St. Mirren vs Hamilton Prediction & Match Preview

St. Mirren vs Hamilton
Scotland – Premiership
Date:  Saturday, 1st December 2018
Kick-off at 15.00 UK/16.00 CET
Venue: The Simple Digital Arena (Paisley).

Two teams from the bottom tier of the league take on each other in this fixture of Scotland Premiership. The 15th round of first division Scottish football witnesses Hamilton traveling to St. Mirren.

St. Mirren is the 11th placed team in a league of 12. They have 8 points from 14 matches. Their record reads two wins, two draws, and 10 losses. They have managed to score just 8 goals and conceded 26 goals in return.

Hamilton is just one spot above their opponents in the league table. They have registered 10 points from their 14 fixtures. Hamilton has three wins, ten losses and drew the remaining one. They scored 9 goals from their entire League campaign and conceded 31 goals.

Hamilton was defeated at their home in their last league match. Celtic, their opponents,  scored three goals past their defense. Hamilton also had to suffer the humiliation of scoring an own goal.

One first-half goal and 2 second-half goals completed the proceedings for the visitors.

St. Mirren will be absolutely on cloud nine after defeating one of the best teams in the league, Hearts, at their home, in their last league match.  The host scored 2 unanswered goals against Hearts. Hamilton scored both goals for the home team.

Hearts tried out 3 substitutions in quick succession after the first goal, but they couldn’t find an equalizer or create any kind of impact in the match.

St. Mirren vs Hamilton Head-to-head (h2h)

  • The home teams have won the last 5 matches in a row, in head-to-head games.
  • St. Mirren has won just one of their last 14 games.
  • Hamilton has won just one of their last eight matches.
  • St. Mirren has been winless at home in 6 of their last 7 attempts.
  • Hamilton is winless on the road in their last six games.
  • Ten of the last head-to-head games in a row had only one or none of the teams on the scoresheet.

St. Mirren vs Hamilton Prediction

The home team holds the advantage here. In head-to-head games, especially recently, the hosts have shown clear authority. The home sides won the last five matches between these teams, in a row.

Both teams have been struggling in this season. These sides could be described equally strong, or to be more precise, equally weak. Home advantage will be the biggest deciding factor here.

Hamilton has scored the second to least number of goals in the whole league, so far, and has conceded the second to the most number of goals. St. Mirren has scored the absolute least number of goals in the Premiership.

From a combined 28 matches, these two teams have scored a total of just 17 goals.

On top of that, last ten games between these teams, consecutively, failed to have both teams on the scoresheet together.

St. Mirren vs Hamilton Betting Tips

  • St. Mirren: Draw No Bet @ 1.60 (3/5)
  • Both Teams to Score: NO @ 1.90 (9/10).