Well to triumph on travels
Gareth Friel previews this weekend's action in the Scottish Premiership and is tipping Motherwell to win at Inverness.
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As Scotland produced another encouraging performance under Gordon Strachan against England at Wembley on Wednesday night, you wonder what James McFadden was thinking.
Once the golden boy of the Scottish national team, the match against the Auld Enemy is the kind of stage 'Faddy' used to thrive on.
Now back at Motherwell and out of the Scotland reckoning following a series of bad injuries, McFadden and his team face a trip north to face Inverness in the Scottish Premiership on Saturday. Maybe not as glamorous as a packed Wembley, but Caley Thistle have started the season on fire and McFadden and co. are in for a tough match.
But Motherwell won an impressive nine times on the road last season (only Celtic could match that), one of those a 5-1 victory at the Caledonian Stadium.
Stuart McCall's side were well beaten by Aberdeen last Sunday but in their defence, they had played a Europa League tie in Russia three days previous so they could be forgiven for being a bit off the pace.
Inverness have opened with two wins but boss Terry Butcher won't be getting too carried away given the victories came against St Mirren, a side expecting to battle relegation, and a young Dundee United team in transition.
Elsewhere, Hibs really need a win against Dundee United after starting the season with defeats against Motherwell and Edinburgh rivals Hearts.
In four games in Europe and in the league, Pat Fenlon's side have yet to score. Signings like James Collins and Rowan vine have yet to show they are capable of filling the void left by Leigh Griffiths.
Collins, signed from Swindon, is a handful for defenders though and caused Hearts problems at times with his strength and aerial ability.
He found himself in good positions a number of times but failed to find the quality required to bag his first Hibs goal.
Against United though, he may have some luck. Jackie mcNamara's men are not the most physical and Collins could cause them problems. He is a good price to open the scoring and thats worthy of some interest.