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Scottish Premiership | Gameweek 17
Dec 9, 2023 at 3pm UK
Fir Park
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Motherwell
1 - 1
St Johnstone
Biereth (90+2')
FT(HT: 0-0)
Mugabi (53' og.)
The Match
Preview
Sports Mole previews Saturday's Scottish Premiership clash between Motherwell and St Johnstone, including predictions, team news and possible lineups.

Form, Standings, Stats

Last Game: Ross County 3-0 Motherwell
Tuesday, December 5 at 7.45pm in Scottish Premiership
Last Game: St Johnstone 1-0 St Mirren
Wednesday, December 6 at 7.45pm in Scottish Premiership

We said: Motherwell 0-2 St Johnstone

Motherwell are in the midst of a very difficult period on the pitch, and that is something that might not change this weekend. While St Johnstone are lower than them in the division, the visitors have showcased more consistency and fight as of late which could be the difference maker. Read more.

Data Analysis

Our analysis of all available data, including recent performances and player stats up until an hour before kickoff, suggested the most likely outcome of this match was a Motherwell win with a probability of 47.32%. A win for St Johnstone had a probability of 27.25% and a draw had a probability of 25.4%.

The most likely scoreline for a Motherwell win was 1-0 with a probability of 10.96%. The next most likely scorelines for that outcome were 2-1 (9.3%) and 2-0 (8.43%). The likeliest St Johnstone win was 0-1 (7.87%), while for a drawn scoreline it was 1-1 (12.09%). The actual scoreline of 1-1 was predicted with a 12.1% likelihood.

Result
MotherwellDrawSt Johnstone
47.32% (-0.0069999999999979 -0.01) 25.43% (0.0070000000000014 0.01) 27.25% (0.0019999999999989 0)
Both teams to score 52.44% (-0.024000000000001 -0.02)
Goals
Over 2.5Under 2.5
49.16% (-0.027999999999999 -0.03)50.84% (0.029000000000003 0.03)
Over 3.5Under 3.5
27.28% (-0.026 -0.03)72.72% (0.025999999999996 0.03)
Motherwell Goals
Over 0.5Under 0.5
78.51% (-0.015000000000001 -0.02)21.49% (0.016999999999999 0.02)
Over 1.5Under 1.5
45.46% (-0.021999999999998 -0.02)54.54% (0.024999999999999 0.02)
St Johnstone Goals
Over 0.5Under 0.5
66.8% (-0.016000000000005 -0.02)33.2% (0.018000000000001 0.02)
Over 1.5Under 1.5
30.2% (-0.016999999999999 -0.02)69.8% (0.016999999999996 0.02)
Score Analysis
    Motherwell 47.31%
    St Johnstone 27.25%
    Draw 25.43%
MotherwellDrawSt Johnstone
1-0 @ 10.96%
2-1 @ 9.3% (-0.0010000000000012 -0)
2-0 @ 8.43% (0.0020000000000007 0)
3-1 @ 4.77% (-0.0030000000000001 -0)
3-0 @ 4.32% (-0.0010000000000003 -0)
3-2 @ 2.63% (-0.0019999999999998 -0)
4-1 @ 1.83% (-0.002 -0)
4-0 @ 1.66% (-0.00099999999999989 -0)
4-2 @ 1.01% (-0.002 -0)
Other @ 2.4%
Total : 47.31%
1-1 @ 12.09%
0-0 @ 7.14% (0.0089999999999995 0.01)
2-2 @ 5.13% (-0.0030000000000001 -0)
3-3 @ 0.97% (-0.001 -0)
Other @ 0.11%
Total : 25.43%
0-1 @ 7.87% (0.0060000000000002 0.01)
1-2 @ 6.67% (-0.0010000000000003 -0)
0-2 @ 4.34% (0.0010000000000003 0)
1-3 @ 2.45% (-0.00099999999999989 -0)
2-3 @ 1.89% (-0.002 -0)
0-3 @ 1.6%
Other @ 2.44%
Total : 27.25%

How you voted: Motherwell vs St Johnstone

Motherwell
66.7%
Draw
0.0%
St Johnstone
33.3%
6
Head to Head
Nov 7, 2023 7.45pm
Gameweek 9
St Johnstone
2-2
Motherwell
Clark (17'), Considine (27')
Phillips (43')
Blaney (68'), Biereth (74')
Slattery (37'), Paton (47')
May 13, 2023 3pm
Gameweek 35
St Johnstone
0-2
Motherwell
Van Veen (52' pen.), Mandron (90+3')
Furlong (36')
Feb 1, 2023 7.45pm
Nov 12, 2022 3pm
Aug 6, 2022 3pm
Gameweek 2
Motherwell
1-2
St Johnstone
Carey (90+1' og.)
McGinn (87')
Murphy (28'), May (90+4')
Hallberg (12'), Considine (45'), May (90+5')
rhs 2.0
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Tables header RHS
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1RangersRangers27221461134867
2Celtic26195258184062
3Hearts2716383527851
4Kilmarnock27101073127440
5St Mirren27115113130138
6Dundee2688103641-532
7Hibernian2679103342-930
8Aberdeen2669113143-1227
9Motherwell26511103541-626
10St Johnstone2759131737-2024
11Ross County2657142345-2222
12Livingston2737171845-2716

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