Hibernian face a trip to Heart Of Midlothian at Tynecastle Stadium on Sunday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 124 games played, Hibees have recorded 27 wins, and Hearts have come away with 60 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in November 2003, with Hearts running out comfortable 2 - 0 winners in a Scottish Premier match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2003/2004||Sun 15 Feb||Hibernian||1 - 1||Hearts||SPL|
|2003/2004||Sun 23 Nov||Hearts||2 - 0||Hibernian||SPL|
|2003/2004||Sun 17 Aug||Hibernian||1 - 0||Hearts||SPL|
|2002/2003||Thu 02 Jan||Hearts||4 - 4||Hibernian||SPL|
|2002/2003||Sun 03 Nov||Hibernian||1 - 2||Hearts||SPL|
|2002/2003||Sun 11 Aug||Hearts||5 - 1||Hibernian||SPL|
|2001/2002||Sat 16 Mar||Hibernian||1 - 2||Hearts||SPL|
Recent respective form guides
Heart Of Midlothian are in decent form at home, having won four and drawn two of their last six games, The Jambo's have scored 9 and conceded 2 during this period.
Hibernian's away form is equally impressive, tasting just one defeat in their last six, and picking up four good wins. The Hibees's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 10 goals for and 8 against.
Hearts's 12 points from 9 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 6th position. Hibernian find themselves in a respectable 4th position, courtesy of the 15 points they have accumulated from 9 games.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Hibernian are in smashing form away from home at present, and Footymad sees this carrying them to a narrow victory at Hearts. Away win
|Hearts||Unbeaten in the last 15 home games.|
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 4 most recent games.
|Hibernian||Undefeated in last 4 away games.|
9 games since last defeat.