SPL Opta facts: 3-4 November 2012
SPL Opta facts: 3-4 November 2012
Dundee v Hearts
Dundee's only victory of the SPL season so far came in their 1-0 victory over Hearts at Tynecastle in September.
Hearts are unbeaten in their last nine SPL away trips to play Dundee (W3 D6).
Dundee are yet to win a point in any of their five home games in the SPL this season.
Dundee have scored the fewest goals (4) and conceded the most goals (22) in the SPL this season.
All four of the goals that Dundee have scored this season in the SPL have arrived before the 25 minute mark.
Hibernian v St Mirren
Hibs have drawn two and lost one of their last three SPL home games versus St Mirren; this after winning their previous five in a row at Easter Road against them.
Hibernian have won more points at home (11) in the SPL this season than any other side.
Hibs have committed more fouls than any other side in the SPL this season (153).
Leigh Griffiths has netted nine goals in his 10 SPL games for Hibs this season and is the SPL top goalscorer.
St Mirren have lost three successive SPL games and have failed to net in the last 221 minutes of SPL action.
Kilmarnock v Inverness CT
Killie have won only one of their last six SPL games against Inverness CT (W1 D3 L2).
The last two SPL meetings between these two sides at Rugby Park have seen 16 goals scored.
Caley Thistle have scored in all 11 of their SPL games this season and are the only side to have done so.
Inverness CT's SPL games this season have averaged 3.8 goals a game - the highest average in the SPL in 2012-13.
Kilmarnock are the most fouled side in the SPL this season, winning 140 fouls.
Inverness CT (25Y, 4R) have been given more cards than any other side in the SPL this term.
Ross County v Aberdeen
These two sides played out a 0-0 draw against one another earlier this season - their only previous SPL meeting.
Aberdeen are currently on a 10 match unbeaten run in the SPL (W4 D6), having not lost since the opening day of the season.
There have been just 2.1 goals per game scored in games involving Aberdeen this season; the lowest ratio in the SPL.
Aberdeen goalkeeper Jamie Langfield has saved 76% of shots that he has faced in the SPL this season; the best rate by an SPL keeper this term.
Niall McGinn has scored in five successive SPL games for Aberdeen.
St Johnstone v Motherwell
Motherwell have won six of their last nine SPL games against St Johnstone (W6 D1 L2)
St Johnstone have only been able to beat Motherwell once in their last 11 home games against them in the SPL (W1 D4 L6).
Motherwell have not won any of their last five SPL games (D1 L3) and have failed to score in their last three in a row.
Motherwell have not kept a clean sheet in any of their last nine SPL games - the longest current run in the league.
Michael Higdon has attempted 27 shots this season in the SPL; only Hibs' Leigh Griffiths has attempted more (34).
Dundee United v Celtic
Dundee United won their last SPL fixture against Celtic (2-1 in May) - this after winning just one point from a possible 27 in the nine SPL meetings with the Hoops prior to this.
Celtic's SPL record against Dundee United is fantastic, having lost only three of their 50 SPL games against them (W37 D10).
Both Dundee United and Celtic have kept five clean sheets in the SPL this season; no side have kept more.
Adam Matthews has assisted five goals in his seven SPL appearances for Celtic so far this season.
The Tangerines have scored only two goals in their last 551 minutes of SPL action.