FM Preview: Rangers v St. Johnstone 27 Feb 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Saturday, 26th February 2011
The game between Rangers and St. Johnstone in the Scottish Premier on Sunday, 27th February 2011 at 15:00 takes centre stage for FootyMad's preview analysis.
Rangers prepare to entertain St. Johnstone at Ibrox Stadium on Sunday afternoon, aiming to maintain a near-perfect record against their opponents. The The Gers have won 45 of the 52 matches the two teams have contested.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Ibrox Stadium was earlier this season, the The Gers carving out a narrow 2-1 victory in a Scottish Premier match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2010/2011||Sat 28 Aug||Rangers||2-1||St. Johnstone||SPL|
|2009/2010||Tue 30 Mar||St. Johnstone||4 - 1||Rangers||SPL|
|2009/2010||Wed 03 Feb||Rangers||2 - 0||St. Johnstone||SLGC|
|2009/2010||Sat 12 Dec||Rangers||3 - 0||St. Johnstone||SPL|
|2009/2010||Sat 17 Oct||St. Johnstone||1 - 2||Rangers||SPL|
|2008/2009||Tue 13 Jan||St. Johnstone||0 - 2||Rangers||SFAC|
|2007/2008||Sun 20 Apr||St. Johnstone||1 - 1||Rangers||SFAC|
Recent respective form guides
Rangers are in decent form at home, having won four and drawn two of their last six games, In this time, The Gers have rattled up an impressive 15 goals, and conceded 3.
St. Johnstone have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. While the Saints have hit 4 goals, 7 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Rangers's total of 56 points from their 24 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier. St. Johnstone see themselves just below half way in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, showing a record of 30 points from their 25 games played so far,
For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Rangers may be coming up against a decent side in St. Johnstone, but I do believe that its going to result in a narrow home win for the The Gers. Home Win
|Rangers||Unbeaten in the last 8 home games.|
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
|St. Johnstone||Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.|
Not won in previous 3 away matches.
No win in the 2 most recent games.