Uk news Celtic v Hamilton: Accies dismal opening day record examined before big kick-off MetiNews.Com
MetiNews.Com - The New Douglas Park side have not won on the opening day of the season since their return to the top flight.
Breaking News ! Hamilton Accies face a huge challenge today as they look to deal an early blow to Celtic' Ten In A Row dreams. Brian Rice's side travel to Parkhead for the closed-door clash to open their Premiership campaign. Read More Related Articles Celtic v Hamilton: How to watch Accies closed-door visit to the Scottish Premiership champions However, it's not just the champions they have to worry about - they also don't have history on their side. Lanarkshire Live Sport takes a look at Accies winless Scottish Premiership opener run. Season 2014/15 Hamilton Accies 0 Inverness Caley Thistle 2 (Image: SNS Group) Read More Related Articles SPFL green light FIVE substitutions plan ahead of Scottish Premiership kick-off On their return to the Scottish Premiership, the visitors from the Highlands didn't give Alex Neil's side the warm welcome they would have been hoping for. A Mikey Devlin mistake allowed Brad McKay to put ICT into the lead before a second came from Ryan Christie. Final League position: 7th Season 2015/16 Hamilton Accies 0 Partick Thistle 0 Partick's Frederic Frans (left) is shown the red card for a second bookable offence (Image: SNS Group) Despite an impressive performance, Accies were held by the Jags' 10-men. Ali Crawford was denied on several occasions by Thomas Cerny, and Greg Docherty saw a shot cannon back off the post. Frederic Frans was shown red for Thistle. Final league position: 10th All the latest sport news in Lanarkshire Carson eyes up dream Old Firm fight Ricky Burns in touching Bannan tribute How to watch Celtic v Hamilton Accies Barca in bizarre kit feud with Braves Season 2016/17 Rangers 1 Hamilton Accies 1 (Image: Getty Images) Accies came close to shocking Rangers on the opening day of the season as Ali Crawford put the visitors in front at Ibrox.
. Martyn Waghorn rescued a point for the home side.
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Final league position: 11th Season 2017/18 Aberdeen 2 Hamilton Accies 0
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Aberdeen put in a dominant display as Martin Canning's men made the trip from Lanarkshire. Anthony O'Connor headed the hosts into the lead before Xavier Tomas saw red. Miles Storey doubled the lead late on. Final league position: 10th Season 2018/19 Hamilton Accies 1 Hearts 4
Steven Naismith celebrates after scoring to make it 3-1
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Despite taking an early lead at New Douglas Park through a Mickel Miller goal, the Jambos' would run riot on Lanarkshire. A Peter Haring double, Steven Naismith spot-kick, and Steven MacLean strike were more than enough for the visitors. Final league position: 10th
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Season 2019/20 Ross County 3 Hamilton Accies 0
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The Staggies made a winning start on their return to the Scottish Premiership at the expense of Accies. Billy McKay, Ross Stewart and Joe Chalmers were on the scoresheet on a disappointing day at Dingwall. Final league position: 11th
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