FM Preview: Heart of Midlothian v Kilmarnock 29 Oct 2011

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Last updated : 28 October 2011

Footymad preview History of the Heart of Midlothian v Kilmarnock fixture

Heart of Midlothian prepare to entertain Kilmarnock at Tynecastle Stadium on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Jambo's are clearly on top, having won 58 and lost only 23 of the 107 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Tynecastle Stadium was less than a year ago, in March 2011, as the visitors ran out cosy 0-2 winners in a Scottish Premier match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2011/2012 Sun 21 Aug Kilmarnock 0 - 0 Hearts Scottish Premier
2010/2011 Sat 30 Apr Kilmarnock 2 - 2 Hearts Scottish Premier
2010/2011 Sat 05 Mar Hearts 0-2 Kilmarnock Scottish Premier
2010/2011 Tue 18 Jan Kilmarnock 1 - 2 Hearts Scottish Premier
2010/2011 Sun 31 Oct Hearts 0 - 3 Kilmarnock Scottish Premier
2009/2010 Sat 10 Apr Hearts 1 - 0 Kilmarnock Scottish Premier
2009/2010 Sat 28 Nov Kilmarnock 1 - 2 Hearts Scottish Premier

For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here

Recent respective form guides

Heart of Midlothian are showing reasonable home form, having won four and lost two from the last six played. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 9 to 7.

The away form of Kilmarnock is pretty dire, attaining just 3 draws from the previous six away games. While the Killie have hit 4 goals, 10 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Heart of Midlothian lie just outside the playoff positions in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, picking up 18 points from their 12 games so far.

Kilmarnock see themselves just below half way in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, showing a record of 12 points from their 12 games played so far,

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Heart of Midlothian 6 3 1 2 7 5 10
Kilmarnock 6 1 2 3 6 10 5

For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here

FootyMad's prediction ...

Attention punters! We see this as an opportunity for the Jambo's to get the show back on the road by taking all the three points available. Home Win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Heart of Midlothian 10 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 4 .
Kilmarnock Not won in previous 10 away matches.
4 games since last defeat.

For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here

Heart of Midlothian Match Reports

Scottish Premiership Sat 9th December 15:00

Hearts 1 - 0 Motherwell

Last game - Match Centre


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