FM Preview: Ross County v Falkirk 17 Mar 2012
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 16th March 2012
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Ross County and Falkirk at 15:00 on 17th March 2012 in the Scottish Division One.
History of the Ross County v Falkirk fixture
Ross County prepare to entertain Falkirk at Victoria Park on Saturday afternoon, looking to improve on a dire past record against their opponents. It does not make pleasant reading, winning 28.57 of the games played between the two.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Victoria Park was earlier this season, with Ross County running out comfortable 3-1 winners in a Scottish Division One match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Mon 26 Dec||Falkirk||1 - 1||Ross County||Scottish Division One|
|2011/2012||Sat 12 Nov||Ross County||3-1||Falkirk||Scottish Division One|
|2011/2012||Sat 27 Aug||Falkirk||1 - 1||Ross County||Scottish Division One|
|2010/2011||Sat 30 Apr||Falkirk||0 - 1||Ross County||Scottish Division One|
|2010/2011||Sat 05 Mar||Ross County||2 - 1||Falkirk||Scottish Division One|
|2010/2011||Sat 06 Nov||Falkirk||0 - 1||Ross County||Scottish Division One|
|2010/2011||Sat 14 Aug||Ross County||0 - 1||Falkirk||Scottish Division One|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Ross County have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. A total of 12 goals have been scored by the County in those games, with 6 conceded.
Falkirk have an average recent record on the road, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. A generous 6 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.
Ross County are leading the way in the Irn Bru Scottish Division One, with their 27 games giving them a return of 56 points.
Falkirk are just outside the promotion places, in 2nd, having taken 44 points from 27 games.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
The match against Falkirk is certainly an interesting one with me deciding its going to end up with a victory for the County in a close run game. Home Win
|Ross County||Unbeaten in the last 4 home games.
Unbeaten run of 7 matches.
|Falkirk||4 games since last away draw.
No win in the 2 most recent games.
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