FootyMAD's Falkirk match preview

Last updated : 21 January 2005 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Falkirk v Clyde fixture

Clyde 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 87 games played, Bully Wee have recorded 21 wins, and Falkirk have come away with 43 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was earlier this season, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1 - 1 final scoreline in a Scottish Division One match.

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

Recent encounters between the teams:
2004/2005Sat 08 JanClyde3 - 0FalkirkSFAC
2004/2005Sat 04 DecClyde0 - 2FalkirkSCD1
2004/2005Sat 25 SepFalkirk1 - 1ClydeSCD1
2003/2004Sat 10 AprFalkirk1 - 1ClydeSCD1
2003/2004Sat 24 JanClyde4 - 2FalkirkSCD1
2003/2004Sat 29 NovFalkirk0 - 2ClydeSCD1
2003/2004Sat 20 SepClyde1 - 2FalkirkSCD1

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 15 goals for the Bairns, with 5 goals against.

Clyde have an average recent record on the road, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. Bully Wee have conceded 6 goals in these games, and only hit 3 in reply.

Falkirk are leading the way in the Bells Scottish Division One, with their 23 games giving them a return of 55 points. Clyde are just outside the promotion places, in 2nd, having taken 41 points from 21 games.

For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here

Current form guides:PWDLFAP

FootyMad's prediction ...

Clyde have an average recent record on the road, and this could be the reason why Falkirk may poach a narrow victory, according to the Madmen. Home win

Sequence statistics:
Falkirk Won 3 successive home games.
4 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 8 .
Clyde 5 games since last away draw.
Won each of the previous 4 matches.
Last drawn game 5 outings ago.