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Preview: St Johnstone vs. Aberdeen - predictions, team news, lineups

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Sports Mole previews Saturday’s Scottish Premiership match between St Johnstone and Aberdeen, including predictions, team news and expected line-ups.

The two teams with three points from their first three games will face each other on Saturday. Aberdeen Visit McDermid Park st johnstone.

The hosts would head to this particular fixture after a heavy 4–0 loss against Rangers, but the Dons were also beaten in a five-goal thriller.

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St. Johnstone started the season with a loss to Hibernian and suffered a second loss to Rangers last weekend, with the Saints failing to score in either game.

A 4-0 loss to Gels is something the team wants to leave behind, looking to regain confidence from the three points they picked up during those games.

Callum Davidsonmen were sent off late after a 91st-minute own goal against Motherwell Graham Carey Almost let Steelmen steal points Stevie May A 94th-minute strike saved the game.

That fighting spirit is what St Johnstone is bringing to the table this weekend. A win could move him up to fourth place, depending on other results.

Aberdeen boss Jim Goodwin on 31st July 2022© Reuters

Aberdeen also found themselves in that position as they have 3 points, and the only win also came in week 2 of the season’s game.

One of which saw them come out on top with a dominant 4-1 win against St Mirren. Boyan Miovsky while gaining braces Leighton Clarkson When Luis Lopez It was also posted on the score sheet.

Last weekend, he showed his attacking qualities again in another league match against Motherwell, but lost 3-2 despite scoring twice.

Miovski was able to find the back of the net again in that match, but the new signing proved to have an immediate impact on the Dons.

After Aberdeen were embroiled in relegation battles at the end of last season, Jim Goodwin To avoid that repetition, he hopes his team will start getting more results.

St Johnstone Scottish Premiership form:

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St Johnstone Manager Callum Davidson taken on 5th August 2021© Reuters

St Johnstone have a long list of injury issues now, which Davidson will have to deal with. David Wotherspoon, Chris Kane, column booth When Tony Gallacher All on the shelf.

pressure also rises Theo Bearhe will likely act as the lone striker in this game, much like he did last weekend against the Rangers, with the Saints looking for a stronger defensive performance overall.

Miboski has adapted perfectly to the Aberdeen squad this season, having already scored three goals in the league and looking to continue his excellent form in front of goal, so he will be at the front again this weekend. You will definitely stand.

Another new signing, unfortunately for Goodwin, that he has not been able to acquire recently due to injury is: Hayden Coulsonit is currently unknown when the full-back will be available for selection again.

Possible starters for St Johnstone:
Matthews; Considine, Mitchell, McGowan. Montgomery, McPherson, Hallberg, Wright.May, Carrie and Bear

Candidates for the Aberdeen starting XI:
Loath; Richardson, Stewart, McCrory, Scales. Ramadani, Clarkson. Hayes, Beth Ijen, Kennedy.Miovsky

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We say: St Johnstone 1-3 Aberdeen

Both teams are almost certain to score in the match due to the poor defense they showed in the opening match.

Aberdeen has proven that he can cause problems for teams with his offensive prowess and is considered a favorite here as things are so quick in this particular campaign.

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