FM Preview: St. Johnstone v Rangers 13 May 2012
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Saturday, 12th May 2012
FootyMad attempt to assist you with their form guide as St. Johnstone take on Rangers in a Scottish Premier match on 13th May 2012 at 12:30.
History of the St. Johnstone v Rangers fixture
Rangers face a trip to St. Johnstone at McDiarmid Park at lunchtime on Sunday, determined to keep up their impressive record at the venue, having pummelled their opponents 38 times out of 54.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at McDiarmid Park was earlier this season, with Rangers inflicting a narrow 1-2 defeat upon the Saints in a Scottish Premier match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Sat 14 Jan||St. Johnstone||1-2||Rangers||Scottish Premier|
|2011/2012||Sat 19 Nov||Rangers||0 - 0||St. Johnstone||Scottish Premier|
|2011/2012||Sat 30 Jul||St. Johnstone||0 - 2||Rangers||Scottish Premier|
|2010/2011||Tue 05 Apr||St. Johnstone||0 - 2||Rangers||Scottish Premier|
|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|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
St. Johnstone have managed to pick up just two wins from their last six home games, losing three, While Saints have scored 7, a worringly large 11 have been leaked at the other end.
The away form of Rangers however, is much more impressive, picking up four victories from the last six. The games have constituted a decent return of 14 goals for the Gers, and 6 goals against.
St. Johnstone lie just outside the playoff positions in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, picking up 50 points from their 37 games so far.
Rangers's total of 70 points from their 37 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Gers have been performing with great credit on their travels, and the Madmen see no reason why they should not return from McDiarmid Park with an easy victory. Away win
|St. Johnstone||Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Latest 4 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 6 most recent games.
|Rangers||21 games since last away draw.
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