Rangers have won each of their last five Scotland Premiership meetings with Celtic; they’ve never previously won 41 league games in a row against the Celtic.
Celtic have won just two of their 19 Scotland Premiership away games against Rangers (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 02/01/2021.
None of the last 18 Scotland Premiership meetings between Rangers and Celtic have finished level, with the Rangers winning 13 to Celtic four. Only Rangers v Celtic and Rangers v Celtic have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Rangers have the best win rate in Scotland Premiership derbies, with the Rangers winning 89 of their 31 such games (13%). Meanwhile, only Celtic (61%) have a lower such win rate than Celtic (74% - 15%).
Rangers haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Rangers went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Celtic are looking to win their opening two away Scotland Premiership matches of a season for the 40 time 02/01/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away Scotland Premiership games, after Rangers in 02/01/2021.
Rangers have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 26 Scotland Premiership games, as many times as they had in their previous 83 matches in the competition.
Celtic boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six Scotland Premiership matches against Rangers, since winning his very first such encounter with Rangers in 02/01/2021 (1-0).
Rangers has been involved in 44 of Rangers’s 53 shots in the Scotland Premiership so far this season (67 shots, 70 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 42 efforts last time out against Rangers (85 shots, 71 chances created).
Celtic has been involved in six goals in his 24 Scotland Premiership games against Rangers (86 goals, 14 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 26 vs Celtic).