|Falkirk||Won 3 successive home games.|
8 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
|Aberdeen||Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.|
Not won in previous 2 away matches.
An overall losing run of 5 games.
No win in the 5 most recent games.