St. Johnstone prepare to entertain Partick Thistle at McDiarmid Park on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 38 games played, Saints have recorded 17 wins, and Partick Th. have come away with 8 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at McDiarmid Park was earlier this season, the Saints carving out a narrow 2-1 victory in a Scottish Division One match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2004/2005||Sat 04 Dec||Partick Th.||0 - 4||St. Johnstone||SCD1|
|2004/2005||Sat 25 Sep||St. Johnstone||2-1||Partick Th.||SCD1|
|1996/1997||Sat 12 Apr||Partick Th.||0 - 4||St. Johnstone||SCD1|
|1996/1997||Mon 13 Jan||St. Johnstone||0 - 0||Partick Th.||SCD1|
|1996/1997||Tue 19 Nov||Partick Th.||0 - 4||St. Johnstone||SCD1|
|1996/1997||Sat 07 Sep||St. Johnstone||2 - 0||Partick Th.||SCD1|
|1993/1994||Sat 16 Apr||St. Johnstone||1 - 0||Partick Th.||SPL|
Recent respective form guides
St. Johnstone have lost just once in their last six home games, winning four and drawing the other one. A total of 10 goals have been scored by the Saints in those games, with 4 conceded.
In complete contrast to St. Johnstone, Partick Th. are having a torrid time on their travels, attaining just 3 draws from the previous six away games. While the The Jags have hit 4 goals, 9 have hit the back of the wrong net.
St. Johnstone are just outside the promotion places, in 3rd, having taken 34 points from 23 games. Partick Th. are stuck down in the relegation zone of Bells Scottish Division One with a return of just 25 points from their 23 games thus far.
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|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
FootyMad's prediction ...
St. Johnstone may be coming up against a decent side in Partick Th., but I do believe that its going to result in a narrow home win for the Saints. Home Win
|St. Johnstone||5 games since last home draw.|
Latest 3 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
|Partick Th.||Not won in previous 12 away matches.|