FootyMAD's Aberdeen match preview

Last updated : 15 April 2005 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Glasgow Celtic v Aberdeen fixture

Celtic prepare to entertain Aberdeen at Celtic Park on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The The Bhoys are clearly on top, having won 77 and lost only 24 of the 127 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Celtic Park was earlier this season, with Aberdeen inflicting a narrow 2-3 defeat upon the The Bhoys 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:
2004/2005Sun 16 JanAberdeen0 - 1CelticSPL
2004/2005Wed 27 OctCeltic2-3AberdeenSPL
2003/2004Wed 21 AprCeltic1 - 2AberdeenSPL
2003/2004Sat 24 JanAberdeen1 - 3CelticSPL
2003/2004Sat 25 OctCeltic4 - 0AberdeenSPL
2002/2003Thu 02 JanAberdeen1 - 1CelticSPL
2002/2003Sun 03 NovCeltic7 - 0AberdeenSPL

Recent respective form guides

Glasgow Celtic are showing reasonable home form, having won four and lost two from the last six played. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 13 goals for the The Bhoys, with 5 goals against.

Aberdeen have an average recent record on the road, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. The Dons's have scored 6 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 8.

Celtic are leading the way in the Bank of Scotland Scottish Premier, with their 32 games giving them a return of 80 points. Aberdeen find themselves in a respectable 4th position, courtesy of the 52 points they have accumulated from 32 games.

For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here

Current form guides:PWDLFAP

FootyMad's prediction ...

The match against Aberdeen is certainly an interesting one with me deciding its going to end up with a victory for the The Bhoys in a close run game. Home Win

Sequence statistics:
Celtic 9 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 19 .
Aberdeen 3 successive away victories.
8 games since last away draw.