FootyMAD's Falkirk match preview

Last updated : 14 December 2007 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Hibernian v Falkirk fixture

Hibernian prepare to entertain Falkirk at Easter Road Stadium on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The The Hibees are clearly on top, having won 48 and lost only 19 of the 82 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Easter Road Stadium was less than a year ago, in March 2007, with Hibernian running out comfortable 2-0 winners 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:
2007/2008Sat 15 SepFalkirk1 - 1HibernianSPL
2006/2007Sat 10 MarHibernian2-0FalkirkSPL
2006/2007Sat 16 DecFalkirk2 - 1HibernianSPL
2006/2007Sat 23 SepHibernian0 - 1FalkirkSPL
2005/2006Sat 25 FebFalkirk1 - 5HibernianSFAC
2005/2006Sat 11 FebFalkirk0 - 0HibernianSPL
2005/2006Sat 19 NovHibernian2 - 3FalkirkSPL

Recent respective form guides

Hibernian are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 12 to 11.

The away form of Falkirk is pretty dire, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While the Bairns have hit 10 goals, 16 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Hibernian find themselves in a respectable 4th position, courtesy of the 26 points they have accumulated from 16 games. Falkirk see themselves just below half way in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, showing a record of 18 points from their 16 games played so far,

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP

FootyMad's prediction ...

Its not been a very profitable last few weeks for Hibernian, and I'm afraid the Footymad team cannot see it getting too much better here. Look no further than honours being even at the end of this one. Score draw

Sequence statistics:
Hibernian Drawn last 2 games at home.
Failed to win in previous 3 home matches.
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
Falkirk Last drawn game 6 outings ago.