St. Johnstone prepare to entertain Raith Rovers at McDiarmid Park on Saturday evening, looking to continue an impressive record. The Saints are clearly on top, having won 19 and lost only 9 of the 37 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at McDiarmid Park was earlier this season, with Raith Rovers inflicting a narrow 0-1 defeat upon the Saints in a Scottish Division One match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2003/2004||Sat 29 Nov||Raith Rovers||1 - 4||St. Johnstone||SCD1|
|2003/2004||Sat 20 Sep||St. Johnstone||0-1||Raith Rovers||SCD1|
|1994/1995||Sat 29 Apr||St. Johnstone||1 - 2||Raith Rovers||SCD1|
|1994/1995||Sat 31 Dec||Raith Rovers||2 - 0||St. Johnstone||SCD1|
|1994/1995||Sat 22 Oct||St. Johnstone||3 - 1||Raith Rovers||SCD1|
|1994/1995||Sat 13 Aug||Raith Rovers||1 - 1||St. Johnstone||SCD1|
|1993/1994||Sat 26 Mar||St. Johnstone||2 - 0||Raith Rovers||SPL|
Recent respective form guides
St. Johnstone have only collected 1 win and 3 draws from the last six home games played. While Saints have scored 8, a worringly large 12 have been leaked at the other end.
The away form of Raith Rovers is pretty dire, managing a paltry 2 draws from the last six matches. While the Rovers have hit 6 goals, 10 have hit the back of the wrong net.
St. Johnstone see themselves just below half way in the Bells Scottish Division One, showing a record of 31 points from their 20 games played so far, Raith Rovers are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 19 points from 20 matches.
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|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
FootyMad's prediction ...
Attention punters! I see this as an opportunity for the Saints to get the show back on the road by taking all the three points available. Home Win
|St. Johnstone||Failed to win in previous 5 home matches.|
Not won in the 7 most recent games.
|Raith Rovers||Not won in previous 7 away matches.|
No win in the 2 most recent games.