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

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

Livingston take on visitors St. Johnstone at Tony Macaroni Arena in a Scottish Premiership tie on Saturday. Livingston approach the next Premiership round as 8th in the table, having claimed 12 points this season so far. With 9 games behind them, St. Johnstone amassed 10 points, placing them 9th before their next fixture.

Livingston vs St. Johnstone Stats

  • Livingston have scored in 21 of the last 23 home matches
  • Livingston have lost 5 of the last 7 matches
  • Livingston have conceded in 6 of the last 8 matches
  • Livingston have not won 5 of the last 7 matches
  • Livingston have scored in 4 of the last 5 matches
  • St. Johnstone have conceded in 25 of the last 27 away matches
  • In 10 of the last 12 away matches St. Johnstone played, both teams scored
  • In the last 3 matches in a row St. Johnstone played, both teams scored
  • St. Johnstone have scored in 10 of the last 12 away matches
  • St. Johnstone have conceded in 8 of the last 10 matches

Livingston vs St. Johnstone Lineups

Livingston vs St. Johnstone Preview

David Martindale’s Livingston have been a bit bleak in their last three matches, although it opened with a 1-0 victory against Kilmarnock. Unable to follow that up, they went down 2-1 against St. Mirren, before handing over all three points in a 0-1 defeat against Ross County. Livingston managed a strong return of four wins from their previous six matches on home soil in the Premiership. They drew none though, while losing twice in this series. They scored 7 goals and conceded 5 times.

In their last three matches, St. Johnstone won 1-2 against Dundee United, lost 2-1 against Kilmarnock and lost 1-2 against Celtic. St. Johnstone claimed two wins against 0 draws and 4 defeats in their last six away matches in the Premiership. The scoreline from these matches reads 15 goals conceded and 7 scored. St. Johnstone have conceded 11 goals on their travels in the league so far this season.

Livingston vs St. Johnstone H2H

Livingston and St. Johnstone settled for a point in a 1-1 draw when last faced with each other. The best betting odds on another draw at full-time with the bookies are at 3.10. Livingston have a 40% win rate against St. Johnstone, who won 4 of these matches. The total record reads 4-2-4, which is worth keeping in mind before you make a choice for your next accumulator, depending on your betting strategy.

Current table in the Premiership

Full Time Betting

Tony Macaroni Arena witnessed Livingston winning 5 times in their last 10 matches here, whilst drawing 0 and losing 5 as well. St. Johnstone claimed 3 wins, 2 draws and 5 defeats in their last 10 games away. Livingston scored the opening goal an impressive 6 times in 10 games on home soil, while St. Johnstone did it in 6 of their last 10 away games.

Both Teams to Score

It finished 1-1 when Livingston last played St. Johnstone and the best betting odds on yet another draw at full-time with the bookies are at 3.10. Both teams scored 4 times in the previous 10 matches between home side Livingston and St. Johnstone. Best-priced odds on BTTS with the bookies are at 2.05.

Over/Under Tips

Over 2.5 goals came out 4 times in the last 10 encounters between these two teams. Livingston managed an average of 1.1 goals, with St. Johnstone averaging 0.8 goals in these games. Both teams to score was a winning bet 4 times in this run of matches. Livingston saw over 2.5 goals in 5 of their last 10 matches across the tournaments, as they scored an average of 0.8 goals during this run. Over 2.5 goals happened in 7 of the visitor’s last 10 games this season. On average, they scored 1.1 times in those matches.


About Josh Stewart

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