FootyMAD's Dundee United match preview
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 11th September 2009
The game between Celtic and Dundee United in the Scottish Premier on Saturday, 12th September 2009 at 15:00 takes centre stage for FootyMad's preview analysis.
Celtic prepare to entertain Dundee United at Celtic Park on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The The Bhoys are clearly on top, winning 52 and drawing 25 of the 85 games played.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Celtic Park was less than a year ago, in May 2009, the The Bhoys carving out a narrow 2-1 victory 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:|
|2008/2009||Tue 12 May||Celtic||2-1||Dundee Utd.||SPL|
|2008/2009||Sun 22 Mar||Dundee Utd.||2 - 2||Celtic||SPL|
|2008/2009||Wed 28 Jan||Celtic||0 - 0||Dundee Utd.||SLGC|
|2008/2009||Sat 03 Jan||Celtic||2 - 2||Dundee Utd.||SPL|
|2008/2009||Sun 17 Aug||Dundee Utd.||1 - 1||Celtic||SPL|
|2007/2008||Thu 22 May||Dundee Utd.||0 - 1||Celtic||SPL|
|2007/2008||Wed 12 Mar||Celtic||0 - 0||Dundee Utd.||SPL|
Recent respective form guides
Celtic have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. A total of 9 goals have been scored by the The Bhoys in those games, with 6 conceded.
The The Terrors 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. A generous 6 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.
Celtic's total of 9 points from their 3 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier. Dundee Utd.'s total of 7 points from their 3 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier.
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 ...
Your number one FootyMad panel have studied this game long and hard, and cannot separate the two. A draw for the The Bhoys. Score draw
|Celtic||4 games since last home draw.|
Not drawn a match in their last 7 .
|Dundee Utd.||5 games since last defeat.|