Pre-Derby Stats Analysis

Form before winning away against Aberdeen in October

DomesticWinsDrawsLosses% winsGls forGls ag
Celtic51355.6%237
Sevco71177.8%195
OverallWinsDrawsLosses% winsGls forGls ag
Celtic82747.1%3822
Sevco82553.3%2212

Form from away win to new year

DomesticWinsDrawsLosses% winsGls forGls ag
Celtic132086.7%288
Sevco112178.6%3212
OverallWinsDrawsLosses% winsGls forGls ag
Celtic162184.2%3612
Sevco134172.2%3814

Form since New Year

DomesticWinsDrawsLosses% winsGls forGls ag
Celtic131092.9%367
Sevco94*164.3%2911
OverallWinsDrawsLosses% winsGls forGls ag
Celtic131281.3%3712
Sevco115*261.1%3917
Home / Away DomesticWinsDrawsLosses% winsGls forGls ag
Celtic Away61085.7%175
Sevco Home51083.3%152

*All score draws

Celtic scoring

  • 87 goals scored domestically all season – 2.29 per game
  • 36 this year – 2.57 per game

Goal distribution

Since new yearBefore new year
Strikers1440.0%Strikers1937.3%
Wingers925.7%Wingers1223.5%
Midfielders925.7%Midfielders1121.6%
Full-backs25.7%Full-backs611.8%
Centre-backs12.9%Centre-backs35.9%
Total35 Total51 
  • Increased number of goals from set pieces since new year
    • 12% before, 29% since
    • 13-18% average in the EPL
  • Increased number of long-range goals (outside box)
    • 9.8% before, 22.9% since
    • 15-18% for wider averages show we’ve gone from below average to above
  • Four hat-tricks this season
    • Kyogo Furuhashi (v Dundee in August)
    • David Turnbull (v St. Mirren in August)
    • Giorgios Giakoumakis (v Dundee in February)
    • Giorgios Giakoumakis (v Ross County in March)
  • No direct free-kick goals

Celtic domestic defence

22 goals conceded domestically all season

  • 12/22 (55%) goals between 50th and 70th minute (8/10 (80%) – since start of Dec)
    • 5/7 (71%) goals since winter break conceded between 56 and 62 minutes
  • 13/22 (59%) from set pieces
  • 5/9 (56%) open play goals were headers
  • 12/22 (55%) overall were headers
  • 21/22 (95%) were one touch finishes (including 2 penalties),
    • only one (in 1-0 loss to Livi in Sept) had goal scorer taking touch before scoring
  • 16/22 (73%) conceded away from home
  • Four players have scored multiple goals against Celtic
    • Lewis Ferguson – 3 (one pen)
    • Liam Boyce – 2 (one pen)
    • Andrew Shinnie – 2
    • Danny Mullen – 2
  • Top-scoring teams
    • Hearts – 5
    • Aberdeen – 4
    • Dundee – 4

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