FootyMAD's Celtic match preview
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Saturday, 21st November 2009
FootyMad attempt to assist you with their form guide as Dundee United take on Celtic in a Scottish Premier match on Sunday, 22nd November 2009 at 12:30.
Dundee Utd. prepare to entertain Celtic at Tannadice Park at lunchtime on Sunday, needing to improve on a poor record between the sides. The visitors have won 39 of the 81 previous games, with the The Terrors winning just 24.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Tannadice Park was less than a year ago, in March 2009, where the two teams cancelled each other out in an enthralling 2-2 draw in a Scottish Premier match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2009/2010||Sat 12 Sep||Celtic||1 - 1||Dundee Utd.||SPL|
|2008/2009||Tue 12 May||Celtic||2 - 1||Dundee Utd.||SPL|
|2008/2009||Sun 22 Mar||Dundee Utd.||2-2||Celtic||SPL|
|2008/2009||Wed 28 Jan||Celtic||0 - 0||Dundee Utd.||SLGC|
|2008/2009||Sat 03 Jan||Celtic||2 - 2||Dundee Utd.||SPL|
|2008/2009||Sun 17 Aug||Dundee Utd.||1 - 1||Celtic||SPL|
|2007/2008||Thu 22 May||Dundee Utd.||0 - 1||Celtic||SPL|
Recent respective form guides
Dundee United are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. The The Terrors's have scored 6 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 7.
The away form of Celtic however, is much more impressive, with 3 victories and just 1 loss from the last six. The games have constituted a decent return of 12 goals for the The Bhoys, and 4 goals against.
Dundee Utd. lie just outside the playoff positions in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, picking up 19 points from their 10 games so far. Celtic are leading the way in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, with their 11 games giving them a return of 24 points.
For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Your FootyMad panel thinks that Dundee Utd.'s indifferent home form is due to continue with a narrow home defeat against Celtic. Away win
|Dundee Utd.||Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.|
Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
|Celtic||Previous 2 away games have finished all-square.|
Not won in previous 2 away matches.
Drawn each of the last 2 games.
No win in the 2 most recent games.