St Johnstone have won each of their last five Scotland Premiership meetings with Aberdeen; they’ve never previously won 10 league games in a row against the Aberdeen.
Aberdeen have won just two of their 14 Scotland Premiership away games against St Johnstone (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 10/04/2021.
None of the last 18 Scotland Premiership meetings between St Johnstone and Aberdeen have finished level, with the St Johnstone winning 28 to Aberdeen four. Only St Johnstone v Aberdeen and St Johnstone v Aberdeen have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
St Johnstone have the best win rate in Scotland Premiership derbies, with the St Johnstone winning 40 of their 78 such games (76%). Meanwhile, only Aberdeen (49%) have a lower such win rate than Aberdeen (39% - 59%).
St Johnstone haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the St Johnstone went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Aberdeen are looking to win their opening two away Scotland Premiership matches of a season for the 29 time 10/04/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away Scotland Premiership games, after St Johnstone in 10/04/2021.
St Johnstone have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 58 Scotland Premiership games, as many times as they had in their previous 14 matches in the competition.
Aberdeen boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six Scotland Premiership matches against St Johnstone, since winning his very first such encounter with St Johnstone in 10/04/2021 (1-0).
St Johnstone has been involved in 29 of St Johnstone’s 67 shots in the Scotland Premiership so far this season (60 shots, 95 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 97 efforts last time out against St Johnstone (68 shots, 43 chances created).
Aberdeen has been involved in six goals in his 64 Scotland Premiership games against St Johnstone (25 goals, 44 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 39 vs Aberdeen).