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Scottish Premiership: Will Celtic or Rangers win title? Who will end in high six? How will relegation battle go? | Soccer Information

We’re into the ultimate match earlier than the Scottish Premiership break up and there may be nonetheless loads to resolve proper throughout the highest flight.

Celtic now have a commanding six level lead over defending champions Rangers in a title race that appeared set to enter the ultimate rounds of the season.

Hearts are on target to complete third, nonetheless, fourth to tenth are separated by simply 4 factors as golf equipment battle for European soccer and a top-six spot.

On the backside, St Johnstone’s win over Livingston sees them transfer six away from Dundee who’re on the foot of the desk however can Callum Davidson’s aspect catch these above?

Right here, we assess the principle battles from throughout the highest flight and have a look at the fixtures that matter till the top of the season…

The desk…

The fixtures…

Title race

Gio Ange

Rangers returned from the winter break with a six-point benefit over Celtic. Nevertheless, Ange Postecoglou’s aspect are actually six factors forward of their rivals with six video games to go.

Sunday’s Outdated Agency win at Ibrox might have been a title-defining end result for Celtic because the maintained their unbeaten run which now stands at 26 league matches.

Conversely, their rivals struggled for consistency after Boxing Day. Giovanni van Bronckhorst’s aspect dropped seven factors of their first 4 video games again which noticed Celtic leapfrog them within the desk.

They’ve had a sequence of spectacular leads to Europe, however domestically they noticed their unbeaten dwelling report ended by their largest rivals as hope of retaining the title slipped a little bit additional.

The satisfaction of being topped champions will likely be greater than sufficient for supporters, however this season’s Premiership title comes with a good greater prize. A spot within the Champions League is all however assured. With that comes a money injection of £30m and rising.

There’s now no margin for error for Rangers over the approaching weeks if they’re to have any hope of catching a formidable Celtic aspect.

Celtic

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Watch highlights of the Outdated Agency match between Rangers and Celtic because the away aspect come from behind to win 2-1 at Ibrox

Place: 1st
Video games performed: 32
Factors Per Sport: 2.46
Present league kind: WDWWWW
Subsequent league fixture: St Johnstone (h)
Title Sky Guess odds: 1/20

Rangers

GLASGOW, SCOTLAND - APRIL 03: Rangers' Connor Goldson looks dejected at full time during a cinch Premiership match between Rangers and Celtic at Ibrox Stadium, on April 02, 2022, in Glasgow, Scotland.  (Photo by Rob Casey / SNS Group)
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Rangers hopes of retaining the Scottish Premiership title are slipping away

Place: 2nd
Video games performed: 32
Factors Per Sport: 2.28
Present league kind: DDWWWL
Subsequent league fixture: St Mirren (a)
Title Sky Guess odds: 8/1

High-six battle

EDINBURGH, SCOTLAND - DECEMBER 22: Hibernians Ryan Porteous puts Hibernian 1-0 up during a Cinch Premiership match between Hibernian and Aberdeen at Easter Road, on December 22, 2021, in Edinburgh, Scotland. (Photo by Ross Parker / SNS Group)

Whereas Hearts are set to complete behind the Outdated Agency, it’s anybody’s guess who will seal the fourth European spot and the remaining top-six locations.

Dundee United, Motherwell, Hibernian, Ross County, Livingston, Aberdeen and St Mirren are separated by simply 4 factors, so who will end within the high half?

Hearts

EDINBURGH, SCOTLAND - JANUARY 29: Hearts Manager Robbie Neilson during a cinch Premiership match between Hearts and Motherwell at Tynecastle Stadium, on anuary 29, 2022, in Edinburgh, Scotland. (Photo by Ross Parker / SNS Group)
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Hearts are on target for third place of their first season again within the Scottish Premiership

Place: third
Video games performed: 32
Factors Per Sport: 1.68
Present league kind: LWWDWD
Subsequent league fixture: Hibernian (h)
High six Sky Guess odds: Betting suspended

Dundee Utd

DUNDEE, SCOTLAND - FEBRUARY 09: Dundee United's Tony Watt celebrates making it 2-0 during a cinch Premiership match between Dundee United and Motherwell at Tannadice Park, on February 09, 2022, in Dundee, Scotland. (Photo by Roddy Scott / SNS Group)
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Tony Watt joined Dundee United from Motherwell in January

Place: 4th
Video games performed: 32
Factors Per Sport: 1.25
Present league kind: DDLDWD
Subsequent league fixture: Dundee (h)
High six Sky Guess odds: 1/6

Motherwell

Motherwell are without a win in their last six games
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Motherwell picked up their first win of 2022 in opposition to St Mirren

Place: fifth
Video games performed: 32
Factors Per Sport: 1.21
Present league kind: DDLDLW
Subsequent league fixture: Livingston (a)
High six Sky Guess odds: 5/2

Hibernian

Hibernian manager Shaun Maloney
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Hibernian boss Shaun Maloney believes his aspect can end within the top-four

Place: sixth
Video games performed: 32
Factors Per Sport: 1.18
Present league kind: WDDDLD
Subsequent league fixture: Hearts (a)
High six Sky Guess odds: 4/9

Ross County

DUNDEE, SCOTLAND - FEBRUARY 05: Ross County manager Malky Mackay at full time during a cinch Premiership match between Dundee and Ross County the Kilmac Stadium at Dens Park, on February 05, 2022, in Dundee, Scotland.  (Photo by Mark Scates / SNS Group)
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Malky Mackay has guided Ross County away from relegation hazard

Place: seventh
Video games performed: 32
Factors Per Sport: 1.15
Present league kind: LWWWLD
Subsequent league fixture: Aberdeen (a)
High six Sky Guess odds: 11/4

Livingston

Livingston dominate the WhoScored team of the week with Alan Forrest named player of the week
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Livingston completed within the top-six final season

Place: eighth
Video games performed: 32
Factors Per Sport: 1.15
Present league kind: DWWLLL
Subsequent league fixture: Motherwell (h)
High six Sky Guess odds: 8/15

Aberdeen

Aberdeen Manager Jim Goodwin
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Jim Goodwin is in cost at Aberdeen after leaving St Mirren

Place: ninth
Video games performed: 32
Factors Per Sport: 1.12
Present league kind: DDLLWD
Subsequent league fixture: Ross County (a)
High six Sky Guess odds: 6/4

St Mirren

PAISLEY, SCOTLAND - FEBRUARY 09: St Mirren's Connor Ronan celebrates making it 1-1 with Jordan Jones during a cinch Premiership match between St. Mirren and St Johnstone at the SMISA Stadium, on February 09, 2022, in Paisley, Scotland. (Photo by Alan Harvey / SNS Group)
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St Mirren simply missed out on a top-six end final season

Place: tenth
Video games performed: 32
Factors Per Sport: 1.12
Present league kind: LLLWLL
Subsequent league fixture: Rangers (h)
High six Sky Guess odds: 7/1

Who might go down?

PERTH, SCOTLAND - OCTOBER 02: St Johnstone's Michael O'Halloran and Dundee's Liam Fontaine in action during the cinch Premiership match between St Johnstone and Dundee at McDiarmid Park on October 02, 2021, in Perth, Scotland. (Photo by Roddy Scott / SNS Group)

Dundee – beneath new supervisor Mark McGhee – discover themselves within the unenviable place of being backside following their return to the Premiership this season.

The Dens Park membership are actually six factors behind St Johnstone, whose supervisor Callum Davidson believes securing survival would match final season’s historic League Cup and Scottish Cup double.

Ending eleventh is the minimal goal for each groups, however a tough relegation play-off closing – stay on Sky Sports activities – would nonetheless lie in retailer.

St Johnstone

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From League Cup and Scottish Cup winners to a relegation battle – right here’s the story of St Johnstone’s rollercoaster 12 months

Place: eleventh
Video games performed: 32
Factors Per Sport: 0.93
Present league kind: WLLDWW
Subsequent league fixture: Celtic (a)
To complete backside Sky Guess odds: 15/2

Dundee

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Mark McGhee has taken over at Dundee after James McPake’s sacking

Place: twelfth
Video games performed: 32
Factors Per Sport: 0.75
Present league kind: LDDLLD
Subsequent league fixture: Dundee United (a)
To complete backside Sky Guess odds: 1/16

The pre-split video games developing stay on Sky Sports activities

NEW SCOT PREM BADGES IMAGE FOR 2021/22 SEASON

Additional dates, kick-off occasions and tv particulars to be confirmed – all fixtures topic to alter.

Sunday April 10

St Mirren v Rangers – Kick-off 12 midday

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