St. Johnstone vs Rangers prediction, odds & betting tips – 18/02/2024

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St Johnstone - Rangers

Scotland Premiership - McDiarmid Park


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St Mirren's Scott Tanser (left) and Rangers' Cyriel Dessers battle for the ball during the cinch Premiership match at The SMISA Stadium, Paisley. Picture date: Saturday January 27, 2024. – Photo by Icon Sport

Rangers have managed to come back strong and once again compete for the Scottish Premiership title and games like the one versus St. Johnstone can't be allowed to be lost.

St. Johnstone vs Rangers predictions: Rangers continuing a winning streak

St. Johnstone vs Rangers predictions
Our pick

⚽ Both Teams to Score

No

⚽ Total Goals prediction

Under 2.5 Goals

⚽ Half-Time Win

Rangers

It has been seven straight wins for Rangers in all competitions.

Pre-game odds and win probability: Rangers looking as the clear favorite

  • HOME: 10/1 (10.00) – 10%
  • DRAW: 7/1 (7.00) – 14.3%
  • AWAY: 1/4 (1.25) – 80%

St. Johnstone has won only five games this season and the home team is placed in the bottom three of the league table.

Last five H2Hs: Rangers won the last four matches against St. Johnstone

Scotland Premiership 20/12/23

Rangers

Rangers

2
St Johnstone

St Johnstone

0

Scotland Premiership 04/11/23

Rangers

Rangers

0
St Johnstone

St Johnstone

0

Scotland Premiership 16/09/23

St Johnstone

St Johnstone

0
Rangers

Rangers

2

Scotland Premiership 28/01/23

Rangers

Rangers

2
St Johnstone

St Johnstone

0

Scotland FA Cup 21/01/23

St Johnstone

St Johnstone

0
Rangers

Rangers

1

Rangers are the only team able to compete with Celtic for the title and that is hardly a surprise. At this point of the season, they can't afford to lose versus teams like St. Johnstone.

Team news and form guide

St. Johnstone: Hoping for a top-six finish

The home team is in the bottom three of the Scottish Premiership at the moment, but they do have a chance of progressing into the top six which would put them in the Championship Group for the final stage of the season. Drey Wright and Alistair Crawford are injured.

Predicted Lineup: Mitov – K. Smith, Gordon, Considine – Robinson, M. Smith, Keltjens, Olufunwa – Carey – Mbunga Kimpioka, Sidibeh.

Scotland Premiership 19/05/24

W

Motherwell

Motherwell

1

St Johnstone

St Johnstone

2

Scotland Premiership 15/05/24

D

Ross County

Ross County

1

St Johnstone

St Johnstone

1

Scotland Premiership 11/05/24

L

Livingston

Livingston

2

St Johnstone

St Johnstone

1

Scotland Premiership 04/05/24

L

Aberdeen

Aberdeen

1

St Johnstone

St Johnstone

0

Scotland Premiership 27/04/24

L

Hibernian

Hibernian

3

St Johnstone

St Johnstone

1

Rangers: Defending the winning streak

Rangers have been doing a terrific job in rebounding to fight for the title and now are equal on points with Celtic ahead of this weekend's fixtures. Leon Balogun, Kieran Dowell, Abdallah Sima, Kemar Roofe, and Danilo Pereira are set to miss the game.

Predicted Lineup: Butland – Yilmaz, Souttar, Goldson, Tavernier – Lundstram, Lawrence, Matondo, Cantwell, McCausland – Dessers.

Scotland FA Cup 25/05/24

L

Celtic

Celtic

1

Rangers

Rangers

0

Scotland Premiership 18/05/24

D

Hearts

Hearts

3

Rangers

Rangers

3

Scotland Premiership 14/05/24

W

Dundee

Dundee

2

Rangers

Rangers

5

Scotland Premiership 11/05/24

L

Celtic

Celtic

2

Rangers

Rangers

1

Scotland Premiership 05/05/24

W

Kilmarnock

Kilmarnock

1

Rangers

Rangers

4

Here are our best picks: Rangers is the overwhelming favorite

Rangers is the expected winner in this match comparing the latest St. Johnstone vs Rangers odds with their superior form this campaign. The probability of their win is coming at 80 percent.

Feel free to visit our football predictions today page for all the top picks and previews you will ever need, and these are some suggestions for this particular St. Johnstone vs Rangers game: Draw at Half-Time could get you odds up to 7/4 (2.75) – 36.4% while going for an opening Goal between minutes 16-30, the price is set at 12/5 (3.40) – 29.4%.

Hot tip: Both Teams to Score – No

  • Rangers have kept their clean sheet four times in the past six games.
  • St. Johnstone covered this bet twice in the last three outings.

Other tips

Under 2.5 Goals

  • The last four h2h duels ended with fewer than three goals scored.
  • St. Johnstone is the best ‘under' team in the league with 18 of those games played.

Half-Time Rangers

  • Rangers have won seven straight games in all competitions.
  • St. Johnstone won five league matches this term in 25 rounds.

Player to Watch: Cyriel Dessers

There are now three players at Rangers who have scored ten league goals this season and Cyriel Dessers has become one of them after scoring a brace in the midweek fixture and a victory versus Ross County. The Nigeria international added three assists in 22 matches played this term.

This is Dessers' first season at the Glasgow club after joining the team in a surprising move from the Italian side Cremonese last summer. He previously performed for Genk and Feyenoord among other clubs.


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