Celtic vs Hibernian – Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

Published: October 12, 2022
Author: Josh Stewart
Last Updated: October 12, 2022

Celtic take on Hibernian for a match in the Scottish Premiership on Saturday at Celtic Park. Looking at the current standings in the Premiership, the two teams are separated by 7 points.

Celtic vs Hibernian Stats

  • Celtic have scored in 29 of the last 31 matches
  • Celtic have scored in 26 of the last 28 home matches
  • Celtic have not lost 13 of the last 15 home matches
  • Celtic have won 7 of the last 9 home matches
  • In the last 3 matches in a row Celtic played, both teams scored
  • Hibernian have won the last 4 matches in a row
  • Hibernian have scored in 9 of the last 10 matches
  • Hibernian have not lost 8 of the last 10 matches
  • Hibernian have conceded in 6 of the last 8 away matches
  • Hibernian have scored in 4 of the last 5 away matches

Celtic vs Hibernian Lineups

Celtic vs Hibernian Preview

Although Celtic have been excellent domestically, they have been eliminated from the Champions League. In their last three matches, they started with a 3-1 loss against RB Leipzig, before winning 1-2 against St. Johnstone. They lost again in their most recent match, this time 0-2 at home against RB Leipzig. Celtic have been nothing short of fabulous at their home ground in the six most recent Premiership matches here. They quite simply claimed a maximum of 18 points, scoring 20 while conceding two goals. Naturally, this is the best points total in the Premiership across the last six games.

In the last three matches, Hibernian beat Ross County 0-2, won 1-0 against Motherwell, and lost 1-0 against Dundee United. In their last six away matches in the Premiership, Hibernian won twice, while also recording zero draws. They endured four defeats in this run, with a scoreline from these matches saying seven goals conceded and five scored. Coming to Celtic Park with 12 points from the last 15 available, there will be confidence amongst the Hibs ranks.

Celtic vs Hibernian H2H

The most recent outing between Celtic and Hibernian failed to produce a winner, with the score reading 0-0 after the final whistle. The best betting odds on a draw at full-time with the bookies are at 6.00. Looking back over their last ten encounters serves to emphasize how equally paired the two teams usually are. Visitors Hibernian claimed a win in zero of the previous ten matches. Hosting side Celtic won six of these, as the bookies’ best betting odds on a home win are at 1.20.

Current table in the Premiership

Full Time Betting

Celtic Park saw seven wins for Celtic in their last 10 here across all tournaments. They also drew one and lost two, while Hibernian won four of their 10 most recent outings on their travels, whilst drawing zero and losing six. Celtic won five of the 10 most recent matches in front of their home supporters without allowing a goal against.

Both Teams to Score

It finished all square on when Celtic last faced Hibernian. With both denying to back down, the scoreboard said 0-0 in the end. The best betting odds on a draw at full-time with the bookies are at 6.00. Both teams found the back of the net four times in the past ten matches between home side Celtic and Hibernian. Best-priced odds on BTTS with the bookies are at 2.05.

Over/Under Tips

Both teams to not score paid out six times in the past ten encounters between Hibernian and Celtic, whereas under 2.5 goals happened three times. Celtic scored an average of 1.4 goals a game, with Hibernian averaging 0.5 goals in this run. Over 2.5 goals happened in seven of Celtic’s last ten matches in all tournaments. They banged in an average of 2.3 goals on the way. Over 2.5 goals happened in three of the visitor’s last ten games this season. On average, they scored 1.2 times in those matches.

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