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History of the Falkirk v Dundee United fixture

Dundee Utd. face a trip to Falkirk at The Falkirk Stadium on Saturday afternoon, having the edge over their hosts in previous meetings. The visitors have won 13 of the 31 previous games, with the hosts winning just 12.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in April 2006, the Bairns carving out a narrow 1 - 0 victory in a Scottish Premier match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2006/2007Sat 29 JulDundee Utd.1 - 2FalkirkSPL
2005/2006Sat 29 AprDundee Utd.0 - 2FalkirkSPL
2005/2006Sat 08 AprFalkirk1 - 0Dundee Utd.SPL
2005/2006Sun 15 JanDundee Utd.2 - 1FalkirkSPL
2005/2006Sat 22 OctFalkirk1 - 3Dundee Utd.SPL
1994/1995Sat 08 AprFalkirk3 - 1Dundee Utd.SPL
1994/1995Tue 21 FebDundee Utd.1 - 0FalkirkSPL

Recent respective form guides

Falkirk's dreadful home form has resulted in just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. Bairns have conceded a disappointing 7 goals in this period, and managed to convert only 3 of their own chances.

Dundee Utd.'s away form is none too clever either, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While the The Terrors have hit 4 goals, 11 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Falkirk see themselves just below half way in the Bank of Scotland Scottish Premier, showing a record of 11 points from their 11 games played so far, Dundee Utd. find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 11 games have yielded only 8 points.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Dundee Utd.60243152

FootyMad's prediction ...

FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Bairns, as the The Terrors have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win

Sequence statistics:
Falkirk Failed to win in previous 5 home matches.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
Dundee Utd. Lost each of the previous 3 away matches.
Not won in previous 4 away matches.
An overall losing run of 3 games.
No win in the 7 most recent games.