The leaders of Scottish premier league will now welcome Patrick Thistle in an upcoming game on 3rd December 2014. Here is the match preview, head to head and prediction of Celtic vs Patrick Thistle. The will be played at home ground of the most successful team i.e. Celtic Park. The forty five times champions of domestic league are again the strongest competitor to win this game. Can they maintain their winning run against the jags?
Celtic vs Patrick Thistle Time, Preview
|Competition||Scottish Premiership 2014–15|
|Date||3 December 2014|
|Seating capacity||60,832 spectators|
|Home team||The Hoops|
|Away team||The Jags|
|Telecast Channels||Celtic TV|
Patrick Thistle: LWDLD
Home side have successfully qualified for the round of 16 in UEFA Europa league even after defeat against Dinamo Zagreb. Celtic pressed hard for an equalizer in the second half but substitute Naby Keita added a late third goal to seal the victory for the Austrians.
The Jags are currently at the ninth spot in current standings of Scottish Premier league after playing thirteen games. They have collected 15 points so far. Win against the hoops can take them to eight spot above St Johnstone.
Celtic vs Patrick Thistle Head to Head
Both teams have played eighteen games against each other. The head to head record of Celtic have better as compared to their rivals. They have won fifteen game out of last 18 H2H and have lost just one game so far. The Maryhil Magyars have won just one game against the strongest side of Scotland.
Last time, both teams faced each other on 30 October 2014. That was a comfortable win of Celtic by 6–0. They have won all head to head games out of last 5 head to head games.
In all meetings, home side have scored 45 goals against the Harry Wraggs and have conceded 13 goals. In previous 2 meetings, hoops have scored 11 goals and conceded just single goal.
Footballwood’s prediction for this game is 4–1 win of Celtic.