FM Preview: Celtic v Rangers 04 May 2010
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Tuesday, 4th May 2010
FootyMad attempt to assist you with their form guide as Celtic take on Rangers tonight, Tuesday, 4th May 2010 with a 19:45 kick-off.
History of the Celtic v Rangers fixture
Celtic prepare to take on Rangers at Parkhead tonight for the last time this season, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 159 games played, the Bhoys have recorded 68 wins, and Rangers have come away with 47 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Celtic Park was earlier this season, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1-1 draw.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2009/2010||Sun 28 Feb||Rangers||1 - 0||Celtic||SPL|
|2009/2010||Sun 03 Jan||Celtic||1-1||Rangers||SPL|
|2009/2010||Sun 04 Oct||Rangers||2 - 1||Celtic||SPL|
|2008/2009||Sat 09 May||Rangers||1 - 0||Celtic||SPL|
|2008/2009||Sun 15 Mar||Rangers||0 - 2||Celtic||SLGC|
|2008/2009||Sun 15 Feb||Celtic||0 - 0||Rangers||SPL|
|2008/2009||Sat 27 Dec||Rangers||0 - 1||Celtic||SPL|
Recent respective form guides
Celtic could not have a more impressive recent home form, having won each of the last six games. In this time, the Bhoys have rattled up an impressive 16 goals, and conceded 4.
The Gers have had a decent run of form away from home recently, coming away with three points on 3 occasions, but drawing 1 and losing 2. The Gers's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 8 goals for and 7 against.
Celtic's total of 75 points from their 36 games was not good enough to stop Rangers picking up the SPL title last week with their 36 games giving them a return of 86 points.
For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here
|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
FootyMad's prediction ...
Celtic are starting to turn Celtic Park into a fortress, but the quality of opposition for this game makes your FootyMad panel believe the teams will share the spoils on this occasion. Score draw
|Celtic||Won 3 successive home games.
10 games since last home draw.
Won their latest 4 matches.
Not drawn a match in their last 13 .
|Rangers||Undefeated in last 3 away games.
Won each of the previous 3 matches.
Last drawn game 4 outings ago.
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