Celtic face a trip to Aberdeen at Pittodrie Stadium on Sunday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 128 games played, The Bhoys have recorded 46 wins, and Aberdeen have come away with 48 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in January 2004, as the visitors ran out cosy 1 - 3 winners in a Scottish Premier match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2004/2005||Wed 27 Oct||Celtic||2 - 3||Aberdeen||SPL|
|2003/2004||Wed 21 Apr||Celtic||1 - 2||Aberdeen||SPL|
|2003/2004||Sat 24 Jan||Aberdeen||1 - 3||Celtic||SPL|
|2003/2004||Sat 25 Oct||Celtic||4 - 0||Aberdeen||SPL|
|2002/2003||Thu 02 Jan||Aberdeen||1 - 1||Celtic||SPL|
|2002/2003||Sun 03 Nov||Celtic||7 - 0||Aberdeen||SPL|
|2002/2003||Sat 10 Aug||Aberdeen||0 - 4||Celtic||SPL|
Recent respective form guides
Aberdeen have lost just once in their last six home games, winning four and drawing the other one. A total of 8 goals have been scored by the Dons in those games, with 5 conceded.
Celtic have an average recent record on the road, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. The The Bhoys's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 8 goals for and 7 against.
Aberdeen find themselves in a respectable 4th position, courtesy of the 36 points they have accumulated from 21 games. Celtic are leading the way in the Bank of Scotland Scottish Premier, with their 21 games giving them a return of 53 points.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
The away form of the The Bhoys has not been the best, though the Footymad panel sees them pulling off a narrow win on their visit to Aberdeen. Away win
|Aberdeen||Unbeaten in the last 4 home games.|
Unbeaten run of 3 matches.
|Celtic||Undefeated in last 4 away games.|
Won each of the previous 5 matches.
Last drawn game 6 outings ago.