Celtic vs Kilmarnock – Preview, Tips and Odds

Scotland: Premiership
Celtic
Full Time
2:0
Kilmarnock
Highlights and Stats


Celtic Park will be the venue of the game between Celtic and Kilmarnock that will unfold on Saturday, as part of the 21st round of the Premiership. The home side in the pending showdown sits on the 1st spot in the standings after collecting 55 points so far. Their opponents from Kilmarnock are occupying 9th place on 20 points.

Celtic vs Kilmarnock Head to Head

TeamLast Game 2022/08/14Last 20 Games
Celtic
win
  • ?
  • Waway
  • Waway
  • Whome
  • Daway
  • Whome
  • Waway
  • Whome
  • Whome
  • Waway
  • Whome
  • Laway
  • Dhome
  • Laway
  • Dhome
  • Waway
  • Whome
  • Waway
  • Whome
  • Waway
  • Dhome
Kilmarnock
loss
  • ?
  • Lhome
  • Lhome
  • Laway
  • Dhome
  • Laway
  • Lhome
  • Laway
  • Laway
  • Lhome
  • Laway
  • Whome
  • Daway
  • Whome
  • Daway
  • Lhome
  • Laway
  • Lhome
  • Laway
  • Lhome
  • Daway

Worth Mentioning

The last match between the sides concluded in an away win for Celtic, with the final score of 5:0. The two opponents faced each other on the 14th of August 2022. Celtic are boasting a string of three sequential victories and have avoided defeat in the previous ten games. Across the most recent 10 H2H encounters, being the hosting side has not proven to be an advantage as the end results were 5 home triumphs and 4 away wins. The result was a draw in only 1 of the last 10 clashes. The last five meetings ended with three producing over 2.5 goals and two witnessing goals at both ends of the pitch. Throughout the extent of this period, Celtic kept a clean sheet three times and Kilmarnock experienced difficulties stopping their opponents from netting goals and conceded in all five. The latest five matches ended with 3.40 goals on average.

Celtic vs Kilmarnock Last Games Averages

*Average Metrics based on available data from last 20 games

CelticKilmarnock
  • Goals

    2.15
    0.55
  • Fouls

    9.82
    13.82
  • Corners

    5.73
    3.82
  • Offsides

    1.36
    2.55
  • Cards

    1.55
    2.36
  • Posession

    66%
    34%

Celtic Form

  • ?
  • Daway
  • Waway
  • Whome
  • Whome
  • Waway
  • Whome
  • Waway
  • Whome
  • Laway
  • Dhome

On January 2nd Celtic ended in an entertaining 2:2 draw with Rangers away from home in a Premiership encounter. It appears location has little to no impact on how Celtic’s previous 10 clashes unfolded. These ended in 5 home victories and 4 triumphs for the visiting sides. Only 1 of the last 10 clashes ended in a draw. Four of the last five games produced over 2.5 goals and three witnessed goals at both ends. In the course of that period, Celtic did not concede on two occasions. At the same time they netted at least a single goal in all of their matches. Judging by the numbers, the team’s preceding 5 outings saw an average of 3.40 goals.
  • Goals
    2.30
  • Fouls
    9.80
  • Corners
    8.50
  • Offsides
    1.30
  • Cards
    1.40
  • Posession
    67%
LeagueDateTeam 1Team 2Team 1 ScoreTeam 2 ScoreForm
Premier League2023/01/02RangersCeltic22 D
Premier League2022/12/28HibernianCeltic04 W
Premier League2022/12/24CelticSt. Johnstone41 W
Premier League2022/12/21CelticLivingston21 W
Premier League2022/12/17AberdeenCeltic01 W
Premier League2022/11/12CelticRoss County21 W
Premier League2022/11/09MotherwellCeltic12 W
Premier League2022/11/05CelticDundee United42 W
UEFA Champions League2022/11/02Real MadridCeltic51 L
UEFA Champions League2022/10/25CelticShakhtar Donetsk11 D

Kilmarnock Form

  • ?
  • Dhome
  • Whome
  • Daway
  • Laway
  • Whome
  • Laway
  • Lhome
  • Laway
  • Whome
  • Daway

Kilmarnock’s last match was against St. Mirren on Monday and it finished in a boring 0:0 draw at home. Currently, the club is on a streak of three games without a win, recording two draws and one win. Being the host turned out very beneficial in Kilmarnock’s recent ten clashes, as the sides performing on home ground triumphed in six and lost only one. Three of their most recent five clashes produced more than 2.5 goals with three seeing both of the sides netting goals. Within this time frame Kilmarnock were successful in keeping two clean sheets and failed to score in just one. The total goals scored across the team’s last five outings amounted to 12.
  • Goals
    0.90
  • Fouls
    11.20
  • Corners
    3.90
  • Offsides
    1.70
  • Cards
    1.80
  • Posession
    50%
LeagueDateTeam 1Team 2Team 1 ScoreTeam 2 ScoreForm
Premier League2023/01/02KilmarnockSt. Mirren00 D
Premier League2022/12/28KilmarnockAberdeen21 W
Premier League2022/12/23MotherwellKilmarnock22 D
Premier League2022/12/17Heart of MidlothianKilmarnock31 L
Premier League2022/11/12KilmarnockHibernian10 W
Premier League2022/11/09Dundee UnitedKilmarnock40 L
Premier League2022/11/04KilmarnockLivingston23 L
Premier League2022/10/29St. JohnstoneKilmarnock10 L
Premier League2022/10/22KilmarnockRoss County10 W
Premier League2022/10/15St. MirrenKilmarnock00 D

Formations and Lineups

Celtic

Formation:4-3-3
  • G1Joe Hart
  • D2Alistair Johnston
  • D20Cameron Carter-Vickers
  • D4Carl Starfelt
  • D25Alexandro Bernabei
  • M13Aaron Mooy
  • M42Callum McGregor
  • M41Reo Hatate
  • F17Jota
  • F8Kyogo Furuhashi
  • F38Daizen Maeda
1 Joe Hart 2 Alistair Johnston 20 Cameron Carter-Vickers 4 Carl Starfelt 25 Alexandro Bernabei 13 Aaron Mooy 42 Callum McGregor 41 Reo Hatate 17 Jota 8 Kyogo Furuhashi 38 Daizen Maeda

Kilmarnock

Formation:5-3-2
  • G20Sam Walker
  • D2Lewis Mayo
  • D19Joe Wright
  • D5Ash Taylor
  • D6Christopher Stokes
  • D33Ben Chrisene
  • M4Alan Power
  • M31Liam Polworth
  • M7Rory McKenzie
  • F16Scott Robinson
  • F23Kyle Vassell
20 Sam Walker 2 Lewis Mayo 19 Joe Wright 5 Ash Taylor 6 Christopher Stokes 33 Ben Chrisene 4 Alan Power 31 Liam Polworth 7 Rory McKenzie 16 Scott Robinson 23 Kyle Vassell

Match Details

CelticvsKilmarnock
  • 85`
    (in) K. McInroy(out) R. McKenzie
  • 83`
    (in) D. Turnbull(out) R. Hatate
  • 83`
    (in) J. Forrest(out) D. Maeda
  • 75`
    (in) F. Murray(out) L. Polworth
  • 64`
    (in) B. Lyons(out) A. Power
  • 64`
    (in) D. Armstrong(out) S. Robinson
  • 64`
    (in) C. Doidge(out) K. Vassell
  • 63`
    (in) M. O'Riley(out) A. Mooy
  • 63`
    (in) L. Abada(out) Jota
  • 63`
    (in) G. Giakoumakis(out) K. Furuhashi
  • 51`
    A. Taylor (o.g.)
    2 - 0
  • 45`
    JotaD. Maeda
    1 - 0

Players Ratings

CelticvsKilmarnock
  • 4Carl Starfelt
    8 / 10
  • 17Jota
    7.9 / 10
  • 38Daizen Maeda
    7.9 / 10
  • 20Cameron Carter-Vickers
    7.5 / 10
  • 41Reo Hatate
    7.5 / 10
  • 33Matt O'Riley
    7.3 / 10
  • 2Alistair Johnston
    7.2 / 10
  • 7Giorgos Giakoumakis
    7.2 / 10
  • 42Callum McGregor
    7 / 10
  • 1Joe Hart
    6.9 / 10
  • 14David Turnbull
    6.9 / 10
  • 11Liel Abada
    6.9 / 10
  • 8Kyogo Furuhashi
    6.7 / 10
  • 13Aaron Mooy
    6.6 / 10
  • 49James Forrest
    6.6 / 10
  • 25Alexandro Bernabei
    6.5 / 10
  • 20Sam Walker
    7.6 / 10
  • 15Fraser Murray
    7.3 / 10
  • 31Liam Polworth
    7.2 / 10
  • 5Ash Taylor
    6.9 / 10
  • 4Alan Power
    6.9 / 10
  • 17Bradley Lyons
    6.9 / 10
  • 33Ben Chrisene
    6.7 / 10
  • 7Rory McKenzie
    6.5 / 10
  • 16Scott Robinson
    6.5 / 10
  • 2Lewis Mayo
    6.3 / 10
  • 19Joe Wright
    6.3 / 10
  • 6Christopher Stokes
    6.3 / 10
  • 21Kerr Mcinroy
    6.3 / 10
  • 26Christian Doidge
    6.3 / 10
  • 11Danny Armstrong
    6.2 / 10
  • 23Kyle Vassell
    6 / 10

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