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St Johnstone FC vs. Celtic Glasgow 12/6/2020 SPL Soccer Picks, Prediction, and Preview

St Johnstone FC visits Celtic Glasgow on 12/6/2020 at 10:00AM

Celtic Glasgow takes on St Johnstone FC in a regular season match. St Johnstone FC with a record of 4.0-4.0-7.0 this season comes into this game with a 2.0-2.0-3.0 record on the road. Celtic Glasgow is 9.0-3.0-1.0 this season and is 4.0-0.0-1.0 at home.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five matches for St Johnstone FC and it is an opportunity to get rolling. An opportunity presents itself in this road match. In their previous match, St Johnstone FC came out with a draw and will look to chalk up a tally in the win column. Facing a hostile crowd or lack thereof (in person, but there will be virtual fans “present”) due to ongoing pandemic may be part of a winning recipe.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five games for Celtic Glasgow and it is an opportunity to get rolling. In their previous match, Celtic Glasgow came out with a draw and will look to chalk up a tally in the win column. Their home crowd or lack thereof (in person, but there will be virtual fans “present”) due to ongoing pandemic is hungry for a win.

The St Johnstone FC Roster

The Players to Watch for the St Johnstone FC

Liam Gordon DF

Liam Gordon has 6 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in SPL, Liam Gordon was ranked #42 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Liam Gordon had 1 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in SPL, Liam Gordon was ranked #160 in shots on goal this season.

Liam Gordon has 0 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in SPL, Liam Gordon was ranked #208 in goals this season. Liam Gordon has 0 assists this season. Liam Gordon was ranked #202 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 12 fouls this season. He has drawn 7 fouls this season in SPL action.

Alistair McCann MF,FW

Alistair McCann has 9 shots fired this season. Alistair McCann was ranked #6 in shots attempted this season in the SPL. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Alistair McCann had 1 shots on target this season. He was ranked #160 in shots on goal this season in the SPL.

As a scorer, Alistair McCann had 1 goals this season. Alistair McCann was ranked #80 in goals this season in the SPL. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his St Johnstone FC teammates, Alistair McCann had 2 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in SPL, Alistair McCann was ranked #19 in assists this season.

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 13 fouls this season in SPL action.

Dan McNamara MF,DF

Dan McNamara has 15 shots fired this season. Dan McNamara was ranked #173 in shots attempted this season in the SPL. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Dan McNamara had 5 shots on target this season. He was ranked #33 in shots on goal this season in the SPL.

Dan McNamara has 1 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in SPL, Dan McNamara was ranked #80 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his St Johnstone FC teammates, Dan McNamara had 0 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in SPL, Dan McNamara was ranked #202 in assists this season.

Dan McNamara has 3 Yellow Cards this season. Dan McNamara has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 11 fouls this season. He has drawn 19 fouls this season in SPL action.

Scott Tanser MF,DF

Scott Tanser has 14 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in SPL, Scott Tanser was ranked #176 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Scott Tanser had 1 shots on target this season. He was ranked #160 in shots on goal this season in the SPL.

As a scorer, Scott Tanser had 0 goals this season. Compared to other players in SPL, Scott Tanser was ranked #208 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 #202 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

As a shooter, David Wotherspoon had 31 shots fired this season. David Wotherspoon was ranked #90 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 #9 in shots on goal this season.

David Wotherspoon has 3 goals scored this season. David Wotherspoon was ranked #21 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. Stacking him up against other players in SPL, David Wotherspoon was ranked #63 in assists this season.

David Wotherspoon has 2 Yellow Cards this season. David Wotherspoon has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 15 fouls this season. He has drawn 18 fouls this season in SPL action.

Craig Conway MF

As a shooter, Craig Conway had 18 shots fired this season. Craig Conway was ranked #156 in shots attempted this season in the SPL. Craig Conway has 7 shots on target this season. He was ranked #17 in shots on goal this season in the SPL.

Craig Conway has 2 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in SPL, Craig Conway was ranked #40 in goals this season. Craig Conway has 2 assists this season. Craig Conway was ranked #19 in assists this season in the SPL League.

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

As a shooter, Jason Kerr had 13 shots fired this season. Jason Kerr was ranked #180 in shots attempted this season in the SPL. Jason Kerr has 1 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in SPL, Jason Kerr was ranked #160 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Jason Kerr had 0 goals this season. Compared to other players in SPL, Jason Kerr was ranked #208 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 #202 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.

Jamie McCart DF

Jamie McCart has 7 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in SPL, Jamie McCart was ranked #31 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 #245 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Jamie McCart had 0 goals this season. Jamie McCart was ranked #208 in goals this season in the SPL. Jamie McCart has 0 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in SPL, Jamie McCart was ranked #202 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 14 fouls this season in SPL action.

The Celtic Glasgow Roster

The Players to Watch for the Celtic Glasgow

Kristoffer Ajer DF

Kristoffer Ajer has 6 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in SPL, Kristoffer Ajer was ranked #42 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Kristoffer Ajer had 3 shots on target this season. He was ranked #72 in shots on goal this season in the SPL.

Kristoffer Ajer has 1 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in SPL, Kristoffer Ajer was ranked #80 in goals this season. Kristoffer Ajer has 1 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in SPL, Kristoffer Ajer was ranked #63 in assists this season.

Kristoffer Ajer has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Kristoffer Ajer has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 9 fouls this season. He has drawn 6 fouls this season in SPL action.

Scott Brown MF

Scott Brown has 7 shots fired this season. Scott Brown was ranked #31 in shots attempted this season in the SPL. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Scott Brown had 1 shots on target this season. He was ranked #160 in shots on goal this season in the SPL.

As a scorer, Scott Brown had 0 goals this season. Compared to other players in SPL, Scott Brown was ranked #208 in goals this season. Scott Brown has 0 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in SPL, Scott Brown was ranked #202 in assists this season.

Scott Brown has 5 Yellow Cards this season. Scott Brown has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 19 fouls this season. He has drawn 25 fouls this season in SPL action.

Jeremie Frimpong DF,MF

As a shooter, Jeremie Frimpong had 10 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in SPL, Jeremie Frimpong was ranked #207 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Jeremie Frimpong had 5 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in SPL, Jeremie Frimpong was ranked #33 in shots on goal this season.

Jeremie Frimpong has 1 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in SPL, Jeremie Frimpong was ranked #80 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Celtic Glasgow teammates, Jeremie Frimpong had 1 assists this season. Jeremie Frimpong was ranked #63 in assists this season in the SPL League.

Jeremie Frimpong has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Jeremie Frimpong has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 5 fouls this season. He has drawn 26 fouls this season in SPL action.

Callum McGregor MF

Callum McGregor has 22 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in SPL, Callum McGregor was ranked #122 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Callum McGregor had 8 shots on target this season. He was ranked #9 in shots on goal this season in the SPL.

Callum McGregor has 3 goals scored this season. Callum McGregor was ranked #21 in goals this season in the SPL. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Celtic Glasgow teammates, Callum McGregor had 2 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in SPL, Callum McGregor was ranked #19 in assists this season.

Callum McGregor has 2 Yellow Cards this season. Callum McGregor has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 16 fouls this season. He has drawn 8 fouls this season in SPL action.

Olivier Ntcham MF

Olivier Ntcham has 9 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in SPL, Olivier Ntcham was ranked #6 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Olivier Ntcham had 3 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in SPL, Olivier Ntcham was ranked #72 in shots on goal this season.

Olivier Ntcham has 1 goals scored this season. Olivier Ntcham was ranked #80 in goals this season in the SPL. Olivier Ntcham has 1 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in SPL, Olivier Ntcham was ranked #63 in assists this season.

Olivier Ntcham has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Olivier Ntcham has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 8 fouls this season. He has drawn 6 fouls this season in SPL action.

Ryan Christie MF,FW

As a shooter, Ryan Christie had 45 shots fired this season. Ryan Christie was ranked #69 in shots attempted this season in the SPL. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Ryan Christie had 17 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in SPL, Ryan Christie was ranked #130 in shots on goal this season.

Ryan Christie has 3 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in SPL, Ryan Christie was ranked #21 in goals this season. Ryan Christie has 4 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in SPL, Ryan Christie was ranked #4 in assists this season.

Ryan Christie has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Ryan Christie has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 10 fouls this season. He has drawn 16 fouls this season in SPL action.

Mohamed Elyounoussi MF,FW

Mohamed Elyounoussi has 25 shots fired this season. Mohamed Elyounoussi was ranked #116 in shots attempted this season in the SPL. Mohamed Elyounoussi has 9 shots on target this season. He was ranked #2 in shots on goal this season in the SPL.

Mohamed Elyounoussi has 4 goals scored this season. Mohamed Elyounoussi was ranked #12 in goals this season in the SPL. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Celtic Glasgow teammates, Mohamed Elyounoussi had 1 assists this season. Mohamed Elyounoussi was ranked #63 in assists this season in the SPL League.

Mohamed Elyounoussi has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Mohamed Elyounoussi has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 11 fouls this season. He has drawn 9 fouls this season in SPL action.

Albian Ajeti FW

As a shooter, Albian Ajeti had 10 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in SPL, Albian Ajeti was ranked #207 in shots attempted this season. Albian Ajeti has 7 shots on target this season. He was ranked #17 in shots on goal this season in the SPL.

Albian Ajeti has 5 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in SPL, Albian Ajeti was ranked #7 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Celtic Glasgow teammates, Albian Ajeti had 1 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in SPL, Albian Ajeti was ranked #63 in assists this season.

Albian Ajeti has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Albian Ajeti has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 10 fouls this season. He has drawn 5 fouls this season in SPL action.

St Johnstone FC Team Stats

The St Johnstone FC Offensive Stats and Metrics

St Johnstone FC scored 0.80 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. St Johnstone FC is ranked #8 in goals scored per 90 minutes excluding penalty kicks. Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, St Johnstone FC was able to score 0.60 goals off assists. St Johnstone 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, St Johnstone FC was able to score at a 0.26 rate on their shots on target. Is St Johnstone FC a sharpshooter team this season? They are presently ranked #8 in SPL in shooting percentage.

St Johnstone FC attempted 3.13 shots on goal (penalty kicks excluded) per 90 minutes of regulation and stoppage action. St Johnstone FC has a #7 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 24.5 of their shots ended up requiring a goalkeeper challenge. St Johnstone FC has a #7 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 1.13 goals. St Johnstone FC is #7 in goals yielded per 90 minutes in the league. When it comes to the stress put on goalkeepers, 2.53 shots were saved by St Johnstone FC goalkeepers this season on a per 90 minute basis. This puts St Johnstone FC in a ranking of #4 in the league in shots saved per 90 minutes.

St Johnstone FC goalkeepers were able to keep shots on goal from getting into the net 55.3% of the time. This puts St Johnstone FC ranks #12 in the league in saves rate. St Johnstone FC goalkeepers were able to get a clean sheet 20.0% of the time. St Johnstone FC is ranked #10 in clean sheet rate in the league.

St Johnstone FC Utility Stats

Per 90 minutes of action, St Johnstone FC had 2.0 crosses of the ball on the pitch. St Johnstone FC is in the top 25 percentile in crosses per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, St Johnstone FC had 25.33 interceptions. This puts St Johnstone FC in the top 17 percentile in the league in interceptions per 90 minutes. St Johnstone FC has committed 0.13 fouls per 90 minutes of action. This puts St Johnstone FC in the top 100 percentile in the league in fouls committed per 90 minutes. St Johnstone FC drew 12.07 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 12.53 times. St Johnstone FC is in the top 57 percentile in offside calls against them.

Celtic Glasgow Team Stats

The Celtic Glasgow Offensive Stats and Metrics

Celtic Glasgow scored 2.38 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. Celtic Glasgow is ranked #1 in goals scored per 90 minutes excluding penalty kicks. Celtic Glasgow scored those goals off assists 78.0% of the time, which in per 90 minutes terms came out to 1.85 assists. Celtic Glasgow has a ranking of #1 in goals scored off assists per 90 minutes excluding penalty kicks.

Celtic Glasgow converted on 0.33 of attempted shots on goal. Celtic Glasgow has a #2 ranking in converting goals scored off non-penalty kick shots on target in regulation.

Since we are discussing shots on goal, Celtic Glasgow attempts 7.23 shots on target per 90 minutes of regulation. Have they shown that they are able to aggressively attack the net? They are ranked #1 in SPL in shots on target. If you think we have not discussed their ability to get shots on goal enough, you are wrong. Celtic Glasgow attempts more shots than their shots on target, often they are altered by defenders and from all their shots 40.2 of their shots ended up requiring a goalkeeper challenge. Have they shown that they are able to aggressively attack the net? They are ranked #1 in SPL in shots on target.

Celtic Glasgow Defensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Celtic Glasgow was able to hold opponents to 0.62 goals. Celtic Glasgow is #2 in goals yielded per 90 minutes in the league. Celtic Glasgow goalkeepers fended off 2.0 shots per 90 minutes. Celtic Glasgow is ranked #2 in shots saved per 90 minutes.

Celtic Glasgow goalkeepers were able to keep shots on goal from getting into the net 65.4% of the time. Celtic Glasgow goalkeepers and defenders put their team in a position to be ranked #9 in shots saved percentage. Celtic Glasgow goalkeepers were able to get a clean sheet 38.5% of the time. Celtic Glasgow is ranked #6 in clean sheet rate in the league.

Celtic Glasgow Utility Stats

Per 90 minutes of action, Celtic Glasgow had 1.08 crosses of the ball on the pitch. Celtic Glasgow is in the top 100 percentile in crosses per 90 minutes. Celtic Glasgow has successfully intercepted 23.54 passes per 90 minutes of action. This puts Celtic Glasgow in the top 25 percentile in the league in interceptions per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Celtic Glasgow commits 0.0 fouls. This puts Celtic Glasgow in the top 42 percentile in the league in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Celtic Glasgow drew 11.54 fouls. Celtic Glasgow is in the top 92 percentile in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Celtic Glasgow had opportunities spoiled by offside calls 12.38 times per 90 minutes of action. This puts Celtic Glasgow in the top 50 percentile in the league in offside turnovers.

St Johnstone FC vs. Celtic Glasgow Prediction, Picks, and Odds


Prediction: St Johnstone FC 2 Celtic Glasgow 3

Moneyline Pick: Celtic Glasgow -303 Heritage