Motherwell vs St. Johnstone
Scotland – Premiership
Date: Saturday, 20th October 2018
Kick-off at 15.00 UK/ 16.00 CET
Venue: Fir Park, Motherwell.
Teams try to pick up from where they had left things before the international break. St. Johnstone is being hosted by Motherwell in this ninth round of fixture of the Scotland Premiership.
Both teams have put up below par performances so far in the season. Motherwell has just one win from eight matches while the visitors have a marginally better two wins. Either side would like to improve upon their dismal showings so far, but as things stand, the away team seems to have the upper hand this weekend, owing to their historical showings against this opposition.
Albeit with the crowd behind them, the difference in quality is not that huge when compared to the guests. The match will be hard-fought with plenty of fouls and stoppages.
Motherwell vs St. Johnstone Head-to-head (h2h)
- Motherwell is on a five-match winless streak with four of them being losses.
- Motherwell is on a four-match winless streak at home.
- St. Johnstone has seven wins in their last 11 away matches.
- St. Johnstone has won four of the last five matches conducted at Fir Park against Motherwell.
Motherwell vs St. Johnstone Prediction
It’s advantage St. Johnstone at Fir Park this weekend. They have recently performed very well against Motherwell, overall as well as on the road. St. Johnstone has eight points from eight matches, two wins, four losses, and two draws. Motherwell has a worse record with one win and five losses.
Goals will be very few in this tightly fought match. Both teams would be eager to put in a decent performance as they come back into normal season after the international break. St. Johnstone seems the likely contender to satisfy their fans.
The last match between these teams at this stadium ended in a victory for the hosts, St. Johnstone.
Motherwell vs St. Johnstone Betting Tips
St. Johnstone Draw No Bet @ 2.40 (7/5)
Under 2.5 match goals @ 1.66 (2/3).