FootyMAD's Kilmarnock match preview

Last updated : 30 October 2009 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Celtic v Kilmarnock fixture

Celtic prepare to entertain Kilmarnock at Celtic Park on Saturday afternoon, with high hopes of improving on their excellent record against the opposition, having taken all the points from 79 of the 99 contests.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Celtic Park was less than a year ago, in November 2008, with Celtic running out comfortable 3-0 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:
2008/2009Wed 04 MarKilmarnock1 - 2CelticSPL
2008/2009Wed 12 NovCeltic3-0KilmarnockSPL
2008/2009Wed 29 OctKilmarnock1 - 3CelticSLGC
2008/2009Sun 21 SepKilmarnock1 - 3CelticSPL
2007/2008Sat 02 FebKilmarnock1 - 5CelticSFAC
2007/2008Sat 19 JanCeltic1 - 0KilmarnockSPL
2007/2008Sat 03 NovKilmarnock1 - 2CelticSPL

Recent respective form guides

Celtic have only collected 1 win and 3 draws from the last six home games played. Only 4 goals have been registered in this time, with 5 in the wrong end.

Kilmarnock's away form is none too clever either, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While the Killie have hit 4 goals, 8 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Celtic's total of 17 points from their 8 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier. Kilmarnock see themselves just below half way in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, showing a record of 9 points from their 9 games played so far,

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

Current form guides:PWDLFAP

FootyMad's prediction ...

Attention punters! I see this as an opportunity for the The Bhoys to get the show back on the road by taking all the three points available. Home Win

Sequence statistics:
Celtic Been beaten in each of their previous 2 home matches.
Failed to win in previous 4 home matches.
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 5 most recent games.
Kilmarnock Not won in previous 4 away matches.