Dundee Utd. face a trip to St. Johnstone at McDiarmid Park on Tuesday evening, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 62 games played, The Terrors have recorded 21 wins, and St. Johnstone have come away with 26 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in April 2010, with Dundee Utd. inflicting a narrow 0 - 1 defeat upon the Saints in a Scottish Premier match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2010/2011||Sat 25 Sep||Dundee Utd.||1 - 0||St. Johnstone||SPL|
|2009/2010||Mon 05 Apr||St. Johnstone||0 - 1||Dundee Utd.||SPL|
|2009/2010||Sat 06 Feb||St. Johnstone||0 - 1||Dundee Utd.||SFAC|
|2009/2010||Wed 27 Jan||Dundee Utd.||3 - 3||St. Johnstone||SPL|
|2009/2010||Tue 27 Oct||St. Johnstone||2 - 1||Dundee Utd.||SLGC|
|2009/2010||Sat 26 Sep||St. Johnstone||2 - 3||Dundee Utd.||SPL|
|2006/2007||Tue 19 Sep||St. Johnstone||3 - 0||Dundee Utd.||SLGC|
Recent respective form guides
St. Johnstone have lost just once in their last six home games, winning four and drawing the other one. These games have seen the Saints score just 6 goals, though they have conceded 2.
Dundee Utd. have an average recent record on the road, losing only 1 of the last six, but drawing 4 of them. The The Terrors's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 7 goals for and 6 against.
St. Johnstone see themselves just below half way in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, showing a record of 29 points from their 24 games played so far, Dundee Utd. see themselves just below half way in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, showing a record of 29 points from their 22 games played so far,
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|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
FootyMad's prediction ...
This promises to be an excellent test for the in-form The Terrors, but one which I believe will end in stalemate. Score draw
|St. Johnstone||Won 3 successive home games.|
4 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 5 .
|Dundee Utd.||An overall losing run of 2 games.|
No win in the 2 most recent games.