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Week 17 brings us a match on Jan 3rd where Chelsea plays host to Manchester City in a clash of these two evenly matched Premier League teams. 6th placed Chelsea is fresh off their 1-1 draw against Aston Villa. Olivier Giroud struck first for Chelsea in the 34th minute, then in the 50th minute, Matty Cash sent in a beautiful pass which was converted by Anwar El Ghazi squeezing out at least the one point for Aston Villa. Chelsea should be reasonably happy with their recent performance, earning 17 points in their last 10 matches, while manchester City is fresh off their 2-0 shutout win against Newcastle United. İlkay Gündoğan scored the first goal for Manchester City in the 14th minute, then Ferrán Torres added another in the 55th minute In the end, Newcastle United was frustrated by Manchester City’s defence and couldn’t put any tallies on the board. Manchester City ended the match with the shutout victory. With 19 points in their last 10 matches Manchester City should be reasonably happy with their performance.

These two teams have not yet played each other this season, so it will be interesting how the match turns out. Last season these teams were evenly matched with 1 win apiece.

For Manchester City, their top scorers are Raheem Sterling and Ferrán Torres, each having 2 goals in their last five matches. Chelsea’s most prolific scorer has been Tammy Abraham. He has netted three goals over the last five matches

Chelsea will be without Hakim Ziyech, Reece James and Callum Hudson-Odoi, while Josep Guardiola i Sala’s Manchester City squad will be without Kevin De Bruyne, Sergio Agüero, Gabriel Jesus, Kyle Walker, Ederson Moraes, Aymeric Laporte, Oleksandr Zinchenko, Nathan Aké and Eric García.


Jan 2nd features a match where Hamilton Academical will host Motherwell in a meeting of these two closely matched Premiership teams. Hamilton Academical sits at 11th place in the tables. In their last match they recorded a 0-3 loss against Celtic. Odsonne Édouard scored the first goal for Celtic in the 50th minute from the penalty spot, then Leigh Griffiths added another in the 54th minute on a feed from Odsonne Édouard At the end of 90 a dissapointed Hamilton Academical couldn’t manage to score, and Celtic took the shutout win. They’re hoping to improve on their recent performance, having earned only 7 points in their last 10 matches, while in their last match, Motherwell recorded a 1-1 draw against Dundee United. Tony Watt scored the first goal for Motherwell in the 9th minute, but Nicholas Clark got the equalizer for Dundee United in the 3rd minute of the second half’s stoppage time earning Dundee United at least a draw. Motherwell looks to improve on their recent performance, having earned only 9 points in their last 10 matches.

In their last match on the 22nd of August, Hamilton Academical took the match by a score of 1 to 0. Hakeem Odofin scored the first goal for Hamilton Academical in the 86th minute, and with that single goal the scoring was complete. Neither team could manage anything else At the end of 90 a dissapointed Motherwell couldn’t manage to score, and Hamilton Academical took the shutout win.

Callum Lang and Tony Watt are the top scorers for Motherwell in the last five matches, but unfortunately they only have one goal.. Hamilton Academical’s most prolific scorer has been Ross Callachan. He has netted 2 goals over the last five matches.


In this week 22 match on Jan 2nd, Aberdeen hosts Dundee United in a clash of the Premiership. In their last match, 3rd placed Aberdeen, recorded a 2-1 win against St. Johnstone. Liam Gordon scored the first goal for St. Johnstone in the 38th minute, but Sam Cosgrove got the equalizer for Aberdeen in the 2nd minute of the first half’s stoppage time But fortunately they were able to complete the comaback victory in the 54th minute on a goal by Ash Taylor. Aberdeen should be reasonably happy with their recent performance, earning 19 points in their last 10 matches, while dundee United is fresh off their 1-1 draw against Motherwell. Tony Watt struck first for Motherwell in the 9th minute on a feed from Liam Polworth, but Nicholas Clark got the equalizer for Dundee United in the 3rd minute of the second half’s stoppage time earning Dundee United at least a draw. Dundee United is looking for direction having 3 win and 2 losses in their last 10 matches.

On Sat Oct 17th, Dundee United hosted Aberdeen in their last match together. Dundee United and Aberdeen battled to a 0-0 draw. Dundee United had 8 on net, and Aberdeen had 17, but no one could beat the goalie, and the game ended in a 0-0 draw,.

Dundee United is having problems scoring lately. Their top scorers, Liam Smith and Luke Bolton each only have 1 goal in their last five. For Aberdeen, their top scorers are Curtis Main and Sam Cosgrove, each having 2 goals in their last 5 matches.


In this week 22 match on Jan 2nd, St. Johnstone and Ross County will play a match in Dingwall in a clash of these two evenly matched Premiership teams. In their last match, 12th placed Ross County, recorded a 0-2 loss against St. Mirren. Marcus Fraser struck first for St. Mirren in the 76th minute, then Kristian Dennis added another in the 85th minute In the end, Ross County couldn’t muster any offence and St. Mirren ran away with the shutout win. Ross County looks to improve on their recent performance, having lost 8 of their last 10, while 10th placed St. Johnstone is fresh off their 1-2 loss against Aberdeen. Liam Gordon struck first for St. Johnstone in the 38th minute, but Sam Cosgrove got the equalizer for Aberdeen in the 2nd minute of the first half’s stoppage time But fortunately they were able to complete the comaback victory in the 54th minute on a goal by Ash Taylor. They’re hoping to improve on their recent performance, having earned only 10 points in their last 10 matches.

Ross County and St. Johnstone last played eachother at the Mcdiarmid Park on the 19th of September. Ross County won by a score of 1 to 0. Iain Vigurs scored the first goal for Ross County in the 42nd minute, and that single goal was all that was necessary as neither team could manage any more scoring In the end, St. Johnstone was frustrated by Ross County’s defence and couldn’t put any tallies on the board. Ross County ended the match with the shutout victory.

St. Johnstone’s most prolific scorer has been Chris Kane. He has netted 2 goals over the last five matches.


Week 22 brings us a match on Jan 2nd, where St. Mirren and Kilmarnock will play a match in Kilmarnock in a clash of these two evenly matched Premiership teams. 9th placed Kilmarnock is fresh off their 1-2 loss against Livingston. Chris Burke scored the first goal for Kilmarnock in the 48th minute on a penalty shot, then Jay Emmanuel-Thomas tied it up for Livingston in the 51st minute on a feed from Joshua Mullin But fortunately they were able to complete the comaback in the 93rd minute on a goal by Scott Robinson. They’re hoping to improve on their recent performance, having lost 8 of their last 10, while in their last match, St. Mirren recorded a 2-0 shutout win against Ross County. Marcus Fraser scored the first goal for St. Mirren in the 76th minute, then Kristian Dennis added another in the 85th minute In the end, Ross County couldn’t muster any offence and St. Mirren ran away with the shutout win. St. Mirren is looking for direction having earned 14 points in their last 10 matches.

Kilmarnock and St. Mirren last played eachother at the The Smisa Stadium on Sep 26th. Kilmarnock took the match by a score of 1 to 0. Nicke Kabamba scored the first goal for Kilmarnock in the 28th minute, and with that single goal the scoring was complete. Neither team could manage anything else At the end of 90 a dissapointed St. Mirren couldn’t manage to score, and Kilmarnock took the shutout win.

Jamie McGrath has been the most effective weapon for St. Mirren lately. The Irish attacker has netted 2 goals in his last five matches.


In this 22nd week match, on Sat Jan 2nd, Hibernian plays host to Livingston in a clash of these two evenly matched Premiership teams. In their last match, Hibernian recorded a 0-1 loss against Rangers. Ianis Hagi struck first for Rangers in the 33rd minute on a feed from Kemar Roofe, and that was all the excitement the two teams could muster In the end, Hibernian couldn’t muster any offence and Rangers ran away with the shutout win. Hibernian is looking for direction having earned 16 points in their last 10 matches, while in their last match, 6th placed Livingston, recorded a 2-1 win against Kilmarnock. Chris Burke struck first for Kilmarnock in the 48th minute from the penalty spot, but Jay Emmanuel-Thomas got the equalizer for Livingston in the 51st minute from the penalty spot But fortunately they were able to complete the comaback in the 93rd minute on a goal by Scott Robinson. Livingston is looking for direction having earned 16 points in their last 10 matches.

In their last match together, Hibernian took the match by a score of 4 to 1. Kevin Nisbet scored the first goal for Hibernian in the 24th minute, then Kevin Nisbet added another in the 37th minute on a feed from Daryl Horgan.

Both Jon Guthrie and Scott Robinson have been the hottest scorers for Livingston in the last 5 each having scored 2 goals. Both Christian Doidge and Martin Boyle have been the hottest scorers for Hibernian in the last 5 each having scored 2 goals each.


Jan 2nd features a match where Rangers will host Celtic at Ibrox Stadium in a clash of the Premiership in the ever popular Glasgow derby. In their last match, Rangers recorded a 1-0 shutout win against Hibernian. Ianis Hagi scored the first goal for Rangers in the 33rd minute, and with that single goal the scoring was complete. Neither team could manage anything else In the end, Hibernian couldn’t muster any offence and Rangers ran away with the shutout win. Rangers is on a hot streak lately, having won 10 of their last 10, while celtic is fresh off their 3-0 shutout win against Hamilton Academical. Odsonne Édouard struck first for Celtic in the 50th minute from the penalty spot, then Leigh Griffiths added another in the 54th minute At the end of 90 a dissapointed Hamilton Academical couldn’t manage to score, and Celtic took the shutout win. Celtic should be reasonably happy with their recent performance, earning 21 points in their last 10 matches.

Rangers and Celtic last played eachother at the Celtic Park on Oct 17th. Rangers was victorious by a score of 2 to 0. Connor Goldson struck first for Rangers in the 9th minute on a feed from James Tavernier, then Connor Goldson added another in the 54th minute In the end, Celtic was frustrated by Rangers’s defence and couldn’t put any tallies on the board. Rangers ended the match with the shutout victory.

Celtic’s most prolific scorer has been David Turnbull. The Scotish attacker has netted three goals over the last five matches. Rangers is lucky enough to have a few offensive weapons, with Kemar Roofe and Ianis Hagi each having 3 goals in their last 5.


December 30th features a match where St. Johnstone and Hamilton Academical will play a match in Perth in a meeting of these two evenly matched Premiership teams. In their last match, 10th placed St. Johnstone, recorded a 1-2 loss against Aberdeen. Liam Gordon scored the first goal for St. Johnstone in the 38th minute, but Sam Cosgrove got the equalizer for Aberdeen in the 2nd minute of the first half’s stoppage time But luckily in the 54th minute, they were able to complete the comback with a goal by Ash Taylor. St. Johnstone looks to improve on their recent performance, having lost 4 of their last 10, while in their last match, 11th placed Hamilton Academical, recorded a 0-3 loss against Celtic. Odsonne Édouard struck first for Celtic in the 50th minute on a penalty shot, then Leigh Griffiths added another in the 54th minute In the end, Hamilton Academical was frustrated by Celtic’s defence and couldn’t put any tallies on the board. Celtic ended the match with the shutout victory. Hamilton Academical looks to improve on their recent performance, having lost 7 of their last 10.

On the 17th of October, Hamilton Academical hosted St. Johnstone in their last match together. St. Johnstone won by a score of 5 to 3. Stevie May struck first for St. Johnstone in the 2nd minute, then David Wotherspoon added another in the 14th minute.

Hamilton Academical’s most prolific scorer has been Ross Callachan. The Scotish attacker has netted 2 goals over the last 5 matches. St. Johnstone’s most prolific scorer has been Chris Kane. He has netted two goals over the last 5 matches.


On Dec 30th, Aberdeen and Livingston will play a match in Livingston in a meeting of these two closely matched Premiership teams. Livingston is fresh off their 2-1 win against Kilmarnock. Chris Burke scored the first goal for Kilmarnock in the 48th minute from the penalty spot, but Jay Emmanuel-Thomas got the equalizer for Livingston in the 51st minute from the penalty spot But fortunately they were able to complete the comaback in the 93rd minute on a goal by Scott Robinson. Livingston is looking for direction having 5 win and 4 losses in their last 10 matches, while aberdeen sits at 3rd place in the tables. In their last match they recorded a 2-1 win against St. Johnstone. Liam Gordon struck first for St. Johnstone in the 38th minute, but Sam Cosgrove got the equalizer for Aberdeen in the 2nd minute of the first half’s stoppage time Finally they completed the comback victory in the 54th minute on a goal by Ash Taylor to cap off a wild match. Aberdeen should be reasonably happy with their recent performance, earning 17 points in their last 10 matches.

In their last match on the 23rd of August, Aberdeen was victorious by a score of 2 to 1. Lewis Ferguson struck first for Aberdeen in the 49th minute on a penalty, then Scott Wright added another in the 55th minute.

For Aberdeen, their top scorers are Curtis Main and Sam Cosgrove, each having 2 goals in their last five matches. Both Jon Guthrie and Scott Robinson have been the hottest scorers for Livingston in the last five each having scored 2 goals each.


On Dec 30th, Motherwell will host Kilmarnock in a clash of the Premiership. 7th placed Motherwell is fresh off their 1-1 draw against Dundee United. Tony Watt struck first for Motherwell in the 9th minute, then Nicholas Clark tied it up for Dundee United in the 3rd minute of the second half’s stoppage time squeezing out at least the one point for Dundee United. Motherwell is looking for direction having 3 win and 5 losses in their last 10 matches, while in their last match, Kilmarnock recorded a 1-2 loss against Livingston. Chris Burke scored the first goal for Kilmarnock in the 48th minute on a penalty, then Jay Emmanuel-Thomas tied it up for Livingston in the 51st minute on a penalty Finally they completed the comback victory in the 93rd minute on a goal by Scott Robinson to cap off a wild match. They’re hoping to improve on their recent performance, having earned only 9 points in their last 10 matches.

These two teams have not yet played each other this season, so it will be interesting how the match turns out. Last season Motherwell won the head to head battle with 2 wins. Callum Lang and Tony Watt are the top scorers for Motherwell in the last five matches, but unfortunately they only have one goal.

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