Aberdeen v Celtic 07 Aug 2011
Updated Saturday, 6th August 2011
Aberdeen take on Celtic in a Scottish Premier game on 7th August 2011 at 12:15.
Celtic face a trip to Aberdeen to play at Pittodrie at lunchtime on Sunday, having the edge over their hosts in previous meetings. The visitors have won 55 of the 141 previous games, with the hosts winning just 49.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in February 2011, as the visitors ran out cosy 0 - 3 winners in a league game.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2010/2011||Sun 17 Apr||Aberdeen||0 - 4||Celtic||Scottish Cup|
|2010/2011||Tue 01 Feb||Aberdeen||0 - 3||Celtic||Scottish Premier|
|2010/2011||Sat 29 Jan||Aberdeen||1 - 4||Celtic||Scottish League Cup|
|2010/2011||Sat 22 Jan||Celtic||1 - 0||Aberdeen||Scottish Premier|
|2010/2011||Sat 06 Nov||Celtic||9 - 0||Aberdeen||Scottish Premier|
|2009/2010||Sat 13 Feb||Aberdeen||4 - 4||Celtic||Scottish Premier|
|2009/2010||Sat 05 Dec||Celtic||3 - 0||Aberdeen||Scottish Premier|
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Recent respective form guides
Aberdeen's dreadful home form has resulted in just one victory and one draw from their last six played. The Dons have conceded a disappointing five goals in this period, and managed to convert only one of their own chances.
Celtic's away form is a bit better, tasting just one defeat in their last six, and picking up four good wins. Those games have seen the Bhoys pummel 13 goals, and let in three.
Aberdeen are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with one points from two games.
Celtic lie fifth in the league, picking up all three from their one game so far.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Although Celtic have been far from successful in recent away games, we can see nothing other than an easy victory for them against Aberdeen. Away win
|Aberdeen||Failed to win in previous 3 home matches.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
|Celtic||4 successive away victories.
6 games since last away draw.
Won each of the previous 5 matches.
Last drawn game 8 outings ago.
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