Celtic at the moment are six factors clear on the prime of the Scottish Premiership after victory over Rangers within the Outdated Agency match, whereas Motherwell moved into the highest six and St Johnstone picked up one other essential victory of their combat to keep away from relegation.
It’s the Fir Park aspect who dominate the WhoScored.com Scottish Premiership crew of the week after they picked up a win within the Scottish Premiership for the primary time in 2022, beating St Mirren 4-2 to maneuver into the highest six.
St Johnstone have two gamers on this week’s prime XI after one other dwelling win noticed them transfer additional away from backside aspect Dundee with 5 video games of the season remaining.
Hearts, Hibs and St Johnstone are additionally represented after the penultimate spherical of fixtures earlier than the break up.
Right here, WhoScored.com run by way of the highest 5 performing gamers from the weekend’s motion.
5. Liam Gordon (St. Johnstone) – 7.99 ranking
Liam Gordon gained his third WhoScored.com man of the match award of the season as he earned a ranking of seven.99 in St. Johnstone’s 1-0 win over Livingston. Gordon handled any Livingston assault with ease as he made 13 clearances, 4 interceptions and two tackles at McDiarmid Park, all of the whereas profitable six aerial duels, to make to Scottish Premiership crew of the week.
4. Barrie McKay (Hearts) – 8.01 ranking
Hearts might have been held to a 1-1 draw at Ross County, however the stalemate noticed Barrie McKay rating his second league objective of the season. The 27-year-old struck shortly earlier than the break, netting with one in all three pictures. It might have been higher for McKay, who missed a first-half penalty at Ross County, and was unlucky to not add an help having created 5 goal-scoring probabilities to assist yield a ranking of 8.01.
3. Jack Baldwin (Ross County) – 8.04 ranking
Remaining on the International Power Stadium, Jack Baldwin put in a person of the match displaying in Ross County’s 1-1 draw with Hearts as he returned a WhoScored.com ranking of 8.04. Baldwin defended astutely, making eight clearances, two interceptions and one deal with, and was unfortunate to not hit the again of the online as he struck the woodwork together with his solely effort on objective within the first half to function within the crew of the week.
2. Connor Shields (Motherwell) – 8.19 ranking
Connor Shields has had a direct hand in 4 league targets for Motherwell this season. Two of these got here in a person of the match efficiency towards St Mirren on Saturday. Shields offered the help for Sean Goss’ equaliser within the twentieth minute, that coming from one in all two key passes, and netted together with his solely shot of the sport a minute later because the Nicely ran out 4-2 winners at Fir Park. An extra dribble and deal with noticed the 24-year-old return a ranking of 8.19 over the weekend.
1. Cameron Carter-Vickers (Celtic) – 8.20 ranking
Celtic’s match-winner within the Outdated Agency match, Cameron Carter-Vickers, bagged his fourth league objective of the season shortly earlier than the break of their 2-1 win at Rangers on Sunday. The American additionally repelled assaults within the air on the bottom to nice impact as he gained seven aerial duels, and made eight clearances and three interceptions. A stable displaying from the Celtic centre-back helped him safe a spot within the crew of the week with a WhoScored.com ranking of 8.20, that higher than some other participant within the penultimate sport week previous to the break up.