FootyMAD's Falkirk match preview
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Tuesday, 7th April 2009
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Celtic and Falkirk at 19:45 on Wednesday, 8th April 2009 in the Scottish Premier.
Celtic prepare to entertain Falkirk at Celtic Park on Wednesday evening, with high hopes of improving on their excellent record against the opposition, having taken all the points from 66 of the 85 contests.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Celtic Park was earlier this season, with Celtic running out comfortable 3-0 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:|
|2008/2009||Sun 21 Dec||Falkirk||0 - 3||Celtic||SPL|
|2008/2009||Sat 23 Aug||Celtic||3-0||Falkirk||SPL|
|2007/2008||Sun 27 Jan||Falkirk||0 - 1||Celtic||SPL|
|2007/2008||Tue 11 Dec||Celtic||4 - 0||Falkirk||SPL|
|2007/2008||Sat 11 Aug||Falkirk||1 - 4||Celtic||SPL|
|2006/2007||Sun 18 Mar||Falkirk||1 - 0||Celtic||SPL|
|2006/2007||Sat 23 Dec||Celtic||1 - 0||Falkirk||SPL|
Recent respective form guides
Celtic are in decent form at home, having won four and drawn two of their last six games, In this time, The Bhoys have rattled up an impressive 16 goals, and conceded 2.
Falkirk have an average recent record on the road, collecting 2 wins and 3 draws from the last six. Only 5 goals have been registered in this time, with 6 leaked at the wrong end.
Celtic are leading the way in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, with their 30 games giving them a return of 67 points. Falkirk find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 30 games have yielded only 27 points.
For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here
|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
FootyMad's prediction ...
Celtic may be coming up against a decent side in Falkirk, but I do believe that its going to result in a narrow home win for the The Bhoys. Home Win
|Celtic||Unbeaten in the last 19 home games.|
Unbeaten run of 3 matches.
|Falkirk||Undefeated in last 4 away games.|
Last drawn game 5 outings ago.