FootyMAD's Ross County match preview

Last updated : 07 November 2008 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the St. Johnstone v Ross County fixture

St. Johnstone prepare to entertain Ross County at McDiarmid Park on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve on a record of draws against their opponents.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at McDiarmid Park was two seasons ago, in January 2007, the Saints carving out a narrow 2-1 victory in a Scottish Division One match.

For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here

Recent encounters between the teams:
2008/2009Sat 13 SepRoss County1 - 2St. JohnstoneSCD1
2008/2009Sat 26 JulRoss County2 - 1St. JohnstoneSCC
2007/2008Tue 12 FebRoss County0 - 1St. JohnstoneSFAC
2007/2008Wed 05 SepRoss County0 - 2St. JohnstoneSCC
2006/2007Sat 03 MarRoss County1 - 1St. JohnstoneSCD1
2006/2007Tue 02 JanSt. Johnstone2-1Ross CountySCD1
2006/2007Wed 22 NovRoss County2 - 2St. JohnstoneSCD1

Recent respective form guides

St. Johnstone are showing reasonable home form, having won four and lost two from the last six played. A total of 12 goals have been scored by the Saints in those games, with 7 conceded.

The County have had a decent run of form away from home recently, coming away with three points on 3 occasions, but drawing 1 and losing 2. A generous 7 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.

St. Johnstone are leading the way in the Irn Bru Scottish Division One, with their 12 games giving them a return of 23 points. Ross County see themselves just below half way in the Irn Bru Scottish Division One, showing a record of 16 points from their 12 games played so far,

For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
St. Johnstone651013416
Ross County650114415

FootyMad's prediction ...

The match against Ross County is certainly an interesting one with me deciding its going to end up with a victory for the Saints in a close run game. Home Win

Sequence statistics:
St. Johnstone Won 3 successive home games.
8 games since last home draw.
Won their latest 5 matches.
Not drawn a match in their last 5 .
Ross County 6 games since last away draw.
Last drawn game 12 outings ago.