Motherwell v Celtic 27 Feb 2011
Updated Saturday, 26th February 2011
Footymad look ahead to the Motherwell and Celtic game on Sunday, 27th February 2011 at 12:45
History of the Motherwell v Celtic fixture
Celtic face a trip to Fir Park at lunchtime on Sunday, having the edge over their hosts in previous meetings. The visitors have won 66 of the 132 previous games, with the hosts winning just 29.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was earlier this season, with Celtic inflicting a narrow 0 - 1 defeat on The 'Well in a league game.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2010/2011||Wed 29 Dec||Celtic||1 - 0||Motherwell||SPL|
|2010/2011||Sun 29 Aug||Motherwell||0 - 1||Celtic||SPL|
|2009/2010||Sat 01 May||Celtic||4 - 0||Motherwell||SPL|
|2009/2010||Tue 13 Apr||Celtic||2 - 1||Motherwell||SPL|
|2009/2010||Sat 12 Dec||Motherwell||2 - 3||Celtic||SPL|
|2009/2010||Sat 17 Oct||Celtic||0 - 0||Motherwell||SPL|
|2008/2009||Sun 22 Feb||Motherwell||1 - 1||Celtic||SPL|
Recent respective form guides
Motherwell have managed to pick up just two wins from their last six home games, losing three, Only four goals have been scored in this time, with six in the wrong end.
The away form of Celtic however, is much more impressive, with an unbeaten run in the last six, four of them wins. Those games have seen The Bhoys record 14 goals for and just four against.
Motherwell lie just outside the top four in the league, picking up 34 points from their 27 games so far. Celtic are leading the way with their 26 games giving them a return of 64 points.
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 ...
Celtic are in great form out on the road, so much so that the Madmen confidently predict a comfortable three points from their visit to Motherwell. Away win
|Motherwell||Five games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last nine .
|Celtic||Undefeated in last nine away games.
18 games since last defeat.