FM Preview: Celtic v St. Mirren 26 Nov 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 25th November 2011
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Celtic and St. Mirren at 15:00 on 26th November 2011 in the Scottish Premier.
History of the Celtic v St. Mirren fixture
Celtic prepare to entertain St. Mirren at Celtic Park on Saturday afternoon, with high hopes of improving on their excellent record against the opposition, having taken all the points from 90 of the 123 contests.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Celtic Park was less than a year ago, in April 2011, the Bhoys carving out a narrow 1-0 victory in a Scottish Premier match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Sun 28 Aug||St. Mirren||0 - 2||Celtic||Scottish Premier|
|2010/2011||Sat 09 Apr||Celtic||1-0||St. Mirren||Scottish Premier|
|2010/2011||Sun 14 Nov||St. Mirren||0 - 1||Celtic||Scottish Premier|
|2010/2011||Sun 22 Aug||Celtic||4 - 0||St. Mirren||Scottish Premier|
|2009/2010||Wed 24 Mar||St. Mirren||4 - 0||Celtic||Scottish Premier|
|2009/2010||Sat 28 Nov||Celtic||3 - 1||St. Mirren||Scottish Premier|
|2009/2010||Sat 26 Sep||St. Mirren||0 - 2||Celtic||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 in decent form at home, having won four and drawn two of their last six games, A total of 10 goals have been scored by the Bhoys in those games, with 4 conceded.
The Buddies 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 Buddies's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 9 goals for and 8 against.
Celtic's total of 32 points from their 15 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier.
St. Mirren lie just outside the playoff positions in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, picking up 20 from their 15 games so far.
Current overall team form
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
FootyMad's prediction ...
Celtic may be coming up against a decent side in St. Mirren, but we do believe that its going to result in a narrow home win for the Bhoys. Home Win
|Celtic||Unbeaten in the last 7 home games.
Won their latest 4 matches.
Not drawn a match in their last 4 .
|St. Mirren||4 games since last defeat.
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