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.