Celtic v St. Johnstone 21 Aug 2011
Updated Saturday, 20th August 2011
The game between Celtic and St. Johnstone on 21st August 2011 at 15:00 takes centre stage for FootyMad's preview analysis.
Celtic prepare to entertain St. Johnstone at Parkhead on Sunday afternoon, with high hopes of improving on their excellent record against the opposition, having taken all the points from 40 of the 52 contests.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Parkhead was less than a year ago, in December 2010, with Celtic running out comfortable 2-0 winners.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2010/2011||Tue 12 Apr||St. Johnstone||0 - 1||Celtic||Scottish Premier|
|2010/2011||Sun 26 Dec||Celtic||2-0||St. Johnstone||Scottish Premier|
|2010/2011||Sat 30 Oct||St. Johnstone||0 - 3||Celtic||Scottish Premier|
|2010/2011||Wed 27 Oct||St. Johnstone||2 - 3||Celtic||Scottish League Cup|
|2009/2010||Sat 20 Mar||Celtic||3 - 0||St. Johnstone||Scottish Premier|
|2009/2010||Sun 24 Jan||St. Johnstone||1 - 4||Celtic||Scottish Premier|
|2009/2010||Sat 22 Aug||Celtic||5 - 2||St. Johnstone||Scottish Premier|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Celtic are unbeaten in their last six home games, winning five of them, and drawing the other one. In this time, The Bhoys have rattled up an impressive 17 goals, and conceded three.
St. Johnstone have an average recent record on the road, collecting two wins and three draws from the last six. The Saints's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with four goals for and three against.
Celtic have a total of nine points from their three games while St. Johnstone have only managed to gather one.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Attention punters! We see this as an opportunity for the Bhoys to get the show back on the road by taking all the three points available. Home Win
|Celtic||Unbeaten in the last six home games.
Unbeaten run of 8 matches.
|St. Johnstone||Previous two away games have finished all-square.
Not won in previous two away games.
An overall losing run of two games.
No win in the four most recent games.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here