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Falkirk visit The Indodrill Stadium on Saturday for the League One clash with home team Alloa Athletic.
Our Alloa Athletic v Falkirk predictions, statistics and match poll can be seen below - plus the latest betting odds.
Alloa Athletic will be looking for a repeat result of a 0-2 Challenge Cup victory versus Cowdenbeath.
Barry Ferguson's Alloa Athletic have found the net a sum total of 7 times in their preceding 6 outings. The comparative number of goals that they have conceded in those same fixtures stands at 6.
Going into this one, Alloa Athletic are unbeaten in their last 3 league matches at home.
After suffering a loss in their previous game against Kilmarnock in Challenge Cup action, Falkirk will be aiming to make amends here.
In as many as 5 out of the previous 6 clashes involving Falkirk, at least three goals have gone in. The overall average number of goals per match during that time is 2.83, with the number of goals averaged by Falkirk working out to 1.83.
Their previous form shows that Falkirk:
- remain undefeated by Alloa Athletic in games played away from home for the previous 6 league matches. A very good run of results for them.
- are unbeaten in their last 2 away league matches.
Head to head
Checking on their prior head to head clashes dating back to 02/01/2016 shows that Alloa Athletic have won 1 of them and Falkirk 4, with the tally of drawn games standing at 1.
An aggregate of 15 goals were scored between the two sides during those clashes, with 5 from The Wasps and 10 belonging to The Bairns. The average number of goals per game works out to 2.5.
Team News: Alloa Athletic
The Alloa Athletic manager Barry Ferguson has zero fitness worries at all ahead of this match owing to a completely injury-free squad available to choose from.
Team News: Falkirk
Owing to a completely healthy group available for selection, the Falkirk manager Paul Sheerin doesn’t have any fitness concerns whatsoever coming into this match.
We’re of the opinion that Alloa Athletic could well find it tough to hit the back of the net against this Falkirk lineup who we think will likely be able to get on the scoresheet themselves in a winning performance.
We’ve gone for a hard-fought 0-1 winning margin for Falkirk at the end of the 90 minutes.
Looking forward to this.
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🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: The Indodrill Stadium (3,100)
Captain: Andy Graham
Chairman: Mike Mulraney
Manager: Barry Ferguson
Competitions: League One position 7, Challenge Cup (Second round)
🔑 Star Player: Steven Boyd
Customarily deployed in the Striker position, Steven Boyd was born in Scotland. After having played his first senior match for Hamilton Academical in the 2014 - 2015 season, the accomplished Forward has bagged 3 league goals in the League One 2021 - 2022 season so far coming from a total of 4 appearances.