Celtic prepare to entertain Hibernian at Celtic Park on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The The Bhoys are clearly on top, having won 86 and lost only 23 of the 141 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Celtic Park was earlier this season, when they eased past their opponents in a high-scoring 4-2 thriller, 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||Sun 07 Dec||Hibernian||2 - 0||Celtic||SPL|
|2008/2009||Sat 25 Oct||Celtic||4-2||Hibernian||SPL|
|2007/2008||Sun 11 May||Celtic||2 - 0||Hibernian||SPL|
|2007/2008||Sat 01 Mar||Hibernian||0 - 2||Celtic||SPL|
|2007/2008||Sat 22 Dec||Celtic||1 - 1||Hibernian||SPL|
|2007/2008||Sun 23 Sep||Hibernian||3 - 2||Celtic||SPL|
|2006/2007||Sun 20 May||Hibernian||2 - 1||Celtic||SPL|
Recent respective form guides
Celtic are in decent form at home, having won four and drawn two of their last six games, These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 11 goals for the The Bhoys, with 4 goals against.
Hibernian have an average recent record on the road, collecting 1 win and 3 draws from the last six played. These low-scoring games have seen just 5 goals scored and conceded.
Celtic are leading the way in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, with their 22 games giving them a return of 51 points. Hibernian's 30 points from 22 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 6th position.
For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Celtic may be coming up against a decent side in Hibernian, but I do believe that its going to result in a narrow home win for the The Bhoys. Home Win
|Celtic||Unbeaten in the last 13 home games.|
|Hibernian||Not won in previous 3 away matches.|