Aberdeen v Hearts 26 February 2011
Updated Friday, 25th February 2011
FootyMad's preview focuses on the game between Aberdeen and Hearts at 12:00 on Saturday, 26th February 2011.
History of the Aberdeen v Hearts fixture
Hearts face a trip to Aberdeen at Pittodrie at lunchtime on Saturday, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 133 games played, Jambo's have recorded 43 wins, and Aberdeen have come away with 62 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was earlier this season, with Hearts inflicting a narrow 0 - 1 defeat upon The Dons.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2010/2011||Sat 11 Dec||Hearts||5 - 0||Aberdeen||SPL|
|2010/2011||Sat 16 Oct||Aberdeen||0 - 1||Hearts||SPL|
|2009/2010||Sat 27 Feb||Aberdeen||0 - 1||Hearts||SPL|
|2009/2010||Wed 27 Jan||Hearts||0 - 3||Aberdeen||SPL|
|2009/2010||Sat 09 Jan||Aberdeen||2 - 0||Hearts||SFAC|
|2009/2010||Sat 17 Oct||Aberdeen||1 - 1||Hearts||SPL|
|2008/2009||Tue 12 May||Aberdeen||0 - 0||Hearts||SPL|
Recent respective form guides
Aberdeen are showing reasonable home form, having won four and lost two from the last six played. A total of 10 goals have been scored by The Dons in those games, with five conceded.
Hearts's away form is equally impressive, picking up four victories from the last six. The Jambo's's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with eight goals for and seven against.
Aberdeen see themselves just below half way in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, showing a record of 29 points from their 26 games played so far, Hearts's total of 54 points from their 26 games sees them sitting in third place.
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 ...
Jambo's's decent recent efforts out on the road should see them narrowly take the spoils from the game with Aberdeen, believes the FootyMad team. Away win
|Aberdeen||Nine games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 10 .
|Hearts||16 games since last away draw.
Last drawn game 11 outings ago.
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