St. Johnstone vs Celtic – Match Predictions & Betting Tips – 05/02/23

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St Johnstone vs Celtic prediction for Sunday’s Scottish Premiership fixture at McBiarmid Stadium. The kickoff for this game is scheduled at 12:00 UK time. Read on for our free prediction betting tips and preview.

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Free Predictions And Betting Picks for St Johnstone vs Celtic

Bookmaker Ratings Prediction One – Celtic Win -1.23

Bookmaker Ratings Prediction Two – Over 2.5 Goals – 1.43

Bookmaker Ratings Prediction Three – Celtic Win First Half and Full-time – 1.59

Celtic Win

Celtic are very much likely to defeat St Johnstone given their fine form this season in the league with just a single loss and a draw in 24 games, winning 22 along the way. The Scottish giants are on a run of six consecutive wins in all competitions since their 2-2 draw away at Rangers and are very much on course to hit their 7th consecutive victory in all competitions. This game is very much expected to be a one-way traffic with Celtic as strong favorites to bag all three points.

Over 2.5 Goals

Celtic are currently the best attacking side in the Scottish Premiership, averaging at least three goals per match this season.They’re expected to continue their prolific scoring record against a struggling St Johnstone side after scoring three against Livingston on Wednesday in the Premiership.

Celtic Win First-Half and Full-time

The last time Celtic failed to win in the first-half of a competitive match this season was away at Aberdeen back in December last year. The Scottish giants have led ten consecutive games at first-half since then, with only one not resulting to full-time victory which was against fellow giants Rangers in a 2-2 draw. Celtic are greatly tipped to ease off St Johnstone even from the first-half given their explosive attacking prowess coupled with St Johnstone’s defensive struggles this season.


Preliminary Review and Match Prediction for Celtic vs Livingston

St Johnstone

After winning away at Motherwell during the week, St Johnstone currently occupy the 8th position on the log. An unlikely win over Celtic may see them leapfrog Aberdeen to 7th and set them up for a charge for a place in next season’s UEFA Conference League.


Celtic sit in comfortable 1st position with just a loss and a draw as dropped points this season. A win over St Johnstone on Sunday will see them further their charge for a second consecutive league title with Rangers struggling to catch up with their blistering form this season. Boasting the league’s best attack and defence, the league leaders are strong favorites to take the maximum points against a Struggling St Johnstone side.

St. Johnstone vs Celtic – H2H

  • Celtic 4:1 St. Johnstone
  • St. Johnstone 1:2 Celtic
  • Celtic 7:0 St. Johnstone

Safe Bet

Celtic have been rock solid in the Scottish top flight this season with 22 wins from a possible 24, and with six consecutive wins since their draw at Rangers, Celtic are expected to hit a 7th consecutive win against a struggling St Johnstone. In this vein, We will back the “Celtic Win” as the safest bet to stake on this game. This selection has an odd of 1.22 on 22bet.

Please note that this bet does not guarantee that you will win 100% of the time. However, it increases your chances of winning to the greatest extent possible.

Get Quick Rich Bet

To take a more risky bet and make a higher profit we will back the 0-3 away win correct score option when both teams faceoff On Sunday. This selection has the odd of 7.5 on 22Bet.

St Johnstone vs Celtic Team News

St Johnstone will be without Murray Davidson and Chris Kane through injury, while Celtic will be missing James McCarthy through injury.

St Johnstone vs Celtic Probable Lineups?

St Johnstone (5-3-2) Matthews; Montgomery, Considine, Gordon, Mitchell, Wright; McPherson, Hallberg, Philips; Clark, May.

Celtic (4-3-3) Hart; Taylor, Starfelt, Carter-Vickers, Johnston; Hatate, McGregor, O’Riley; Maeda, Furuhashi, Jota.

Most Popular FAQ for St Johnstone vs Celtic

Who won the last meeting between these teams?

Celtic defeated St Johnstone 4-1 the last time both sides faced-off in the Premiership in December 2022.

Where will this match be played?

Sunday’s game between St Johnstone vs Celtic will be played at McDiarmid Park which is the home ground of St Johnstone.

Which bookmaker has the best odds for this fixture?

We recommend checking out the odds at 22Bet for St Johnstone vs Celtic

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