Rangers vs Aberdeen – Predictions and Free Bets

Published: September 29, 2023
Last Updated: September 29, 2023

Rangers are highly favoured to claim a win against Aberdeen, whom they face on Saturday. In their current shape, a win at Ibrox Stadium seems to be the obvious outcome.

Rangers vs Aberdeen Stats

  • Rangers have scored in 31 of the last 33 home matches
  • In 9 of the last 10 Rangers home matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
  • Rangers have scored in 17 of the last 19 matches
  • In 7 of the last 9 home matches Rangers played, both teams scored
  • Rangers have conceded in 8 of the last 9 home matches
  • Aberdeen have lost the last 3 matches in a row while scoring less than 1.5 goals
  • Aberdeen have conceded in 9 of the last 10 matches
  • Aberdeen have not won 7 of the last 8 matches
  • In 5 of the last 7 matches Aberdeen played, both teams scored
  • Aberdeen have lost the last 3 matches in a row

Rangers vs Aberdeen Squad lists

Rangers Squad

Beale will select the starting XI for the upcoming match against Aberdeen from the players listed below:

  • Jack Butland (1), Jon McLaughlin (33), Kieran Wright (32), Robbie McCrorie (28), Adam Devine (44), Ben Davies (26), Borna Barisic (31), Connor Goldson (6), James Tavernier (2), John Lundstram (4), John Souttar (5), Leon Balogun (27), Leon King (38), Ridvan Yilmaz (3), Cole McKinnon (93), Dujon Sterling (21), Jose Cifuentes (15), Joshua McPake (42), Kemar Roofe (25), Kieran Dowell (20), Nicolas Raskin (43), Ryan Jack (8), Steven Davis (10), Todd Cantwell (13), Abdallah Sima (19), Cyriel Dessers (9), Danilo (99), Rabbi Matondo (17), Sam Lammers (14), Scott Wright (23), Tom Lawrence (11).

Aberdeen Squad

Here is the full team squad of Aberdeen. The 44 year-old Barry Robson will select his starting lineup from the following players:

  • Kelle Roos (24), Ross Doohan (31), Tom Ritchie (25), Angus MacDonald (27), Graeme Shinnie (4), Jack MacKenzie (3), Jack Milne (28), Jayden Richardson, Nicky Devlin (2), Or Dadya (30), Rhys Williams (18), Slobodan Rubezic (33), Stefan Gartenmann (6), Connor Barron (8), Dante Polvara (21), Ester Sokler (19), James McGarry (15), Jamie McGrath (7), Jonathan Hayes (17), Leighton Clarkson (10), Richard Jensen (5), Ryan Duncan (23), Vicente Besuijen (22), Bojan Miovski (9), Bruce Anderson, Duk (11), Pape Habib Gueye (14), Shayden Morris (20).

Rangers vs Aberdeen Lineups

Rangers vs Aberdeen Preview

In their last three outings, Rangers won 0-2 against St. Johnstone, beat Real Betis by 1-0 and hammered Motherwell 1-0. The big goal of the season for Rangers is naturally winning the title, and a place inside the top two at least should be possible in the upcoming Premiership season. Rangers won four of their last six Premiership matches on home soil, while drawing once and losing once. They conceded three and scored 11 goals. No team won as many matches on home soil than Rangers did so far in the Premiership this season. A total of two matches at the Ibrox Stadium finished with a home win.

In their last three matches, Aberdeen lost against Hearts and Eintracht by 2-0 and 2-1, respectively, and beat Ross County by 4-0. Rangers have one eye on the big prize, although a spot in the top two looks the safer bet as the Premiership gets rolling. Aberdeen came through their last six away games in the Premiership without a single win. Of those six matches, they drew two and lost four in which, they were outscored by 12 goals to three. Aberdeen are among the 1 worst away teams in the Premiership, with a gloomy two points collected on their travels. They managed to score two times, while also conceding four.

Rangers vs Aberdeen H2H

Aberdeen don’t exactly enjoy playing Rangers, whom they have beaten only once in 16 meetings. Rangers triumphed in a 1-0 win against Aberdeen, the last time they faced off. However, Aberdeen secured a 2-0 win in the match before that. Rangers will be hoping to add another win to their fine tally against Aberdeen. They are enjoying a good 7-2-1 advantage against their forthcoming visitors. The bookies best betting odds on a home win are at 1.29.

Current Premiership standings

Rangers are third in the Premiership standings after collecting 12 points from their initial six encounters. Aberdeen trail them on five points after six rounds, leaving them as number 11 in the table.

Full Time Betting

Rangers claimed all three points seven times in their last 10 home matches across all tournaments, while also drawing one along the way. They endured defeat in two of the games in this run. Aberdeen won four of their last 10 games away, while drawing three and losing three in this series of matches. Of their previous 10 matches at Ibrox Stadium, six had over 2.5 goals for Rangers. In five of the previous 10 league games away for Aberdeen the match had over 2.5 goals.

Both Teams to Score

The last time these two teams squared up, Rangers ran out 1-0 winners which they surely won’t mind doing again at Ibrox Stadium. Both teams found the back of the net five times in the past ten matches between home side Rangers and Aberdeen. Best priced odds on BTTS with the bookies are at 1.91. Rangers scored at least once in 10 of their 11 most recent encounters in the Premiership against Aberdeen. In the last ten matches between Rangers and Aberdeen, both teams to score came up five times.

Over/Under Tips

In the past ten encounters between Rangers and Aberdeen over 2.5 goals came out six times, with Rangers scoring an average of 2.2 goals per game. Aberdeen averaged 0.9 goals, while both teams scored five times. Rangers witnessed over 2.5 goals in four of their previous ten matches across all tournaments in which they averaged 1.6 goals a game. Over 2.5 goals came up in eight of Aberdeen’s previous ten matches across all tournaments. They managed to score an average of 1.5 goals in these matches.