FootyMAD's St. Mirren match preview

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Last updated : 26 October 2007
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History of the Hibernian v St. Mirren fixture

Hibernian prepare to entertain St. Mirren at Easter Road Stadium on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The The Hibees are clearly on top, having won 66 and lost only 18 of the 108 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Easter Road Stadium was less than a year ago, in December 2006, with Hibernian annihilating their visitors 5-1 in a Scottish Premier match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2006/2007Wed 04 AprSt. Mirren1 - 1HibernianSPL
2006/2007Sat 23 DecHibernian5-1St. MirrenSPL
2006/2007Sat 30 SepSt. Mirren1 - 0HibernianSPL
2004/2005Sat 26 FebHibernian2 - 0St. MirrenSFAC
2000/2001Sat 10 FebHibernian4 - 2St. MirrenSPL
2000/2001Sat 25 NovSt. Mirren1 - 1HibernianSPL
2000/2001Sat 26 AugHibernian2 - 0St. MirrenSPL

Recent respective form guides

Hibernian have lost just once in their last six home games, winning four and drawing the other one. A total of 17 goals have been scored by the The Hibees in those games, with 12 conceded.

St. Mirren have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. While the Buddies have hit 4 goals, 10 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Hibernian find themselves in a respectable 3rd position, courtesy of the 21 points they have accumulated from 10 games. St. Mirren see themselves just below half way in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, showing a record of 10 points from their 10 games played so far,

For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Hibernian6312121010
St. Mirren61143144

FootyMad's prediction ...

Hibernian may be coming up against a decent side in St. Mirren, but I do believe that its going to result in a narrow home win for the The Hibees. Home Win

Sequence statistics:
Hibernian 5 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 5 .
St. Mirren Not won in previous 3 away matches.
Last drawn game 4 outings ago.

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