FootyMAD's Heart of Midlothian match preview

Last updated : 05 August 2007 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Heart of Midlothian v Hibernian fixture

Hibernian face a trip to Heart of Midlothian at Tynecastle Stadium on Monday evening, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 130 games played, The Hibees have recorded 28 wins, and Hearts have come away with 65 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in May 2007, with Hearts running out comfortable 2 - 0 winners in a Scottish Premier match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2006/2007Sat 12 MayHearts2 - 0HibernianSPL
2006/2007Sun 01 AprHibernian0 - 1HeartsSPL
2006/2007Tue 26 DecHearts3 - 2HibernianSPL
2006/2007Wed 08 NovHibernian1 - 0HeartsSLGC
2006/2007Sun 15 OctHibernian2 - 2HeartsSPL
2005/2006Sat 22 AprHibernian2 - 1HeartsSPL
2005/2006Sun 02 AprHibernian0 - 4HeartsSFAC

Recent respective form guides

Heart of Midlothian have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. A generous 6 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.

Hibernian have an average recent record on the road, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. The The Hibees's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 10 goals for and 8 against.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP

FootyMad's prediction ...

Hibernian have an average recent record on the road, and this could be the reason why Hearts may poach a narrow victory, according to the Madmen. Home win

Sequence statistics:
Hearts Unbeaten in the last 3 home games.
Hibernian Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.
Not won in previous 5 away matches.
Last drawn game 4 outings ago.