FM Preview: Hibernian v Kilmarnock 15 Sep 2012

Last updated : 14 September 2012 By Footymad Previewer

Footymad preview History of the Hibernian v Kilmarnock fixture

Hibernian prepare to entertain Kilmarnock at Easter Road on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Hibees are clearly on top, having won 63 and lost only 24 of the 112 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Easter Road was less than a year ago, in April 2012, with Kilmarnock inflicting a narrow 0-1 defeat upon the Hibees in a Scottish Premier match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2011/2012 Sun 22 Apr Hibernian 0-1 Kilmarnock Scottish Premier
2011/2012 Sat 25 Feb Kilmarnock 1 - 3 Hibernian Scottish Premier
2011/2012 Sat 04 Feb Hibernian 1 - 0 Kilmarnock Scottish F.A. Cup
2011/2012 Sat 19 Nov Hibernian 1 - 1 Kilmarnock Scottish Premier
2011/2012 Sun 14 Aug Kilmarnock 4 - 1 Hibernian Scottish Premier
2010/2011 Sat 12 Feb Hibernian 2 - 1 Kilmarnock Scottish Premier
2010/2011 Sat 18 Dec Kilmarnock 2 - 1 Hibernian Scottish Premier

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Recent respective form guides

Hibernian are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. A total of 8 goals have been scored by the Hibees in those games, with 5 conceded.

Kilmarnock have an average recent record on the road, collecting 2 wins and 3 draws from the last six. A generous 7 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.

Hibernian's total of 8 points from their 5 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier.

Kilmarnock see themselves just below half way in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, showing a record of 6 points from their 5 games played so far,

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Hibernian 6 2 2 2 7 9 8
Kilmarnock 6 1 3 2 6 6 6

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FootyMad's prediction ...

With Hibernian only showing average form at home, the Madmen are expecting them to play out a draw. No-score draw

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Hibernian Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Kilmarnock Previous 2 away games have finished all-square.
Not won in previous 2 away matches.
No win in the 2 most recent games.

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