FM Preview: Heart of Midlothian v St. Johnstone 06 May 2012

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Last updated : 05 May 2012

Footymad preview History of the Heart of Midlothian v St. Johnstone fixture

Heart of Midlothian prepare to entertain St. Johnstone at Tynecastle on Sunday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 59 games played, Jambo's have recorded 27 wins, and St. Johnstone have come away with 12 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Tynecastle was earlier this season, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1-1 final scoreline in a Scottish F.A. Cup match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2011/2012 Sat 24 Mar St. Johnstone 2 - 1 Hearts Scottish Premier
2011/2012 Tue 14 Feb St. Johnstone 1 - 2 Hearts Scottish F.A. Cup
2011/2012 Sun 05 Feb Hearts 1-1 St. Johnstone Scottish F.A. Cup
2011/2012 Sat 03 Dec Hearts 1 - 2 St. Johnstone Scottish Premier
2011/2012 Sun 25 Sep St. Johnstone 2 - 0 Hearts Scottish Premier
2010/2011 Sat 29 Jan Hearts 1 - 0 St. Johnstone Scottish Premier
2010/2011 Tue 11 Jan Hearts 0 - 1 St. Johnstone Scottish F.A. Cup

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

Recent respective form guides

Heart of Midlothian have managed to pick up just two wins from their last six home games, losing three, The Jambo's's have scored 7 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 8.

St. Johnstone have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. While the Saints have hit 5 goals, 8 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 49 points from their 36 games so far.

St. Johnstone lie just outside the playoff positions in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, picking up 50 from their 36 games so far.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Heart of Midlothian 6 3 1 2 9 8 10
St. Johnstone 6 1 1 4 2 10 4

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Heart of Midlothian are not exactly setting the world alight at Tynecastle at the moment, but your FootyMad team are quietly confident that they can ease past St. Johnstone in this game. Home Win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Heart of Midlothian Been beaten in each of their previous 2 home matches.
Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
St. Johnstone Lost each of the previous 3 away matches.
Not won in previous 3 away matches.
An overall losing run of 3 games.
No win in the 5 most recent games.

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

Heart of Midlothian Match Reports

Scottish Premiership Sat 30th December 15:00

Aberdeen 0 - 0 Hearts

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