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Scottish Premiership | Gameweek 15
Dec 3, 2023 at 12pm UK
McDiarmid Park
Celtic logo
St Johnstone
1 - 3
Celtic
Jaiyesimi (40')
McGowan (13'), Mitov (79')
FT(HT: 1-0)
McGregor (67'), O'Riley (79'), Forrest (90+3')
Furuhashi (79')
The Match
Preview
Sports Mole previews Sunday's Scottish Premiership clash between St Johnstone and Celtic, including predictions, team news and possible lineups.

Form, Standings, Stats

Last Game: Hearts 1-0 St Johnstone
Saturday, November 25 at 3pm in Scottish Premiership
Last Game: Lazio 2-0 Celtic
Tuesday, November 28 at 5.45pm in Champions League

We said: St Johnstone 0-3 Celtic

St Johnstone have improved their performances as of late throughout this season, but this particular fixture could be a tough test for them. Celtic will be out to immediately get back to winning ways, and their quality will likely be too much in this fixture. 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 Celtic win with a probability of 59.98%. A draw had a probability of 22.1% and a win for St Johnstone had a probability of 17.95%.

The most likely scoreline for a Celtic win was 0-1 with a probability of 11.38%. The next most likely scorelines for that outcome were 0-2 (10.72%) and 1-2 (9.89%). The likeliest drawn scoreline was 1-1 (10.49%), while for a St Johnstone win it was 1-0 (5.57%). The actual scoreline of 1-3 was predicted with a 6.2% likelihood. Our team at Sports Mole and our data analysis both correctly predicted that Celtic would win this match.

Result
St JohnstoneDrawCeltic
17.95% (-0.437 -0.44) 22.07% (0.412 0.41) 59.98% (0.027999999999999 0.03)
Both teams to score 51.09% (-2.163 -2.16)
Goals
Over 2.5Under 2.5
53.23% (-2.465 -2.47)46.77% (2.467 2.47)
Over 3.5Under 3.5
30.97% (-2.351 -2.35)69.03% (2.353 2.35)
St Johnstone Goals
Over 0.5Under 0.5
60.23% (-1.954 -1.95)39.77% (1.954 1.95)
Over 1.5Under 1.5
23.56% (-1.851 -1.85)76.44% (1.853 1.85)
Celtic Goals
Over 0.5Under 0.5
84.82% (-0.812 -0.81)15.18% (0.814 0.81)
Over 1.5Under 1.5
56.21% (-1.552 -1.55)43.8% (1.553 1.55)
Score Analysis
    St Johnstone 17.95%
    Celtic 59.97%
    Draw 22.07%
St JohnstoneDrawCeltic
1-0 @ 5.57% (0.283 0.28)
2-1 @ 4.84% (-0.147 -0.15)
2-0 @ 2.57% (-0.0030000000000001 -0)
3-1 @ 1.49% (-0.129 -0.13)
3-2 @ 1.4% (-0.166 -0.17)
Other @ 2.09%
Total : 17.95%
1-1 @ 10.49% (0.24 0.24)
0-0 @ 6.04% (0.604 0.6)
2-2 @ 4.56% (-0.275 -0.28)
Other @ 0.98%
Total : 22.07%
0-1 @ 11.38% (0.84 0.84)
0-2 @ 10.72% (0.5 0.5)
1-2 @ 9.89% (-0.052000000000001 -0.05)
0-3 @ 6.74% (0.128 0.13)
1-3 @ 6.22% (-0.215 -0.22)
0-4 @ 3.18% (-0.03 -0.03)
1-4 @ 2.93% (-0.19 -0.19)
2-3 @ 2.87% (-0.261 -0.26)
2-4 @ 1.35% (-0.166 -0.17)
0-5 @ 1.2% (-0.047 -0.05)
1-5 @ 1.11% (-0.106 -0.11)
Other @ 2.39%
Total : 59.97%

How you voted: St Johnstone vs Celtic

St Johnstone
23.1%
Draw
0.0%
Celtic
76.9%
13
Head to Head
Aug 26, 2023 3pm
Gameweek 3
Celtic
0-0
St Johnstone
O'Riley (51')
McClelland (44'), Brown (88'), MacPherson (90+4')
Feb 5, 2023 12pm
Gameweek 25
St Johnstone
1-4
Celtic
Wright (25')
Considine (13' og.), Furuhashi (22'), Mooy (38'), Turnbull (90+3')
Dec 24, 2022 12.30pm
Gameweek 18
Celtic
4-1
St Johnstone
Hatate (14', 52'), Furuhashi (17', 40')
Wright (67')
Oct 8, 2022 12.30pm
Gameweek 10
St Johnstone
1-2
Celtic
Mitchell (90+3')
Considine (42' og.), Giakoumakis (90+5')
Apr 9, 2022 3pm
Gameweek 33
Celtic
7-0
St Johnstone
Hatate (8'), Giakoumakis (22'), Maeda (36'), Juranovic (51' pen.), O'Riley (70', 73'), Abada (78')
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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