Livingston vs Kilmarnock
2018/19 Scottish Premiership
Date: Saturday, 11th August 2018
Kick-off at 15:00 UK/ 16:00 CET
Venue: Almondvale Stadium (Livingston).
Livingston will be aiming for their first point of the season when they play host to Kilmarnock at Tony Macaroni Arena.
Livingston are back to Scottish Premier League after over 10 years of absence. They got promoted through the Championship playoffs as they finished 2nd in the league.
Livi were welcomed back to the league with a fixture against 7 straight title winners Celtic. They were out played in the game losing 3-1 and having only 1 shot on target.
Livingston have been great from their pre-season and the last week defeat is the first defeat under their manager Kenny Miller. We can assume that things are going pretty well with the team.
Meanwhile, Kilmarnock are hoping to have a great season just like they did last term. They finished 5th above Hearts and that’s a good season per say.
They have been good so far, winning the league Cup group qualification and undefeated too. They defeated St Johnstone 2-0 in the opening game where they had 19 shots and 1 of them on target. They will be hoping to keep on with this string form and grab more possible points.
Livingston vs Kilmarnock: Head to Head
Kilmarnock are on a 5-game winning streak against Livingston in all competitions, they last lost to them in 2005.
Kilmarnock have kept clean sheets in 3 out of their last 5 meetings against Livingston. Also they have scored at least twice in each of their last 5 games against Livingston.
Livingston vs Kilmarnock: Prediction
There is huge difference in quality between both teams but we still expect this game to be a tough one.
The Killies will be a hard nut for Livingston despite them having a good pre-season and getting goal against Celtic.
We are backing Kilmarnock to win this one while both teams gets on the score sheet
Livingston vs Kilmarnock: Betting Tips
Kilmarnock to win at 23/10 (3.30)
Both teams to score at 1/1 (2.00).