Partick Th. travel to take on Falkirk at The Falkirk Stadium on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 91 games played, The Jags have recorded 33 wins, and Falkirk have come away with 35 victories.
The last time the two teams met at Falkirk was back in August 2005, over five years ago, the Bairns carving out a narrow 2 - 1 victory in a Scottish League Cup match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2010/2011||Sat 16 Oct||Partick Th.||1 - 0||Falkirk||SCD1|
|2010/2011||Tue 24 Aug||Partick Th.||0 - 1||Falkirk||SLGC|
|2005/2006||Tue 23 Aug||Falkirk||2 - 1||Partick Th.||SLGC|
|2004/2005||Sat 05 Mar||Falkirk||2 - 1||Partick Th.||SCD1|
|2004/2005||Wed 29 Dec||Partick Th.||2 - 1||Falkirk||SCD1|
|2004/2005||Tue 23 Nov||Falkirk||3 - 0||Partick Th.||SCD1|
|2004/2005||Sat 04 Sep||Partick Th.||1 - 4||Falkirk||SCD1|
Recent respective form guides
Falkirk have lost just once in their last six home games, winning four and drawing the other one. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 17 goals for the Bairns, with 10 goals against.
Partick Th. have an average recent record on the road, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. The The Jags's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 10 goals for and 9 against.
Falkirk's 22 points from 13 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 4th position. Partick Th. are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 15 points from 15 matches.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
This promises to be an excellent test for the in-form The Jags, but one which I believe will end in stalemate. Score draw
|Falkirk||Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.|
|Partick Th.||Drawn each of the last 2 games.|
No win in the 2 most recent games.