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

Published: September 16, 2022
Author: Josh Stewart
Last Updated: September 20, 2022

The Scottish Premier League game at The SMISA Stadium on Sunday sees visitors Celtic facing home side St. Mirren.

St. Mirren vs Celtic Stats

  • St. Mirren have won 3 of the last 4 matches
  • St. Mirren have won 3 of the last 4 home matches
  • St. Mirren have scored in 4 of the last 5 matches
  • St. Mirren have not lost 3 of the last 4 matches
  • St. Mirren have not lost 3 of the last 4 home matches
  • Celtic have not lost 28 of the last 30 away matches
  • Celtic have not lost 25 of the last 27 matches
  • Celtic have scored in 25 of the last 26 matches
  • Celtic have scored in the last 13 away matches in a row
  • Celtic have won 8 of the last 9 matches

St. Mirren vs Celtic Lineups

St. Mirren vs Celtic Preview

St. Mirren hope to get back to winning ways after first beating Dundee United by 0-3, before winning 1-0 against Hibernian. The streak ended in a recent 3-0 defeat against St. Johnstone. In their last six Premiership home matches, St. Mirren has three wins, while they’ve drawn one and lost two. They scored four and conceded two goals. St. Mirren are among the three least scoring home sides in the Premiership so far. They managed a mediocre two goals at The SMISA Stadium, while also conceding one.

Celtic added four points to their account in their previous three matches, starting off by beating Rangers 4-0. A 0-3 defeat against Real Madrid followed, before sharing the points with Shakhtar Donetsk in a 1-1 draw. In their last six Premiership away matches, Celtic claimed a full handful of five wins. They’ve drawn once and lost none, scoring 22 whilst conceding three times. No team won as many matches when playing away as Celtic have so far in the Premiership this season. A total of three matches were won on away soil.

St. Mirren vs Celtic H2H

Celtic ran out 2-0 winners the last time these two rivals played each other and are definitely planning to claim three points again on Sunday. Celtic generally enjoy playing St. Mirren against whom, they won eight of the last ten encounters. However, the latter did well to secure a 2-0 win the last time the pair faced off. The bookies have Celtic to win this match at best price odds of 1.20.

Current table in the Scottish Premiership

Full Time Betting

In their previous 10 away matches, Celtic claimed three wins to nil.

Both Teams to Score

The last time the pair played each other, Celtic came out the other side as 2-0 winners and surely won’t mind a repeat of that result. Punters probably shouldn’t go looking for both teams to score, when Celtic come visiting St. Mirren. At least one team managed to keep a clean sheet seven times in their last ten matches. Odds on both teams not to score are best priced at 1.66 with the bookies.

Over/Under Tips

Over 2.5 goals paid out six times in the previous ten encounters between these two Premiership sides. St. Mirren pulled off an average of 0.4 goals, while Celtic settled for an average of 2.6 goals in these. Both teams to score was a winning bet three times in this streak. St. Mirren witnessed over 2.5 goals in four of their previous ten matches across all tournaments in which they averaged 1.1 goals a game. Over 2.5 goals happened in six of the visitor’s last ten games this season. On average, they scored 3.2 times in those matches.

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