Saint Mirren vs Celtic Prediction and Match Preview

Saint Mirren FC vs Celtic Scottish Premiership Predictions and Match Preview by LeagueLane

Saint Mirren vs Celtic
Scotland – Premiership
Date: Wednesday, 22 December 2021
Kick-off at 19:45 UK / 20:45 CET
Venue: The SMISA Stadium (Paisley).

With 23 points in the difference, Celtic is at the second spot on the league in the zone of promotion to Premiership Championship group. St. Mirren is at the relegation group not able to seek a victory in 9 league games, is set to host The Hoops at SMISA stadium in the 19th round of Premiership match.

Saint Mirren FC vs Celtic Head-to-head

  • Celtic won 8 out of past 9 h2h matches while St. Mirren won only once.
  • Those meetings saw in plenty with 32 goals in total with 3.56 goals per game on average.
  • Their latest clash in August saw a home win for Celtic by 6-0.
  • Celtic has 6 clean sheets in the past 9 encounters with this foe.
  • St. Mirren haven’t won their last 10 home matches in a row against Celtic.

Saint Mirren FC vs Celtic Prediction

The Saints are at the at the 9th spot on the table with 18 points from 18 matches. They won only thrice while drawing on 9 occasions and losing on 6 other fixtures. They concede more goals than the scored ones standing at 18:29.

Things have not been going that well in front of goal for St. Mirren recently, with the side failing to score in 2 of the last 5 games. Their opponents scored a total of 8 while they themselves got 3 from the previous 6 meetings. In the previous week, they drew to Hibernian by 1-1.

The Hoops is at the 2nd spot in the Premiership with 41 points from 18 games. They won 13 matches while drawing twice and losing only thrice in the league. They are the team to least concede with only 11 while netting 39 in total.

Celtic has kept 3 clean sheets in the last 5 games, conceding 2 goals during this period. Overall this season, their defense has kept a clean sheets on 9 occasions. They have now undergone 12 games without losing with 6 consecutive wins, with the latest against Ross County by 2-1.

The Celts are undefeated in their last 6 away league fixtures. Moreover, they have also not lost to St Mirren in games played away from home for the previous 13 league matches. Taking all these factors into account, we conclude an away win to happen at SMISA Stadium this Wednesday.

Saint Mirren FC vs Celtic Betting tips

  • HT/FT Celtic/Celtic @ 1.90 odds.
  • Over 3 goals @ 2.37 odds.