St Johnstone vs Hibernian Prediction-St Johnstone are welcoming newly promoted Hibernian at the McDiarmid Park for a game in the SPL 2017-18 season.
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St Johnstone vs Hibernian Prediction: Match Facts
- St Johnstone having played 4 matches is at position 3 with 10 points in this Scottish Premiership 2017/2018 Table.
- They have won 3 time, drawn 1 times and lost 0 games.
- They have won 2 times, drawn 0 times and lost 0 times in their overall 2 home games played.
- Their last 4 matches played they have won 3 games, drawn 1 game and lost 0 games (DWWW)
- St Johnstone were able to achieve a hard-fought 1-1 draw with Celtic at the Celtic Park which was their last match in the league.
- So far in this season they have scored 8 goal for (GF), conceded 3 goals against (GA) and have remained with a goal difference (GD) of +5 goal.
- Hibernian having played 4 matches is at position 6 with 7 points in this Scottish Premiership 2017/2018 Table.
- They have won 2 times, drawn 1 times and lost 1 times.
- They have won 1 times, drawn 1 times and lost 0 times in their overall 2 away matches played
- Their last 4 matches played they have won 2 games, drew 1 game and lost 1 game (DLWW)
- Hibernian went minus a win for the 2nd consecutive weekend after a 1-1 draw with Dundee which was their last meeting in the league.
- So far in this season they have scored 8 goals for (GF), conceded 7 goals against (GA) and have remained with a goal difference (GD) of +1 goals.
St Johnstone vs Hibernian Prediction: H2H
- The two sides have meet a total of 34 times with St Johnstone recording 13 wins whereas Hibernian has 12wins and 9 draws for both sides.
- In the last 5 matches played they have managed 2 wins and 1 draw for both teams.
- The previous league meeting between the two clubs was in 2014, and Hibernian suffered a 2-0 loss in this game at the McDiarmid Park.
St Johnstone vs Hibernian Prediction: Players News and Squads
ST JOHNSTONE PREDICTED LINEUP: 1Mannus-14 Comrie,6 Anderson,19 Foster,24 Easton-5 Shaughnessy,10 Wotherspoon,8 Davidson,18 Paton-9 MacLean,11 O’Halloran.
WHO TO WATCH:Michael O’Halloran has been a revelation the season with four goals in as many games. O’Halloran has three goals in the two home matches for St Johnstone this season.
HIBERNIAN PREDICTED LINEUP: 1 Marciano-Whittaker,4 Hanlon,24 McGregor,2 GraySlivka-7 McGinn,6 Bartley,15 Murray-Stokes, Barker.
WHO TO WATCH: Murray and Stokes, have scored 2 goals each season for Hibernians.
Why St Johnstone will win
The hosts managed to extend their unbeaten start to the season, despite having to travel to Celtic in the last round of games. They came close to causing a huge upset at the home Celtic the current champions, before Celtics got an equalizer in the last minutes of the match and with home ground advantage they will be looking to extend their good run to five matches.
Why Hibernian will win
The visitors can at least take some positives from the fact that they have scored in four of their last five trips to St Johnstone plus the visitors have been impressive going forward, which has seen both teams score in all of their league games so far.
St Johnstone vs Hibernian Prediction
Both teams have scored eight goals in the league this season, but the difference lies with St Johnstone’s impressive defensive record. Tommy Reid’s team has conceded just three compared to the seven conceded by Neil Lennon’s men. St Johnstone are likely to exploit this weakness in the game,
Our prediction: a home win for St Johnstone.
|DATE||HOW TO BET||GAME ID||HOME TEAM||DRAW||AWAY TEAM||TIME|
|09-09||Bet Analysis||BRIGHTON 2.59||3.02||WEST BROMWICH 3.02||17:00|
|09-09||Bet Analysis||EVERTON 3.61||3.39||TOTTENHAM 2.10||17:00|
|09-09||Bet Analysis||ASTON VILLA||3.52||BRENTFORD 3.57||17:00|
|09-09||Bet Analysis||FULHAM 2.09||3.48||CARDIFF 3.53||17:00|
|09-09||Bet Analysis||READING 2.42||3.34||BRISTOL CITY 2.96||17:00|
|09-09||Bet Analysis||SUNDERLAND 2.11||3.30||SHEFFIELD UTD 3.67||17:00|
|09-09||Bet Analysis||ST JOHNSTONE 2.75||3.34||HIBERNIAN 2.59||17:00|
|09-09||Bet Analysis||ROSS COUNTY 2.49||3.35||PARTICK THISLE 2.86||17:00|
|09-09||Bet Analysis||VALENCIA 3.56||3.29||ATLETICO MADRID 2.16||17:15|
|09-09||Bet Analysis||TROYES 2.85||3.23||TOULOUSE 2.58||21:00|
|09-09||Bet Analysis||EXCELSIOR 3.23||3.49||VITESSE ARNHEM 2.20||21:45|
|10-09||Bet Analysis||DEPORTIVO LA CORUNA 2.92||3.30||REAL SOCIEDAD 2.49||13:00|
|10-09||Bet Analysis||FORTUNA DUSSELDORF 2.58||3.28||UNION BERLIN 2.80||14:30|
|10-09||bet analysis||BURNLEY 2.38||3.14||CRYSTAL PALACE 3.24||15:30|
|10-09||bet analysis||LAZIO 2.52||3.43||AC MILAN 2.79||16:00|
|10-09||bet analysis||VERONA 3.28||3.33||FIORENTINA 2.26||16:00|
|10-09||bet analysis||SWANSEA 2.38||3.24||NEWCASTLE 3.14||18:00|