FM Preview: Hibernian v Aberdeen 26 Dec 2010
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Saturday, 25th December 2010
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Hibernian and Aberdeen at 15:00 on Sunday, 26th December 2010 in the Scottish Premier.
Hibernian prepare to entertain Aberdeen at Easter Road Stadium on Sunday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 134 games played, The Hibees have recorded 55 wins, and Aberdeen have come away with 41 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Easter Road Stadium was less than a year ago, in February 2010, where the two teams cancelled each other out in an enthralling 2-2 draw in a Scottish Premier match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2010/2011||Sat 23 Oct||Aberdeen||4 - 2||Hibernian||SPL|
|2009/2010||Wed 10 Feb||Hibernian||2-2||Aberdeen||SPL|
|2009/2010||Sat 19 Dec||Aberdeen||0 - 2||Hibernian||SPL|
|2009/2010||Sat 31 Oct||Hibernian||2 - 0||Aberdeen||SPL|
|2008/2009||Sun 24 May||Aberdeen||2 - 1||Hibernian||SPL|
|2008/2009||Sat 21 Mar||Hibernian||0 - 0||Aberdeen||SPL|
|2008/2009||Sat 15 Nov||Hibernian||2 - 2||Aberdeen||SPL|
Recent respective form guides
Hibernian have collected 2 wins and 3 draws from their last six home matches. A generous 6 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.
The away form of Aberdeen is pretty dire, losing every single one of the last six matches played! The Dons have conceded 22 goals in these games, and only hit 1 in reply.
Hibernian see themselves just below half way in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, showing a record of 15 points from their 16 games played so far, Aberdeen find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 16 games have yielded only 10 points.
For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here
|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
FootyMad's prediction ...
Its a close one to call, but I think that The Hibees's reasonable showing at home is going to see them scrape past Aberdeen. Home Win
|Hibernian||Not won in the 3 most recent games.|
|Aberdeen||Lost each of the previous 6 away matches.|
Not won in previous 8 away matches.
An overall losing run of 7 games.
No win in the 7 most recent games.