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Rupert Wyman 12th Jan 2012 - 16:48

SPL Opta Facts - 14th January

Statistics and facts to help your football betting are available every week at William Hill courtesy of Opta Sportsdata, Europe's leading provider of sports performance statistics.

St Johnstone v Rangers

  • Rangers have won 10 of their last 12 SPL games against the Saints (W10 D1 L1).
  • St Johnstone have failed to score in their last four league meetings with the Gers.
  • Rangers have never failed to score in 11 games at St Johnstone in the SPL.
  • The Teddy Bears have only lost a higher proportion of SPL games at Celtic Park (56%) than they have at St Johnstone in the SPL (27%, 3/11).
  • None of the last eight league games at McDiarmid Park have ended in a draw (four Saints' wins, four defeats).
  • Rangers have lost three of their last four SPL games on the road.
  • Prior to this run, the Gers had lost just three of their last 30 away from home in the league.
  • St Johnstone have dropped just two points after taking the league in the SPL this season, the joint-fewest in the competition (with Hearts).
  • Rangers have opened the scoring in the most SPL games this season (18).

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Aberdeen v Kilmarnock

  • Aberdeen have won only one of their last seven league meetings with Killie (W1 D1 L5).
  • However the Dons have only lost two of their last 12 against Kilmarnock at Pittodrie (W6 D4 L2).
  • Aberdeen have lost only one of their last six SPL games (W3 D2 L1).
  • Kilmarnock have won just one of their last 14 league away matches (W1 D6 L7).
  • Killie have only failed to score in one of their last nine league matches.
  • 48% of Aberdeen's league goals this season have come from set pieces, the highest proportion in the SPL.

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Celtic v Dundee United

  • United have never won at Celtic Park in the SPL (W0 D6 L19).
  • It is 19 years since United last won away at Celtic in the league in the 1992/93 season.
  • Overall Celtic have won six of their last seven league meetings with the Terrors, drawing the other.
  • Gary Hooper has scored six goals in six appearances against United in the SPL.
  • Celtic are on a run of 10 consecutive SPL wins, their best run within a single season since 2008/09.
  • The Bhoys have conceded just one goal in their last seven league matches combined.
  • Celtic have only lost one of their last 25 league matches at home (W20 D4 L1).
  • Both sides have scored in United's last five SPL games (W2 D2 L1).
  • Dundee United are unbeaten in their last four league matches on the road (W1 D3).
  • United have scored the fewest goals from outside the box in the SPL this season (2) while Celtic have scored the most (12).
  • By contrast, Dundee United have conceded the joint-most goals from distance in this competition (10), while Celtic have conceded the fewest.

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Dunfermline v Hibernian

  • The Pars are unbeaten in their last three league meetings with Hibernian (W2 D1).
  • Dunfermline have won only one of their last nine league games at home to Hibs (W1 D5 L3).
  • Dunfermline have taken just one point from the last 21 available in the league.
  • The Pars have failed to score in their last three SPL games.
  • Hibs are without a win in nine league games, managing just three draws in this run.
  • Hibernian have lost their last three in a row on the road in the league.
  • Dunfermline have scored the highest proportion of their goals in the second half in the SPL this season (75%).

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Hearts v St Mirren

  • Hearts have lost just one of their last 13 SPL meetings with St Mirren (W8 D4 L1).
  • The Jambos have won six of their last seven at home to the Buddies, drawing the other and winning the last four in a row.
  • Despite playing just three games against them, Rudi Skacel has scored more goals against St Mirren than any other side in the SPL.
  • The Jambos have won three of their last four in the league, drawing the other.
  • Only Celtic and Rangers have picked up more points at home in the SPL this season than Hearts (21).
  • St Mirren have only won one of their last eight league games on the road (W1 D3 L4).
  • Both sides have scored in the Buddies' last six league games.
  • Only Celtic have scored more first half goals in the SPL this season than St Mirren (17).
  • The Buddies have scored the fewest second half goals in the SPL this season (5).

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Motherwell v Inverness CT

  • Motherwell have won their last two league games against Inverness, scoring three times in each win.
  • Keith Lasley has scored a 77th-minute goal in the last two meetings between the sides in the SPL.
  • The Steelmen have lost just one of their last 12 league clashes with Caley Thistle (W9 D2 L1).
  • Inverness are without a win in their last seven league visits to Fir Park (D2 L5).
  • Motherwell have lost their last two SPL games: they haven't lost three in a row since February last year.
  • The Steelmen have won only one of their last seven SPL games at home.
  • Caley Thistle are the only side yet to keep a clean sheet in the SPL this season.
  • Inverness' away games have averaged 3.6 goals per game in the league this season.

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