FM Preview: St. Johnstone v Rangers 05 Apr 2011

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Last updated : 04 April 2011

Footymad preview History of the St. Johnstone v Rangers fixture

Rangers face a trip to St. Johnstone at McDiarmid Park at tea-time on Tuesday, determined to keep up their impressive record at the venue, having pummelled their opponents 35 times out of 51.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in March 2010, when they eased past their opponents in a high-scoring 4-1 thriller, in a Scottish Premier match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2010/2011 Sun 27 Feb Rangers 4 - 0 St. Johnstone Scottish Premier
2010/2011 Sat 28 Aug Rangers 2 - 1 St. Johnstone Scottish Premier
2009/2010 Tue 30 Mar St. Johnstone 4-1 Rangers Scottish Premier
2009/2010 Wed 03 Feb Rangers 2 - 0 St. Johnstone Scottish League Cup
2009/2010 Sat 12 Dec Rangers 3 - 0 St. Johnstone Scottish Premier
2009/2010 Sat 17 Oct St. Johnstone 1 - 2 Rangers Scottish Premier
2008/2009 Tue 13 Jan St. Johnstone 0 - 2 Rangers Scottish F.A. Cup

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Recent respective form guides

St. Johnstone haven't lost in their last six home matches, but have drawn four of them. These games have seen the Saints score just 4 goals, though they have conceded 1.

Rangers have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. Only 5 goals have been registered in this time, with 7 leaked at the wrong end.

St. Johnstone see themselves just below half way in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, showing a record of 34 points from their 30 games played so far,

Rangers's total of 65 points from their 28 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
St. Johnstone 6 1 5 0 4 3 8
Rangers 6 4 0 2 11 6 12

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Nothing appears to be going right for the The Gers out on the road recently, yet the Madmen can see a turn around in fortunes as they battle to a victory in a closely fought contest at St. Johnstone. Away win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
St. Johnstone Unbeaten in the last 10 home games.
Unbeaten run of 6 matches.
Rangers 4 games since last away draw.
Last drawn game 7 outings ago.

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