St. Johnstone face a trip to Ross County at Victoria Park on Saturday afternoon, having the edge over their hosts in previous meetings. The visitors have won 6 of the 14 previous games, with the hosts winning just 4.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was earlier this season, with St. Johnstone inflicting a narrow 1 - 2 defeat upon the County in a Scottish Division One match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2008/2009||Sat 08 Nov||St. Johnstone||2 - 1||Ross County||SCD1|
|2008/2009||Sat 13 Sep||Ross County||1 - 2||St. Johnstone||SCD1|
|2008/2009||Sat 26 Jul||Ross County||2 - 1||St. Johnstone||SCC|
|2007/2008||Tue 12 Feb||Ross County||0 - 1||St. Johnstone||SFAC|
|2007/2008||Wed 05 Sep||Ross County||0 - 2||St. Johnstone||SCC|
|2006/2007||Sat 03 Mar||Ross County||1 - 1||St. Johnstone||SCD1|
|2006/2007||Tue 02 Jan||St. Johnstone||2 - 1||Ross County||SCD1|
Recent respective form guides
Ross County have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 11 to 9.
The Saints have had a decent run of form away from home recently, unbeaten in the last six, but with four of them resulting in draws. The Saints's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 9 goals for and 7 against.
Ross County's 25 points from 18 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 5th position. St. Johnstone are leading the way in the Irn Bru Scottish Division One, with their 19 games giving them a return of 36 points.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
St. Johnstone are not doing too bad on their travels, and I think they should continue by carving out a narrow victory at Ross County. Away win
|Ross County||Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.|
Not drawn a match in their last 4 .
|St. Johnstone||Previous 3 away games have finished all-square.|
Not won in previous 3 away matches.
15 games since last defeat.