Lying about your past employment damages your credibility and career over a long period of time. Instead of lying, admitting truth and explaining the circumstances for termination will create a positive impact on you from employer point of view. you can convince them with your words and if mistake done, you have chance to explain that it would not repeated.
A prospectus employer has many ways to find out the truth if you lie on your job application about being fired . Companies will have multiple channels in collected information of an candidate. For instance, they can ask third party background check companies to get details. Even if you manage to get away with an untruth, it haunts you in the future.