Scottish Premiership Opta Facts - December 27/28
Celtic v Ross County
Celtic are unbeaten in five matches against Ross County (W3 D2).
Ross County's last win at Celtic Park versus the Bhoys was back in April 2010 in the Scottish FA Cup (0-2).
In his last eight appearances in all competitions for Celtic, Anthony Stokes has alternated between scoring and failing to register; he failed to score in his last game and bagged a brace in the reverse fixture earlier this term.
25% of the goals conceded by Celtic this term have come inside the opening 15 minutes; a league-high share.
Celtic have won five straight home games, keeping a clean sheet in three of those matches.
Ross County have failed to record a clean sheet in 17 of their last 18 games.
Dundee v St Mirren
Dundee have scored at least two goals in four of their last five home games (all tiers) against St Mirren.
St Mirren have tasted defeat in three successive matches versus Dundee.
Adam Drury has been directly involved in three of the last four goals recorded by St Mirren (two goals and one assist).
Dundee have lost nine points from winning positions on their own patch this season; a league-high.
St Mirren have lost six consecutive games; they've never lost seven in a row in the top flight.
Kilmarnock v Hamilton
Kilmarnock are unbeaten in four straight matches against Hamilton in the top tier of Scottish football (W1 D3).
Hamilton have conceded just four goals across their last seven visits to Rugby Park, they are unbeaten in that time too (W3 D4).
Tony Andreu has scored 33.3% of Hamilton's goals this term; no player has higher share of team efforts.
Kilmarnock have lost three games in a row at home; they have not managed four straight defeats there since May 2013.
Seven of the last nine goals conceded by Hamilton on the road have come in the second half.
Motherwell v Partick Thistle
Motherwell have won their last three home games versus the Jags; two of those to nil.
Partick Thistle have shipped 10 goals across their last three meetings with Motherwell; an average of 3.3.
Keith Lasley (Motherwell) has conceded a league-high 34 fouls this season.
Motherwell have had just five different goalscorers this campaign; the fewest by any side.
Of the nine goals registered by the Jags on the road this season, only one has come from a set-piece.
St Johnstone v Dundee Utd
St Johnstone have gone four games without defeat against the Terrors at home; letting in just one goal in that time (W2 D2).
Dundee United have fired blanks in four of their last six matches against St Johnstone.
Paul Paton (Dundee United) has registered more assists than any other defender this term (4).
93% of Saints' goals this term have come from inside the penalty area; a league-high share.
There have been 14 different goalscorers for Dundee United this campaign; the most of any team in the division.
Inverness CT v Aberdeen
Inverness Caledonian Thistle have managed to record just one win in five against the Dons (D1 L3).
In their last five visits to Caley Thistle, Aberdeen have only tasted defeat once (W2 D2).
Seven of the last eight goals bagged by Aberdeen have seen the involvement (goals/assists) of Niall McGinn and/or Adam Rooney.
Caley Thistle have managed only one clean sheet in six home games; immediately before that run however, they managed a run of four in a row.
No side has gone ahead in more games than Aberdeen this season (13).