Aberdeen vs St. Johnstone
Scotland – Premiership
Date: Saturday, 8th December 2018
Kick-off at 15.00 UK/ 16.00 CET
Venue: Pittodrie Stadium (Aberdeen).
Johnstone travels to the Pittodrie to take on Aberdeen in this Scottish Premiership game. The match is scheduled for Saturday. Aberdeen is trying to get rid of their relegation group status, while Johnstone is vying for the top spots.
Aberdeen occupies the 7th position in league standings and has secured 21 points so far. Their record reads six wins, three draws, and four losses. The team has managed to score 16 goals so far and conceded 13 in the process.
Johnstone is the fifth team in the league right now and has posted 24 points against their name on the board. They won seven games, drew three and lost four. They have a goal difference of negative two after scoring 16 and conceding 18.
Aberdeen lost their last game on the road, against Celtic. The one-goal affair saw Celtic player Christie the scoring the winner in the 45th minute. Aberdeen did try their level best for an equalizer but their efforts went in vain.
Johnstone played out a draw against Kilmarnock last weekend. Johnstone couldn’t capitalize on their home advantage and had to settle for a point. The whole ninety minutes remained goalless.
Aberdeen vs St. Johnstone Head-to-head (h2h)
- The last four wins, in a row, in h2h games, belong to Aberdeen.
- Aberdeen was unbeaten in 25 of their last 30 matches.
- Johnstone lost four of their last ten matches and was winless in five.
- Aberdeen has won their last five matches at home, in a row, and has just one loss to their name, in last 17 home ties.
- Johnstone was winless in four of their last eight matches on the road.
Aberdeen vs St. Johnstone Prediction
The home team looks the favorites to win this tie. They have dominated the h2h ties against Johnstone emphatically. Aberdeen has recorded the last four wins against St.Johnstone, and six of the last seven.
Aberdeen is also unbeaten in 25 of their last 30 games. They are on a winning streak of five matches at their home and has lost just one of their last 17 attempts in front of their home crowd.
Johnstone’s stats, especially which of recent matches, doesn’t hold in front of Aberdeen’s. They were winless in five of their last ten games, and on the road, they were winless in four of last eight.
Aberdeen, with the superior h2h stats, as well as the home advantage, will take the win, as well as both the halves.
Aberdeen vs St. Johnstone Betting Tips
Aberdeen to win @ 1.70 (7/10)
Half Time/ Full Time: Aberdeen/ Aberdeen @ 2.60 (8/5).