Aberdeen vs St. Johnstone – Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

Published: January 3, 2023
Author: Josh Stewart
Last Updated: January 3, 2023

The Scottish Premiership game at Pittodrie Stadium this coming Saturday sees visitors St. Johnstone facing home side Aberdeen. A look at the Premiership standings shows that two points and three places currently separate the two teams.

Aberdeen vs St. Johnstone Stats

  • Aberdeen have scored in 18 of the last 20 matches
  • In 8 of the last 10 matches Aberdeen played, both teams scored
  • Aberdeen have conceded in 14 of the last 16 matches
  • Aberdeen have lost the last 3 matches in a row and both teams scored at the same time
  • In 8 of the last 10 Aberdeen matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
  • St. Johnstone have conceded in the last 18 away matches in a row
  • In 12 of the last 14 away matches St. Johnstone played, both teams scored
  • In 13 of the last 15 St. Johnstone away matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
  • In 10 of the last 12 matches St. Johnstone played, both teams scored
  • St. Johnstone have scored in 13 of the last 15 matches

Aberdeen vs St. Johnstone Lineups

Aberdeen vs St. Johnstone Preview

In their last three matches, Aberdeen lost 3-1 against St. Mirren, 2-1 against Kilmarnock and drew 0-0 with Ross County. Aberdeen won half of their previous six matches on home soil in the Premiership, while also drawing one. They suffered two defeats, while they scored nine and conceded five goals. Aberdeen are among the three top scoring teams on home soil this season in the Premiership. They so far banged in 24 goals, while also giving away ten goals.

Callum Davidson’s St. Johnstone were unable to pick up a single point in their last three matches, as they were first beaten 4-1 by Celtic. Next up, Hearts won 2-3, before losing 0-1 against Dundee United. St. Johnstone won twice, while also recording one draw, and three defeats in their last six away matches in the Premiership. The scoreline from these matches says 11 goals conceded and eight scored.

Aberdeen vs St. Johnstone H2H

St. Johnstone were knocked out cold when Aberdeen took a 1-0 win in their latest encounter. It served as payback for the 1-0 defeat, St. Johnstone handed out in the game before. Aberdeen enter the match against St. Johnstone with a 5-2-3 record in their previous ten encounters. A win rate of 50%, which is perhaps worth keeping in mind before you make a choice for your next accumulator, depending on your betting strategy.

Current Premiership Standings

Full Time Betting

Aberdeen won six of their previous 10 matches across all tournaments at Pittodrie Stadium. They drew one and lost three as well, while St. Johnstone won four of their last 10 games away. They drew one and lost five. St. Johnstone didn’t keep a clean sheet even once in their previous 10 away games. Aberdeen managed four clean sheets in their last 10 games at Aberdeen.

Both Teams to Score

Aberdeen ended up winning 0-1 in the most recent meeting between these two rivals. Rest assured they have a similar outcome in mind at Pittodrie Stadium.

Over/Under Tips

Both teams not to score was a winning bet eight times in the last ten encounters between Aberdeen and St. Johnstone. Under 2.5 goals came out nine times in these with Aberdeen managing an average of 0.7 goals, and St. Johnstone 0.5 goals a game. Over 2.5 goals happened in seven of Aberdeen’s last ten matches across all tournaments. They pulled off an average of 1.3 goals during this run. Over 2.5 goals happened in six of the last ten outings for St. Johnstone, who managed to score 1.3 times in those matches.

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Josh lives in Edinburgh, Scotland, and works as a website editor. He has previously worked for several prominent online sites and, as a former professional golfer, specialises in sports and iGaming. Josh has almost a decade of experience as a freelancer and has received excellent reviews from current and previous clients.