FM Preview: St. Johnstone v Rangers 30 Jul 2011

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Last updated : 29 July 2011

Footymad preview History of the St. Johnstone v Rangers fixture

Rangers face a trip to St. Johnstone at McDiarmid Park at lunchtime on Saturday, determined to keep up their impressive record at the venue, having pummelled their opponents 36 times out of 52.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in April 2011, as the visitors ran out cosy 0-2 winners in a Scottish Premier match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
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
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

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Recent respective form guides

St. Johnstone have managed to pick up just two wins from their last six home games, losing three, Saints have conceded a disappointing 6 goals in this period, and managed to convert only 2 of their own chances.

The away form of Rangers however, is much more impressive, seeing them pick up six wins out of six. These six games have produced a glut of goals, with the The Gers scoring 18 and conceding 1.

St. Johnstone see themselves just below half way in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, showing a record of 1 points from their 1 games played so far,

Rangers lie just outside the playoff positions in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, picking up 1 from their 1 games so far.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
St. Johnstone 6 3 2 1 5 4 11
Rangers 6 4 1 1 17 3 13

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Although Rangers have been far from successful in recent away games, we can see nothing other than an easy victory for them against St. Johnstone. Away win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
St. Johnstone 5 games since last home draw.
Drawn each of their last 2 games.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Rangers 7 successive away victories.
8 games since last away draw.
No win in the 2 most recent games.

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