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St Johnstone FC vs. Motherwell FC 2/20/2021 SPL Soccer Picks, Prediction, and Preview

St Johnstone FC encounters Motherwell FC on 2/20/2021 at 10:00AM

St Johnstone FC clashes with Motherwell FC in a regular season match. St Johnstone FC with a record of 7.0-9.0-13.0 this season comes into this game with a 4.0-5.0-6.0 record on the road. Motherwell FC is 7.0-7.0-14.0 this season and is 3.0-3.0-8.0 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. How does Motherwell FC bounce back from a tough loss? They will get to answer that question on their home pitch against St Johnstone FC.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five games for Motherwell FC and it is an opportunity to get rolling. They lost their previous match and hope to bounce back from the disappointing setback. What better place to turn the ship around for Motherwell FC than game on their home pitch?

The St Johnstone FC Roster

The Players to Watch for the St Johnstone FC

Liam Gordon DF

As a shooter, Liam Gordon had 11 shots fired this season. He is a threat to score, but should not be considered a main threat. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Liam Gordon had 5 shots on target this season. He is capable of taking shots that can turn into goals.

As a scorer, Liam Gordon had 28 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his St Johnstone FC teammates, Liam Gordon had 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Liam Gordon has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Liam Gordon has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 31 fouls this season. He has drawn 12 fouls this season in SPL action.

Jamie McCart DF

Jamie McCart has 11 shots fired this season. He is a threat to score, but should not be considered a main threat. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Jamie McCart had 0 shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

As a scorer, Jamie McCart had 28 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his St Johnstone FC teammates, Jamie McCart had 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Jamie McCart has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Jamie McCart has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 20 fouls this season. He has drawn 25 fouls this season in SPL action.

Alistair McCann MF

As a shooter, Alistair McCann had 24 shots fired this season. His role is to not be a scoring threat, defenses are shutting him down quite easily and/or he is just a passive player when it comes to scoring attempts. Alistair McCann has 3 shots on target this season. He is capable of taking shots that can turn into goals.

Alistair McCann has 26 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his St Johnstone FC teammates, Alistair McCann had 2 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Alistair McCann has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Alistair McCann has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 38 fouls this season. He has drawn 32 fouls this season in SPL action.

Jason Kerr DF

As a shooter, Jason Kerr had 17 shots fired this season. He is a threat to score, but should not be considered a main threat. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Jason Kerr had 1 shots on target this season. He does not have enough shots on goal to really be respected.

As a scorer, Jason Kerr had 21 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Jason Kerr has 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Jason Kerr has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Jason Kerr has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 16 fouls this season. He has drawn 29 fouls this season in SPL action.

Dan McNamara MF,DF

As a shooter, Dan McNamara had 17 shots fired this season. He is a threat to score, but should not be considered a main threat. Dan McNamara has 7 shots on target this season. He is capable of taking shots that can turn into goals.

Dan McNamara has 21 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his St Johnstone FC teammates, Dan McNamara had 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Dan McNamara has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Dan McNamara has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 16 fouls this season. He has drawn 25 fouls this season in SPL action.

Scott Tanser MF,DF

As a shooter, Scott Tanser had 18 shots fired this season. He is a threat to score, but should not be considered a main threat. Scott Tanser has 4 shots on target this season. He is capable of taking shots that can turn into goals.

As a scorer, Scott Tanser had 21 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his St Johnstone FC teammates, Scott Tanser had 2 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Scott Tanser has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Scott Tanser has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 27 fouls this season. He has drawn 14 fouls this season in SPL action.

David Wotherspoon MF,FW

As a shooter, David Wotherspoon had 48 shots fired this season. He is a persistent threat to score, at least by his efforts to try to take shots. David Wotherspoon has 11 shots on target this season. He is a sharpshooter, his ability to constantly threaten to score makes him a top focus for defenses.

As a scorer, David Wotherspoon had 22 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his St Johnstone FC teammates, David Wotherspoon had 3 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

David Wotherspoon has 0 Yellow Cards this season. David Wotherspoon has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 37 fouls this season. He has drawn 34 fouls this season in SPL action.

Craig Conway MF

As a shooter, Craig Conway had 23 shots fired this season. He is a threat to score, but should not be considered a main threat. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Craig Conway had 10 shots on target this season. He is a sharpshooter, his ability to constantly threaten to score makes him a top focus for defenses.

Craig Conway has 15 goals scored this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. Craig Conway has 3 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Craig Conway has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Craig Conway has 1 Red Cards this season. He has committed 12 fouls this season. He has drawn 39 fouls this season in SPL action.

The Motherwell FC Roster

The Players to Watch for the Motherwell FC

Allan Campbell MF

Allan Campbell has 24 shots fired this season. His role is to not be a scoring threat, defenses are shutting him down quite easily and/or he is just a passive player when it comes to scoring attempts. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Allan Campbell had 8 shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

Allan Campbell has 25 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Allan Campbell has 4 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Allan Campbell has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Allan Campbell has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 25 fouls this season. He has drawn 34 fouls this season in SPL action.

Stephen O’Donnell DF,MF

As a shooter, Stephen O’Donnell had 5 shots fired this season. He is not considered a threat to score, but he takes a share of shots. Stephen O’Donnell has 1 shots on target this season. He does not have enough shots on goal to really be respected.

Stephen O’Donnell has 23 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Motherwell FC teammates, Stephen O’Donnell had 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Stephen O’Donnell has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Stephen O’Donnell has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 21 fouls this season. He has drawn 18 fouls this season in SPL action.

Declan Gallagher DF

As a shooter, Declan Gallagher had 15 shots fired this season. He is a threat to score, but should not be considered a main threat. Declan Gallagher has 4 shots on target this season. He is capable of taking shots that can turn into goals.

Declan Gallagher has 24 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Motherwell FC teammates, Declan Gallagher had 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Declan Gallagher has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Declan Gallagher has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 26 fouls this season. He has drawn 11 fouls this season in SPL action.

Tony Watt FW

As a shooter, Tony Watt had 45 shots fired this season. He is a persistent threat to score, at least by his efforts to try to take shots. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Tony Watt had 19 shots on target this season. He is a sharpshooter, his ability to constantly threaten to score makes him a top focus for defenses.

Tony Watt has 21 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Motherwell FC teammates, Tony Watt had 3 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Tony Watt has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Tony Watt has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 37 fouls this season. He has drawn 52 fouls this season in SPL action.

Bevis Mugabi DF

Bevis Mugabi has 13 shots fired this season. He is a threat to score, but should not be considered a main threat. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Bevis Mugabi had 5 shots on target this season. He is capable of taking shots that can turn into goals.

As a scorer, Bevis Mugabi had 20 goals this season. He is not a goal-scorer, but maybe one day he will! Bevis Mugabi has 2 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Bevis Mugabi has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Bevis Mugabi has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 19 fouls this season. He has drawn 9 fouls this season in SPL action.

Mark O’Hara MF,DF

As a shooter, Mark O’Hara had 22 shots fired this season. He is a threat to score, but should not be considered a main threat. Mark O’Hara has 8 shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

Mark O’Hara has 20 goals scored this season. He is not a goal-scorer, but maybe one day he will! Mark O’Hara has 4 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Mark O’Hara has 3 Yellow Cards this season. Mark O’Hara has 3 Red Cards this season. He has committed 28 fouls this season. He has drawn 14 fouls this season in SPL action.

Ricki Lamie DF

As a shooter, Ricki Lamie had 10 shots fired this season. His role is to not be a scoring threat, defenses are shutting him down quite easily and/or he is just a passive player when it comes to scoring attempts. Ricki Lamie has 2 shots on target this season. He does not have enough shots on goal to really be respected.

Ricki Lamie has 17 goals scored this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Motherwell FC teammates, Ricki Lamie had 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Ricki Lamie has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Ricki Lamie has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 22 fouls this season. He has drawn 17 fouls this season in SPL action.

Liam Polworth MF

As a shooter, Liam Polworth had 26 shots fired this season. He is a persistent threat to score, at least by his efforts to try to take shots. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Liam Polworth had 3 shots on target this season. He is capable of taking shots that can turn into goals.

As a scorer, Liam Polworth had 16 goals this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. Liam Polworth has 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Liam Polworth has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Liam Polworth has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 11 fouls this season. He has drawn 40 fouls this season in SPL action.

St Johnstone FC Team Stats

The St Johnstone FC Offensive Stats and Metrics

St Johnstone FC scored 0.66 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. This is an inconsistent offense that is capable of showing potency. St Johnstone FC scored those goals off assists 758.0% of the time, which in per 90 minutes terms came out to 5 assists. This offense finds ways to score by sharing the ball and that is quite nice to watch.

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, St Johnstone FC was able to score on 0.26 of their shots on target. The quality of the shots on goal and the accuracy of these shots are inconsistent.

Since we are discussing shots on goal, St Johnstone FC attempts 3.34 shots on target per 90 minutes of regulation. This offense falls in the middle when it comes to the number of shots on goal they take per game. 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 27.0% of their shots ended up requiring a goalkeeper challenge. The shot quality of all shots attempted has been poor. Inefficient shot attempts are a problem.

St Johnstone FC Defensive Stats and Metrics

St Johnstone FC gave up -2.88 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. St Johnstone FC plays below-average defense and puts a lot of pressure on their offense to score to make up for it. When it comes to the stress put on goalkeepers, 0.05 shots were saved by St Johnstone FC goalkeepers this season on a per 90 minute basis. Fans are holding their breath when the ball crosses over into their defensive territory.

When it comes to the saves percentage, 4900.0% of shots on target were saved by St Johnstone FC goalkeepers. The struggles are real when it comes to defending shots on target. St Johnstone FC goalkeepers were able to get a clean sheet 6% of the time. This defense and goalkeeping crew is capable of having a clean sheet, the consistency is just not there.







St Johnstone FC Utility Stats

St Johnstone FC tried 2.17 crosses per 90 minutes of action. St Johnstone FC is in the top 25 percentile in crosses per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, St Johnstone FC had 21.83 interceptions. This puts St Johnstone FC in the top 33 percentile in the league in interceptions per 90 minutes. St Johnstone FC has committed 0.14 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 12.83 fouls per 90 minutes of action. This puts St Johnstone FC in the top 57 percentile in the league in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, St Johnstone FC committed an offside 13.03 times. This puts St Johnstone FC in the top 83 percentile in the league in offside turnovers.

Motherwell FC Team Stats

The Motherwell FC Offensive Stats and Metrics

Motherwell FC scored 0.61 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. This is an inconsistent offense that is capable of showing potency. Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Motherwell FC was able to score 4 goals off assists. This offense does not always score off an assist, but they sometimes have more heroic moments.

Motherwell FC converted on 0.23 of attempted shots on goal. The shots generated from this offense would be deemed below average.

Since we are discussing shots on goal, Motherwell FC attempts 3.39 shots on target per 90 minutes of regulation. This offense falls in the middle when it comes to the number of shots on goal they take per game. Continuing on the subject of shots on target, Motherwell FC is able to get 31.3% of their shots to be on goal(target). The shots are not reaching the goalkeeper enough, they must improve.

Motherwell FC Defensive Stats and Metrics

Motherwell FC gave up -4.05 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. There is nothing remarkable about their defensive effort. This is a generally average defense. When it comes to the stress put on goalkeepers, 0.06 shots were saved by Motherwell FC goalkeepers this season on a per 90 minute basis. Fans are holding their breath when the ball crosses over into their defensive territory.

When it comes to the saves percentage, 8000.0% of shots on target were saved by Motherwell FC goalkeepers. This defense and goalkeeper effort can be better when it comes to their ability to prevent shots on target from becoming goals. Motherwell FC goalkeepers were able to get a clean sheet 7% of the time. Their ability to shut opponents out is extremely strong.

Motherwell FC Utility Stats

Per 90 minutes of action, Motherwell FC had 2.11 crosses of the ball on the pitch. This puts Motherwell FC in the top 33 percentile in the league in crosses per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Motherwell FC had 17.82 interceptions. Motherwell FC is in the top 83 percentile in intercepted passes per 90 minutes. Motherwell FC has committed 0.0 fouls per 90 minutes of action. Motherwell FC is in the top 28 percentile in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Motherwell FC drew 12.29 fouls per 90 minutes of action. This puts Motherwell FC in the top 83 percentile in the league in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Motherwell FC committed an offside 12.04 times. Motherwell FC is in the top 50 percentile in offside calls against them.

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


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