FALKIRK 2-4 DUNFERMLINE ATHLETIC

The Bairns ended 2018 with derby defeat as Dunfermline secured a 4-2 victory at The Falkirk Stadium. It was a brilliant start for Ray McKinnon’s side as they took the lead after two minutes. Joe McKee was slipped in on goal and he made no mistake as he finished calmly past Lee Robinson in the Dunfermline goal.…

ALEX TOTTEN: DERBY DAY MEMORIES

We sat down with Falkirk legend Alex Totten to discuss our rivalry with Dunfermline Athletic.  Alex was a Falkirk manager on two occasions, but it was a couple of games in his second spell as boss, from 1996-2002, that really stood out for him as the best. “We were away to Dunfermline and two nothing…

CHRIS MITCHELL FOUNDATION AWARENESS DAY

Tomorrow is the 2nd Annual Chris Mitchell Foundation Awareness Day at The Falkirk Stadium, in association with Samaritans. The Foundation will be tomorrow’s match sponsor and as such various branding items will be located in the stadium on Saturday to help raise awareness of their work. Chris Mitchell’s family have also been invited as Official…

FALKIRK v DUNFERMLINE ATHLETIC – MATCHDAY INFO!

The Bairns are back in action tomorrow afternoon as we welcome Dunfermline Athletic to The Falkirk Stadium. ADMISSION INFO Tickets for this match can be purchased from The Club Shop or our TicketMaster site (https://falkirkfc.tickethour.co.uk) where you will be able to select the option to print at home and also save a mobile ticket to…

PAUL DIXON SIGNS!

Falkirk FC is delighted to announce the signing of defender, Paul Dixon. The 32-year old signs an initial six-month contract with the club having left English League Two side, Grimsby Town last month. Paul, a Scotland international, can operate at either left back or centre back, adding versatility and experience to Ray McKinnon’s backline. He…

DUNDEE UNITED 2-1 FALKIRK – MATCH REPORT

Ten man Falkirk slipped to defeat at Tannadice as goals either side of half time secured a 2-1 victory for Dundee United.  Ray McKinnon was forced into one change to his starting XI as Deimantas Petravicius dropped out through injury, to be replaced by Marcus Haber. United started the match the brighter of the two…

DUNDEE UNITED v FALKIRK – MATCHDAY INFO & PREVIEW

The Bairns travel to Tannadice tomorrow afternoon to take on Dundee United in the Ladbrokes Championship.  Ray McKinnon’s side are now unbeaten in five league matches and will be looking to continue that trend in Tayside. RAY McKINNON’S PRE-MATCH THOUGHTS On last weekend’s draw with Greenock Morton… “There were positives to take last weekend. We…

BURNS DAY HOSPITALITY – CHRISTMAS GIFT IDEA

Celebrate the life and work of Scotland’s most celebrated poet at the Falkirk Stadium with our annual Burns Day hospitality! Join us for our Burns themed hospitality on the 26th January 2019 as we take on Inverness Caledonian Thistle. After the optional stadium tour, you will be welcomed into the Brockville lounge by club legend Alex…

CHRISTMAS VISITS 2018

The Bairns were out on the road today spreading festive cheer as the players took part in our annual Forth Valley Royal Hospital visit before heading to Kinnaird Manor Care Home.  Ray McKinnon, Darren Taylor and the first team squad arrived at the hospital’s children’s ward armed with gifts as each young person received a…

CLUB STATEMENT

Falkirk FC is extremely surprised and disappointed by the SPFL Sub Committee’s decision regarding Rules D9 & D10 in relation to the employment of our current football management team. We have yet to receive full written explanations as to how this decision was reached and have requested these be shared with us as a matter of…

FALKIRK 0-0 GREENOCK MORTON – MATCH REPORT

Falkirk were held to a draw as they battled the elements against Morton Rain and sleet battered the players and pitch throughout this tightly fought Scottish Championship encounter. The first half was one of few chances, with both teams desperate not to lose the vital first goal as well as fighting the conditions. The only…

FALKIRK v GREENOCK MORTON – MATCH PREVIEW

The Bairns welcome Greenock Morton to The Falkirk Stadium tomorrow afternoon (Saturday) for a crucial match in the Ladbrokes Championship. Ray McKinnon’s men have a chance to jump to 8th in the table with a victory and are looking to continue an unbeaten league run that now stretches to four matches.  Saturday’s match kicks off at 3:00pm…

REPORT: FALKIRK 2-2 ALLOA ATHLETIC

Falkirk couldn’t hold on to an early lead as Alloa Athletic fought back to draw 2-2 at The Falkirk Stadium.  It was a quick start for The Bairns as they opened the scoring after only 6 minutes. Tommy Robson made a terrific run down the line from his own half and his cross was met…

CHRISTMAS GIFT IDEA: PLAYER SPONSORSHIP

Are you searching for a Christmas gift for a Falkirk fan? Player sponsorship could be the perfect present… We have packages available from £200+VAT, all of which include the following: Listing in Match Programme Listing on Club Website Invite to Gala Awards to be presented with item from your player Festive Gift Certificate to present…

FALKIRK v ALLOA ATHLETIC – MATCHDAY INFO

The Bairns welcome Alloa Athletic to The Falkirk Stadium on Saturday for a crucial match in the Ladbrokes Championship. Ray McKinnon’s men jumped from the foot of the table with a win against Inverness CT in the Highlands this weekend and can climb above the Wasps with victory.  Saturday’s match kicks off at 3:00pm with turnstiles open…

WALK TO WESTFIELD

This Saturday there’s a free mince pie for fans who register for Walk to Westfield. Walk to Westfield is a walking project for Falkirk fans to meet up before home games. Supporters meet at 1.15pm in the Town Centre at the Falkirk Active Travel Hub. You will set off for a leisurely 1.5 mile walk…

OBITUARY: JAMES GORDON BLACK (1931-2018)

Former Falkirk player Gordon Black passed away on Thursday November 29th in St John’s Hospital Livingston, where he was being treated after a serious fall which resulted in a fractured pelvis. Gordon had been a regular attender at the Football Memories group which met in the Corbie Inn Bo’ness and he was always great company.…

RESERVES: HIBERNIAN 1-1 FALKIRK

A close-fought encounter finished all square as Hibernian and Falkirk drew 1-1 at The Oriam in the SPFL Reserve League.  The hosts took the lead with just minutes on the clock as Ruari Paton knocked home a flicked effort that came back off the post. The Bairns, who started the match with two trialist strikers,…

INVERNESS CT 2-3 FALKIRK

A tremendous performance on the road saw the Bairns fire home at the death to claim a 3-2 victory over Inverness CT in the Highlands. The match got off to the worst possible start for Ray McKinnon’s men as Tom Walsh fired the hosts in front within six minutes. Falkirk failed to let their heads…