FM Preview: Rangers v Celtic 25 Mar 2012
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Saturday, 24th March 2012
FootyMad attempt to assist you with their form guide as Rangers take on Celtic in a Scottish Premier match on 25th March 2012 at 13:00.
History of the Rangers v Celtic fixture
Rangers prepare to entertain Celtic at Ibrox Stadium at lunchtime on Sunday, looking to continue an impressive record. The Gers are clearly on top, having won 82 and lost only 35 of the 163 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Ibrox Stadium was earlier this season, when they eased past their opponents in a high-scoring 4-2 thriller, in a Scottish Premier match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Wed 28 Dec||Celtic||1 - 0||Rangers||Scottish Premier|
|2011/2012||Sun 18 Sep||Rangers||4-2||Celtic||Scottish Premier|
|2010/2011||Sun 24 Apr||Rangers||0 - 0||Celtic||Scottish Premier|
|2010/2011||Sun 20 Mar||Celtic||1 - 2||Rangers||Scottish League Cup|
|2010/2011||Wed 02 Mar||Celtic||1 - 0||Rangers||Scottish F.A. Cup|
|2010/2011||Sun 20 Feb||Celtic||3 - 0||Rangers||Scottish Premier|
|2010/2011||Sun 06 Feb||Rangers||2 - 2||Celtic||Scottish F.A. Cup|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Rangers have managed to pick up just two wins from their last six home games, losing three, A total of 9 goals have been scored by the Gers in those games, with 6 conceded.
The away form of Celtic however, is much more impressive, remaining unbeaten in their last six, winning five and drawing the one. These six games have produced a glut of goals, with the Bhoys scoring 19 and conceding 2.
Rangers's total of 54 points from their 30 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier.
Celtic are leading the way in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, with their 30 games giving them a return of 75 points.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Its been an indifferent run of form for the Gers of late, and things are not going to improve with the visit of Celtic, who one believes will win this game handsomely. Away win
|Rangers||Been beaten in each of their previous 3 home matches.
Failed to win in previous 3 home matches.
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
|Celtic||Undefeated in last 17 away games.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here