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 42 games played, Saints have recorded 20 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:|
|2007/2008||Sat 01 Dec||Partick Th.||2 - 2||St. Johnstone||SCD1|
|2007/2008||Sat 15 Sep||St. Johnstone||2-1||Partick Th.||SCD1|
|2007/2008||Tue 28 Aug||Partick Th.||0 - 0||St. Johnstone||SLGC|
|2006/2007||Tue 13 Mar||Partick Th.||2 - 0||St. Johnstone||SCD1|
|2006/2007||Sat 10 Mar||St. Johnstone||2 - 0||Partick Th.||SCD1|
|2006/2007||Sat 04 Nov||St. Johnstone||2 - 0||Partick Th.||SCD1|
|2006/2007||Sat 09 Sep||Partick Th.||1 - 5||St. Johnstone||SCD1|
Recent respective form guides
St. Johnstone haven't lost in their last six home matches, but have drawn four of them. A total of 11 goals have been scored by the Saints in those games, with 6 conceded.
Partick Th. have an average recent record on the road, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. The The Jags's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 10 goals for and 9 against.
St. Johnstone are just outside the promotion places, in 3rd, having taken 29 points from 20 games. Partick Th.'s 25 points from 20 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 5th position.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
None of the two sides are showing much worthwhile form at present, so the Madmen can look no further than a single point for the Saints. Score draw
|St. Johnstone||Unbeaten in the last 12 home games.|
Unbeaten run of 4 matches.
|Partick Th.||11 games since last away draw.|
No win in the 4 most recent games.