Celtic face a trip to Rangers at Ibrox Stadium at lunchtime on Saturday, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The The Bhoys will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 79 and win only 34 of the 157 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in May 2009, the The Gers carving out a narrow 1 - 0 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||Sat 09 May||Rangers||1 - 0||Celtic||SPL|
|2008/2009||Sun 15 Mar||Rangers||0 - 2||Celtic||SLGC|
|2008/2009||Sun 15 Feb||Celtic||0 - 0||Rangers||SPL|
|2008/2009||Sat 27 Dec||Rangers||0 - 1||Celtic||SPL|
|2008/2009||Sun 31 Aug||Celtic||2 - 4||Rangers||SPL|
|2007/2008||Sun 27 Apr||Celtic||3 - 2||Rangers||SPL|
|2007/2008||Wed 16 Apr||Celtic||2 - 1||Rangers||SPL|
Recent respective form guides
Rangers have lost just once in their last six home games, winning four and drawing the other one. A total of 12 goals have been scored by the The Gers in those games, with 7 conceded.
Celtic's away form is equally impressive, picking up four victories from the last six. The games have constituted a decent return of 12 goals for the The Bhoys, and 8 goals against.
Rangers's total of 12 points from their 6 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier. Celtic are leading the way in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, with their 6 games giving them a return of 16 points.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
The Bhoys's decent recent efforts out on the road should see them narrowly take the spoils from the match with Rangers, believes the FootyMad team. Away win
|Rangers||Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.|
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
|Celtic||8 games since last away draw.|
5 games since last defeat.