Kilmarnock vs Celtic Prediction and Match Preview

Kilmarnock vs Celtic Scottish Premiership Predictions by LeagueLane

Kilmarnock vs Celtic Predictions and Free Betting Tips from expert tipsters when they go head-to-head in the Scottish Premiership on Sunday, 16 April 2023.

Kilmarnock are set to host Celtic at Rugby Park for their upcoming league match. Kilmarnock enters the contest following a string of subpar performances. They remain tenth in the standings. They come into the match on the back of a 2-0 defeat to Aberdeen.

Their opponents, Celtic enter the match following a stretch of excellent performances. They remain at the top of the table, twelve points above the second place Rangers, whom they beat 3-2 last time out.

Kilmarnock vs Celtic Head-to-head stats

These two teams last locked horns in the league back in January. Celtic managed to deliver a 2-0 win that day.

Celtic are on a twelve-game unbeaten streak against this opposition. They have also won this fixture on eleven of those occasions.

Who will win the match between Kilmarnock vs Celtic?

We are counting on Celtic to pull off a win here. They have simply been unstoppable this season in the Scottish top flight. They have lost only one of their league match this season. They are also on an eleven game winning streak.

Kilmarnock, on the other hand, are currently struggling for form. They have won only one of their last seven league matches. Four of those matches ended in defeats as well.

Moreover, Celtic have an excellent h2h record in the recent history of this matchup.

How many goals can be expected?

We expect a flurry of goals in this match. Kilmarnock have seen over 2.5 goals in five of their past ten league matches. Celtic have also seen over 2.5 goals in eight of their past ten league matches.

In addition, four of the last six h2h meetings between these two at this ground have had over 2.5 goals. By the looks of things, a high-scoring affair is expected this weekend.

Kilmarnock vs Celtic Prediction

Celtic have excellent form heading into the match. They are on an eleven-game winning streak. They also have a superb record against Kilmarnock. Furthermore, Kilmarnock have had a mediocre form going into the match.

A -2.0 Asian handicap on Celtic at 1.97 odds will be our main betting pick here considering all the observations.

Going on, Celtic have scored three or more goals in eight of their past ten league matches. Likely, Over 2.5 team goals by Celtic would be a great pick at 1.80 odds.

Kilmarnock vs Celtic Betting Tips

  • Celtic -2.0 Asian Handicap @ 1.97
  • Over 2.5 team goals by Celtic @ 1.80