Celtic vs St. Mirren – Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

Published: January 16, 2023
Author: Josh Stewart
Last Updated: January 16, 2023

The Scottish Premiership clash at Celtic Park on Wednesday sees home team Celtic battling it out for three points with St. Mirren. Looking at the current standings in the Scottish Premiership, the two teams are separated by 31 points.

Celtic vs St. Mirren Stats

  • Celtic have scored in 32 of the last 34 home matches
  • Celtic have scored in the last 18 matches in a row
  • In 12 of the last 14 Celtic matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
  • In 7 of the last 8 home matches Celtic played, both teams scored
  • Celtic have won 5 of the last 6 home matches while scoring more than 1.5 goals
  • St. Mirren have not won 9 of the last 10 away matches
  • St. Mirren have not won 10 of the last 12 matches
  • In 6 of the last 8 matches St. Mirren played, both teams scored
  • In the last 4 St. Mirren matches the sum of goals was under 2.5
  • St. Mirren have conceded in 11 of the last 13 matches

Celtic vs St. Mirren Lineups

Celtic vs St. Mirren Preview

In their last three matches, Celtic won 0-4 against Hibernian, before settling for a point in a 2-2 draw against Rangers. They were back on top last time out, defeating Kilmarnock 2-0. Celtic bulldozed their way through the previous six Premiership outing at Celtic Park. They won all six, adding 18 points to their account, whilst scoring 20 and conceding six. Celtic firing away with 30 goals so far this season at home, making them the highest-scoring home team in the Premiership. They also conceded seven goals.

St. Mirren were only able to claim two points from their last three matches. They first drew 0-0 against Kilmarnock, followed by another draw. This time it ended 1-1 against Hearts, before going down in a 1-0 defeat against Hearts. St. Mirren didn’t manage a single away win in their last six Premiership matches, but managed two draws while suffering four defeats. They conceded 12 and scored three goals themselves. St. Mirren are among the 2 worst away teams in the Premiership, with a gloomy five points collected on their travels. They managed to score seven times, while also conceding 19.

Celtic vs St. Mirren H2H

Celtic took a hit when St. Mirren handed them a 2-0 defeat in their latest encounter. The former did win the reverse match though, as they secured three points to their name by claiming a 2-0 win. Celtic generally have the upper hand against St. Mirren, offering a fine 7-1-2 winning record before their next encounter. The bookies’ best betting odds on a home win are at 1.10.

Current Premiership Standings

Full Time Betting

Celtic claimed seven wins in their previous 10 home games across all tournaments while drawing one of the games. They suffered defeat in two of these outings. St. Mirren won one of their last 10 games away, drew two and lost seven. In seven of the previous 10 games at Celtic Park, more than 2.5 goals paid out with the bookmakers. Over 3.5 goals paid dividends four times in these. Over 2.5 goals came out in six of the last 10 league matches away for St. Mirren, while over 3.5 goals paid out three times.

Both Teams to Score

St. Mirren ended up winning 2-0 in the most recent meeting between these two rivals. Rest assured they have a similar outcome in mind at Celtic Park. Both teams to score only came out three times in the previous ten games between St. Mirren and Celtic. Odds on both teams not to score are best priced at 1.50 with the bookies.

Over/Under Tips

Both teams scored three times in the last ten encounters between Celtic and St. Mirren, while over 2.5 goals came out six times. Celtic scored 2.4 goals on average, while St. Mirren pulled 0.6 goals on average. Celtic performed an average of 2.3 goals a game in their previous ten matches in which over 2.5 goals came out seven times. Over 2.5 goals came up in five of St. Mirren’s previous ten matches across all tournaments. They managed to score an average of 1.2 goals in these matches.


About Josh Stewart

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