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The Premiership clash at The SMISA Stadium on Wednesday sees home team St Mirren locking horns with Hamilton Academical.
All of our predictions, stats and the user poll for St Mirren v Hamilton Academical are shown below - along with the latest match odds.
St Mirren go into this fixture following a 0-0 Premiership tied result against Aberdeen.
Jim Goodwin's St Mirren have celebrated scoring 10 times in their prior 6 outings. The corresponding tally of goals that they have conceded in those same games is 8.
A look at their previous results shows us that St Mirren:
- are unbeaten in the league by Hamilton Academical in their previous 6 matches.
- have not won at home in their last 5 league games. Things will have to change soon.
Hamilton Academical go into this game after a 1-4 Premiership win to beat Motherwell in their most recent match.
For Hamilton Academical, the scorers were Bruce Anderson (7'), Ross Callachan (19'), Marios Ogkmpoe (31') and David Moyo (64'). Mark O'Hara (68') scored for Motherwell.
The numbers tell their own story, and Hamilton Academical have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 games, with opponents netting 8 goals in total. At the back, The Accies have seen their frailties exposed. However, time will tell whether the trend shall persist in this next game or not.
Leading up to this clash, Hamilton Academical:
- have not registered a win against St Mirren when they have played them away from home in the previous 3 league matches.
- remain undefeated by St Mirren in games played away from home for the previous 2 league matches.
- have not won away from home in their last 3 matches in the league.
Head to head
Checking on their prior head-to-head clashes going back to 06/04/2019 tells us that St Mirren have won 3 of them & Hamilton Academical 0, with the tally of draws standing at 3.
A total of 8 goals were produced between them throughout the course of those matches, with 6 from The Buddies and 2 for The Accies. That is an average goals per game value of 1.33.
Team News: St Mirren
St Mirren manager Jim Goodwin has a full complement, with no fitness worries at all ahead of this clash thanks to a completely healthy group to pick from.
Team News: Hamilton Academical
With a fully healthy squad available to choose from, Hamilton Academical manager Brian Rice doesn’t have any fitness worries whatsoever coming into this clash.
Our feeling is that St Mirren are likely to be able to create a decent number of chances and shots on target.
However, Hamilton Academical could well find it tough getting goals although we do see them managing to get on the scoresheet.
Our tip is for a fairly comfortable 3-1 victory for St Mirren after 90 minutes.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: The SMISA Stadium (7,937)
Captain: Joe Shaughnessy
Chairman: Gordon Scott
Manager: Jim Goodwin
Competitions: Premiership position 6
⭐ Key Man: Jamie McGrath
Customarily playing in the Central Attacking Midfielder position, Jamie McGrath was born in Athboy, Rep. Ireland. After making a first senior appearance for St. Patrick's Athletic in the 2014 season, the accomplished Midfielder has netted 5 league goals in this Premiership 2020 - 2021 season so far in a total of 26 appearances.