FM Preview: St. Mirren v Celtic 21 Jan 2012
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 20th January 2012
The game between St. Mirren and Celtic in the Scottish Premier on 21st January 2012 at 12:30 takes centre stage for FootyMad's preview analysis.
History of the St. Mirren v Celtic fixture
Celtic face a trip to St. Mirren at St Mirren Park at lunchtime on Saturday, determined to keep up their impressive record at the venue, having pummelled their opponents 79 times out of 121.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was earlier this season, as the visitors ran out cosy 0 - 2 winners in a Scottish Premier match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Sat 26 Nov||Celtic||5 - 0||St. Mirren||Scottish Premier|
|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|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
St. Mirren have collected 2 wins and 3 draws from their last six home matches. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 7 to 6.
The away form of Celtic however, is much more impressive, remaining unbeaten in their last six, winning five and drawing the one. The Bhoys have put away 12 chances in these games, a let in just 1.
St. Mirren see themselves just below half way in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, showing a record of 26 points from their 23 games played so far,
Celtic are leading the way in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, with their 23 games giving them a return of 56 points.
Current overall team form
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
FootyMad's prediction ...
Celtic are in great form out on the road, so much so that the Madmen confidently predict a comfortable three points from their visit to St. Mirren. Away win
|St. Mirren||Drawn last 2 games at home.
Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
|Celtic||3 successive away victories.
4 games since last away draw.
Won each of the previous 6 matches.
Last drawn game 7 outings ago.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here
|13 Jan 2012|
|Celtic v Dundee United 14 Jan 2012|
|01 Jan 2012|
|FM Preview: Dunfermline Athletic v Celtic 02 Jan 2012|
|27 Dec 2011|
|FM Preview: Celtic v Rangers 28 Dec 2011|
|23 Dec 2011|
|FM Preview: Celtic v Kilmarnock 24 Dec 2011|
|17 Dec 2011|
|FM Preview: St. Johnstone v Celtic 18 Dec 2011|
|09 Dec 2011|
|FM Preview: Celtic v Heart of Midlothian 10 Dec 2011|