Hamilton Academical vs Rangers: Preview and Predictions

Hamilton Academical vs Rangers-Predictions-Scottish Premiership-18th Feb 2018

Hamilton Academical vs Rangers
Scottish Premiership – Season 2017/18
Date: Sunday, 18th February 2018
Kick-off at 14:15 UK/ 15:15 CET
Venue: New Douglas Park (Hamilton).

The home side has consecutively lost 3 of their previous Premiership league games. It does not sound good that they are yet in another hard matched against a better and stronger team. It is surprising to note that they have only scored only 1 goal this year in 4 matches. However, Hamilton had ended the year in style after thrashing Motherwell 3-1.

Afterwards, the team has lost all their matches including 2 previous home matches. This match is not expected to favor them at all. They will be facing a stronger side, the Rangers, who will be in this away matchup to scoop the three points. There have been over 2.5 goals netted in the last 6 premiership games played by Hamilton Academical.

Rangers are currently in the third position in the league standings. They have had a perfect away league form. This team has rebuilt their shape after the January transfer window. Having won their previous 4 away matches, Rangers will be aiming to sustain their form by coming out of this match with victory.

Hamilton Academical vs Rangers: Head-to-Head

In their last 4 away matches, Rangers have they managed to win both at halftime and fulltime against Hamilton Academical in all competitions.

In their previous 5 meetings, Rangers have won 4 times whilst Hamilton has won once. Actually the last time they met late last year was Rangers loose at home against Hamilton in a game that ended 0-2.

Hamilton Academical vs Rangers: Predictions

Given the quality of play displayed by Rangers and the current form of the home side, I cannot expect anything less than the three points being obtained by the away team.

The fact that Hamilton has conceded at least two goals in the last 3 home games also makes me foresee an over 2.5 goals outcome.

Hamilton Academical vs Rangers: Bet Tips

Rangers to [email protected] 1.42 odds

Over 2.5 goals @ 1.70 odds.

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