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The Premiership game at The SMISA Stadium on Saturday sees home side St Mirren play against Ross County.
Our St Mirren v Ross County tips, poll and stats can be seen in full below - plus the latest match odds.
St Mirren prepare for this match after a 0-0 Premiership drawn game against Motherwell.
In that game, St Mirren managed 53% possession and 6 attempts at goal with 2 of them on target. For their opponents, Motherwell had 13 shots at goal with 2 of them on target.
Under three goals per game were scored during 5 of the last 6 meetings where St Mirren have been involved. With regard to the goal attribution from this period, opposition teams scored a total of 6 while The Buddies managed the sum of 4.
Coming into this contest, St Mirren are unbeaten in the league by Ross County in their last 3 matches.
Ross County will go into this encounter after a 1-0 Premiership win as they beat Celtic in their most recent fixture.
In that match, Ross County had 26% possession and 5 attempts at goal with 4 of them on target. The only player to score for Ross County was Jordan White (71'). For their opponents, Celtic had 20 shots on goal with 4 of them on target.
Looking at their form, and Ross County have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 games, conceding 11 goals overall. Defensively, The Staggies have not been doing too well. That trend isn’t assured to be carried forward into this match, though.
Coming into this meeting, Ross County have not beaten St Mirren when they have played them away from home in the previous 2 league games.
Head to head
A glance at their past head-to-head meetings dating back to 13/04/2015 shows that St Mirren have won 3 of these games & Ross County 2, with the tally of drawn matches standing at 1.
In all, 16 goals were yielded between them in this period, with 8 from The Buddies and 8 for The Staggies. The average goals per game has been 2.67.
Team News: St Mirren
St Mirren manager Jim Goodwin will be grateful not to have any fitness concerns whatsoever ahead of this clash thanks to a completely injury-free group available to choose from.
Team News: Ross County
Ross County boss John Hughes has multiple availability issues to deal with. Iain Vigurs (Ankle Injury), Tom Grivosti (Hamstring Injury) and Connor Randall (Back Injury) are not ready for selection.
In our opinion, St Mirren certainly have the ability to fashion enough chances to find the net more than once while possibly not conceding when they come up against Ross County, who will be up against it getting on the scoresheet.
We’re therefore anticipating a decent 2-0 margin for St Mirren by the time that the referee blows the final whistle.
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: Jonathan Obika
Generally playing in the Striker position, Jonathan Obika was born in Enfield, England. After having played his first senior match for Yeovil Town in the 2008 - 2009 season, the talented Forward has netted 5 league goals in the Premiership 2020 - 2021 campaign so far coming from a total of 28 appearances.