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Livingston FC vs. St Johnstone FC 12/12/2020 SPL Soccer Picks, Prediction, and Preview

Livingston FC encounters St Johnstone FC on 12/12/2020 at 10:00AM

St Johnstone FC faces Livingston FC in a regular season match. Livingston FC with a record of 4.0-3.0-9.0 this season comes into this game with a 1.0-2.0-4.0 record on the road. St Johnstone FC is 4.0-5.0-7.0 this season and is 2.0-2.0-4.0 at home.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five matches for Livingston FC and it is an opportunity to get rolling. An opportunity presents itself in this road match. In their last match, St Johnstone FC won and now turns their attention to Livingston FC at home in friendly territory.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five games for St Johnstone FC and it is an opportunity to get rolling. St Johnstone FC played to a draw in their last match. It is not a loss, but getting a home win is paramount. There are expectations that come with improved performance on a familiar pitch.

The Livingston FC Roster

The Players to Watch for the Livingston FC

Marvin Bartley MF

Marvin Bartley has 5 shots fired this season. Marvin Bartley was ranked #60 in shots attempted this season in the SPL. Marvin Bartley has 3 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in SPL, Marvin Bartley was ranked #75 in shots on goal this season.

Marvin Bartley has 1 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in SPL, Marvin Bartley was ranked #83 in goals this season. Marvin Bartley has 1 assists this season. Marvin Bartley was ranked #65 in assists this season in the SPL League.

Marvin Bartley has 6 Yellow Cards this season. Marvin Bartley has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 28 fouls this season. He has drawn 35 fouls this season in SPL action.

Alan Forrest MF

As a shooter, Alan Forrest had 24 shots fired this season. Alan Forrest was ranked #112 in shots attempted this season in the SPL. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Alan Forrest had 9 shots on target this season. He was ranked #2 in shots on goal this season in the SPL.

As a scorer, Alan Forrest had 3 goals this season. Alan Forrest was ranked #22 in goals this season in the SPL. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Livingston FC teammates, Alan Forrest had 0 assists this season. Alan Forrest was ranked #206 in assists this season in the SPL League.

Alan Forrest has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Alan Forrest has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 12 fouls this season. He has drawn 13 fouls this season in SPL action.

Jon Guthrie DF

As a shooter, Jon Guthrie had 11 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in SPL, Jon Guthrie was ranked #201 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Jon Guthrie had 4 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in SPL, Jon Guthrie was ranked #50 in shots on goal this season.

Jon Guthrie has 2 goals scored this season. Jon Guthrie was ranked #39 in goals this season in the SPL. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Livingston FC teammates, Jon Guthrie had 0 assists this season. Jon Guthrie was ranked #206 in assists this season in the SPL League.

Jon Guthrie has 5 Yellow Cards this season. Jon Guthrie has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 15 fouls this season. He has drawn 14 fouls this season in SPL action.

Scott Pittman MF,FW

As a shooter, Scott Pittman had 18 shots fired this season. Scott Pittman was ranked #155 in shots attempted this season in the SPL. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Scott Pittman had 5 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in SPL, Scott Pittman was ranked #31 in shots on goal this season.

Scott Pittman has 4 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in SPL, Scott Pittman was ranked #14 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Livingston FC teammates, Scott Pittman had 1 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in SPL, Scott Pittman was ranked #65 in assists this season.

Scott Pittman has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Scott Pittman has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 18 fouls this season. He has drawn 16 fouls this season in SPL action.

Nicky Devlin DF,MF

As a shooter, Nicky Devlin had 10 shots fired this season. Nicky Devlin was ranked #214 in shots attempted this season in the SPL. Nicky Devlin has 3 shots on target this season. He was ranked #75 in shots on goal this season in the SPL.

Nicky Devlin has 1 goals scored this season. Nicky Devlin was ranked #83 in goals this season in the SPL. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Livingston FC teammates, Nicky Devlin had 0 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in SPL, Nicky Devlin was ranked #206 in assists this season.

Nicky Devlin has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Nicky Devlin has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 23 fouls this season. He has drawn 19 fouls this season in SPL action.

Craig Sibbald MF

Craig Sibbald has 12 shots fired this season. Craig Sibbald was ranked #190 in shots attempted this season in the SPL. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Craig Sibbald had 3 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in SPL, Craig Sibbald was ranked #75 in shots on goal this season.

Craig Sibbald has 0 goals scored this season. Craig Sibbald was ranked #212 in goals this season in the SPL. Craig Sibbald has 0 assists this season. Craig Sibbald was ranked #206 in assists this season in the SPL League.

Craig Sibbald has 3 Yellow Cards this season. Craig Sibbald has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 18 fouls this season. He has drawn 9 fouls this season in SPL action.

Scott Robinson MF

As a shooter, Scott Robinson had 8 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in SPL, Scott Robinson was ranked #11 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Scott Robinson had 4 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in SPL, Scott Robinson was ranked #50 in shots on goal this season.

Scott Robinson has 0 goals scored this season. Scott Robinson was ranked #212 in goals this season in the SPL. Scott Robinson has 0 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in SPL, Scott Robinson was ranked #206 in assists this season.

Scott Robinson has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Scott Robinson has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 10 fouls this season. He has drawn 8 fouls this season in SPL action.

Efe Ambrose DF,MF

Efe Ambrose has 11 shots fired this season. Efe Ambrose was ranked #201 in shots attempted this season in the SPL. Efe Ambrose has 1 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in SPL, Efe Ambrose was ranked #169 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Efe Ambrose had 0 goals this season. Compared to other players in SPL, Efe Ambrose was ranked #212 in goals this season. Efe Ambrose has 0 assists this season. Efe Ambrose was ranked #206 in assists this season in the SPL League.

Efe Ambrose has 2 Yellow Cards this season. Efe Ambrose has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 13 fouls this season. He has drawn 3 fouls this season in SPL action.

The St Johnstone FC Roster

The Players to Watch for the St Johnstone FC

Liam Gordon DF

As a shooter, Liam Gordon had 6 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in SPL, Liam Gordon was ranked #40 in shots attempted this season. Liam Gordon has 1 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in SPL, Liam Gordon was ranked #169 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Liam Gordon had 0 goals this season. Compared to other players in SPL, Liam Gordon was ranked #212 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his St Johnstone FC teammates, Liam Gordon had 0 assists this season. Liam Gordon was ranked #206 in assists this season in the SPL League.

Liam Gordon has 3 Yellow Cards this season. Liam Gordon has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 13 fouls this season. He has drawn 7 fouls this season in SPL action.

Alistair McCann MF,FW

As a shooter, Alistair McCann had 11 shots fired this season. Alistair McCann was ranked #201 in shots attempted this season in the SPL. Alistair McCann has 1 shots on target this season. He was ranked #169 in shots on goal this season in the SPL.

Alistair McCann has 1 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in SPL, Alistair McCann was ranked #83 in goals this season. Alistair McCann has 2 assists this season. Alistair McCann was ranked #21 in assists this season in the SPL League.

Alistair McCann has 2 Yellow Cards this season. Alistair McCann has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 20 fouls this season. He has drawn 16 fouls this season in SPL action.

Dan McNamara MF,DF

Dan McNamara has 15 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in SPL, Dan McNamara was ranked #171 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Dan McNamara had 5 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in SPL, Dan McNamara was ranked #31 in shots on goal this season.

Dan McNamara has 1 goals scored this season. Dan McNamara was ranked #83 in goals this season in the SPL. Dan McNamara has 0 assists this season. Dan McNamara was ranked #206 in assists this season in the SPL League.

Dan McNamara has 4 Yellow Cards this season. Dan McNamara has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 11 fouls this season. He has drawn 21 fouls this season in SPL action.

Scott Tanser MF,DF

As a shooter, Scott Tanser had 14 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in SPL, Scott Tanser was ranked #176 in shots attempted this season. Scott Tanser has 1 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in SPL, Scott Tanser was ranked #169 in shots on goal this season.

Scott Tanser has 0 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in SPL, Scott Tanser was ranked #212 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his St Johnstone FC teammates, Scott Tanser had 0 assists this season. Scott Tanser was ranked #206 in assists this season in the SPL League.

Scott Tanser has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Scott Tanser has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 16 fouls this season. He has drawn 9 fouls this season in SPL action.

David Wotherspoon MF

David Wotherspoon has 31 shots fired this season. David Wotherspoon was ranked #88 in shots attempted this season in the SPL. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but David Wotherspoon had 8 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in SPL, David Wotherspoon was ranked #8 in shots on goal this season.

David Wotherspoon has 3 goals scored this season. David Wotherspoon was ranked #22 in goals this season in the SPL. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his St Johnstone FC teammates, David Wotherspoon had 1 assists this season. David Wotherspoon was ranked #65 in assists this season in the SPL League.

David Wotherspoon has 3 Yellow Cards this season. David Wotherspoon has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 17 fouls this season. He has drawn 18 fouls this season in SPL action.

Jamie McCart DF

As a shooter, Jamie McCart had 7 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in SPL, Jamie McCart was ranked #25 in shots attempted this season. Jamie McCart has 0 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in SPL, Jamie McCart was ranked #252 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Jamie McCart had 0 goals this season. Compared to other players in SPL, Jamie McCart was ranked #212 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his St Johnstone FC teammates, Jamie McCart had 0 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in SPL, Jamie McCart was ranked #206 in assists this season.

Jamie McCart has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Jamie McCart has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 11 fouls this season. He has drawn 16 fouls this season in SPL action.

Craig Conway MF

As a shooter, Craig Conway had 18 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in SPL, Craig Conway was ranked #155 in shots attempted this season. Craig Conway has 7 shots on target this season. He was ranked #16 in shots on goal this season in the SPL.

As a scorer, Craig Conway had 2 goals this season. Craig Conway was ranked #39 in goals this season in the SPL. Craig Conway has 2 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in SPL, Craig Conway was ranked #21 in assists this season.

Craig Conway has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Craig Conway has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 10 fouls this season. He has drawn 27 fouls this season in SPL action.

Jason Kerr DF

Jason Kerr has 13 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in SPL, Jason Kerr was ranked #181 in shots attempted this season. Jason Kerr has 1 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in SPL, Jason Kerr was ranked #169 in shots on goal this season.

Jason Kerr has 0 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in SPL, Jason Kerr was ranked #212 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his St Johnstone FC teammates, Jason Kerr had 0 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in SPL, Jason Kerr was ranked #206 in assists this season.

Jason Kerr has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Jason Kerr has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 8 fouls this season. He has drawn 17 fouls this season in SPL action.

Livingston FC Team Stats

The Livingston FC Offensive Stats and Metrics

Livingston FC scored 0.81 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. This puts Livingston FC in a ranking of #8 in the league in non-penalty goals scored per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Livingston FC was able to score 0.62 goals off assists. Livingston FC has a ranking of #8 in goals scored off assists per 90 minutes excluding penalty kicks.

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Livingston FC was able to score at a 0.28 rate on their shots on target. Is Livingston FC a sharpshooter team this season? They are presently ranked #6 in SPL in shooting percentage.

Livingston FC attempted 2.87 shots on goal (penalty kicks excluded) per 90 minutes of regulation and stoppage action. Livingston FC has a #9 ranking in shots on target attempts, which should provide more color into their relative ability to stress out goalkeepers. Continuing on the subject of shots on target, Livingston FC is able to get 29.1 of their shots to be on goal(target). Livingston FC has a #9 ranking in shots on target attempts, which should provide more color into their relative ability to stress out goalkeepers.

Livingston FC Defensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Livingston FC was able to hold opponents to 1.31 goals. This puts Livingston FC is ranked #10 in the league in goals allowed per 90 minutes. When it comes to the stress put on goalkeepers, 3.38 shots were saved by Livingston FC goalkeepers this season on a per 90 minute basis. This puts Livingston FC in a ranking of #6 in the league in shots saved per 90 minutes.

When it comes to the saves percentage, 61.1% of shots on target were saved by Livingston FC goalkeepers. Livingston FC goalkeepers and defenders put their team in a position to be ranked #11 in shots saved percentage. Livingston FC goalkeepers were able to get a clean sheet 25.0% of the time. This puts Livingston FC at #8 in the league for holding opponents to nil.

Livingston FC Utility Stats

Per 90 minutes of action, Livingston FC had 1.88 crosses of the ball on the pitch. Livingston FC is in the top 33 percentile in crosses per 90 minutes. Livingston FC has successfully intercepted 21.12 passes per 90 minutes of action. Livingston FC is in the top 42 percentile in intercepted passes per 90 minutes. Livingston FC has committed 0.0 fouls per 90 minutes of action. This puts Livingston FC in the top 38 percentile in the league in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Livingston FC drew 14.62 fouls per 90 minutes of action. Livingston FC is in the top 25 percentile in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Livingston FC had opportunities spoiled by offside calls 11.44 times per 90 minutes of action. This puts Livingston FC in the top 17 percentile in the league in offside turnovers.

St Johnstone FC Team Stats

The St Johnstone FC Offensive Stats and Metrics

St Johnstone FC scored 0.81 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. This puts St Johnstone FC in a ranking of #8 in the league in non-penalty goals scored per 90 minutes. St Johnstone FC scored those goals off assists 77.0% of the time, which in per 90 minutes terms came out to 0.62 assists. St Johnstone FC has a ranking of #8 in goals scored off assists per 90 minutes excluding penalty kicks.

St Johnstone FC converted on 0.27 of attempted shots on goal. St Johnstone FC has a #7 ranking in converting goals scored off non-penalty kick shots on target in regulation.

St Johnstone FC attempted 3.0 shots on goal (penalty kicks excluded) per 90 minutes of regulation and stoppage action. St Johnstone FC has a #8 ranking in shots on target attempts, which should provide more color into their relative ability to stress out goalkeepers. If you think we have not discussed their ability to get shots on goal enough, you are wrong. St Johnstone FC attempts more shots than their shots on target, often they are altered by defenders and from all their shots 24.2 of their shots ended up requiring a goalkeeper challenge. St Johnstone FC has a #8 ranking in shots on target attempts, which should provide more color into their relative ability to stress out goalkeepers.

St Johnstone FC Defensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, St Johnstone FC was able to hold opponents to 1.12 goals. This puts St Johnstone FC is ranked #6 in the league in goals allowed per 90 minutes. St Johnstone FC goalkeepers fended off 2.75 shots per 90 minutes. St Johnstone FC is ranked #3 in shots saved per 90 minutes.

When it comes to the saves percentage, 59.1% of shots on target were saved by St Johnstone FC goalkeepers. This puts St Johnstone FC ranks #12 in the league in saves rate. St Johnstone FC goalkeepers were able to get a clean sheet 18.8% of the time. This puts St Johnstone FC at #10 in the league for holding opponents to nil.

St Johnstone FC Utility Stats

Per 90 minutes of action, St Johnstone FC had 2.25 crosses of the ball on the pitch. This puts St Johnstone FC in the top 8 percentile in the league in crosses per 90 minutes. St Johnstone FC has successfully intercepted 24.38 passes per 90 minutes of action. St Johnstone FC is in the top 17 percentile in intercepted passes per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, St Johnstone FC commits 0.12 fouls. St Johnstone FC is in the top 100 percentile in fouls committed per 90 minutes. St Johnstone FC drew 11.81 fouls per 90 minutes of action. St Johnstone FC is in the top 83 percentile in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, St Johnstone FC committed an offside 12.56 times. St Johnstone FC is in the top 75 percentile in offside calls against them.

Livingston FC vs. St Johnstone FC Prediction, Picks, and Odds


Prediction: Livingston FC 1 St Johnstone FC 1

Moneyline Pick: Draw +227 Pinnacle Sports