Aberdeen prepare to entertain Celtic at Pittodrie Stadium on Sunday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 128 games played, Dons have recorded 48 wins, and Celtic have come away with 46 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Pittodrie Stadium was less than a year ago, in January 2004, as the visitors ran out cosy 1-3 winners 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:|
|2004/2005||Wed 27 Oct||Celtic||2 - 3||Aberdeen||SPL|
|2003/2004||Wed 21 Apr||Celtic||1 - 2||Aberdeen||SPL|
|2003/2004||Sat 24 Jan||Aberdeen||1-3||Celtic||SPL|
|2003/2004||Sat 25 Oct||Celtic||4 - 0||Aberdeen||SPL|
|2002/2003||Thu 02 Jan||Aberdeen||1 - 1||Celtic||SPL|
|2002/2003||Sun 03 Nov||Celtic||7 - 0||Aberdeen||SPL|
|2002/2003||Sat 10 Aug||Aberdeen||0 - 4||Celtic||SPL|
Recent respective form guides
Aberdeen have lost just once in their last six home games, winning four and drawing the other one. A total of 8 goals have been scored by the Dons in those games, with 5 conceded.
Celtic have an average recent record on the road, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. The The Bhoys's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 8 goals for and 7 against.
Aberdeen find themselves in a respectable 4th position, courtesy of the 36 points they have accumulated from 21 games. Celtic are leading the way in the Bank of Scotland Scottish Premier, with their 21 games giving them a return of 53 points.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Aberdeen are performing very well at home, but your FootyMad panel reckons that the overall quality of Celtic will prove too much for the homesters. Away win
|Aberdeen||Unbeaten in the last 4 home games.|
Unbeaten run of 3 matches.
|Celtic||Undefeated in last 4 away games.|
Won each of the previous 5 matches.
Last drawn game 6 outings ago.