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Saturday’s Scottish Cup action sees Partick Thistle coming up against Livingston.
For all of our match predictions, pre-game poll and statistics for Partick Thistle v Livingston, scroll down - plus the latest match odds.
Partick Thistle enter this fixture after a 1-1 Championship drawn game vs Airdrie United.
The only name on the scoresheet from Partick Thistle was Tomi Adeloye (41'). Craig Watson (37') scored for Airdrie United.
Kris Doolan's Partick Thistle have hit the target 12 times in their preceding six outings. The comparative number of goals that have been scored against them in those same fixtures stands at 7.
After a losing effort in their last game against Kilmarnock in Premiership action, Livingston will be aiming to make amends here.
In that game, Livingston managed 36% possession and 11 shots on goal with 4 on target. Kilmarnock had 12 attempts at goal with 6 of them on target. Marley Watkins (88') scored for Kilmarnock.
The stats don’t lie, and Livingston have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 games, seeing opposing sides hit 12 goals in all. At the back, Livingston could really do with shoring things up.
Head to head
If we look at their past head to head duels stretching back to 24/11/2012, there has been little between the sides with Partick Thistle winning 2 of those games, Livingston 2 and 2 being draws after 90 minutes of play.
19 goals were scored between them in this period, with 12 from The Jags and 7 for Livi Lions. The average goals per game has been 3.17.
Team News: Partick Thistle
The Partick Thistle boss Kris Doolan will be happy not to have any fitness worries at all before this game owing to a completely injury-free squad ready to go.
Team News: Livingston
Due to a completely injury-free squad available for selection, the Livingston boss David Martindale doesn’t have any fitness concerns to speak of ahead of this clash.
We believe that Livingston and Partick Thistle could well end up finding themselves level here, with both teams capable of netting.
A close call, and we think a draw is quite likely. With that in mind, we reckon that it will be a very even match with a score draw at the conclusion of the game.
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⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Firhill Stadium (10,102)
Captain: Brian Graham
Chairman: Alistair Creevy
Manager: Kris Doolan
Competitions: Championship position 3, Scottish Cup (Fifth Round)
⭐ Star Player: Aidan Fitzpatrick
Mostly taking to the field in the Right Wing position, Aidan Fitzpatrick was born in Scotland. Having played his first senior match for Partick Thistle in the 2022 - 2023 season, the dangerous Forward has scored a sum of 5 league goals in the Championship 2023 - 2024 campaign to date from a total of 20 appearances.