FM Preview: Inverness Caledonian Thistle v Heart of Midlothian 10 Nov 2012

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Last updated : 09 November 2012

Footymad preview History of the Inverness Caledonian Thistle v Heart of Midlothian fixture

Heart of Midlothian face a trip to Inverness Caledonian Thistle at Caledonian Stadium at lunchtime on Saturday, having the edge over their hosts in previous meetings. The visitors have won 4 of the 11 previous games, with the hosts winning just 2.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Caledonian Stadium was less than a year ago, in January 2012, the Caley Thistle carving out a narrow 1-0 victory in a Scottish Premier match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2012/2013 Sat 18 Aug Hearts 2 - 2 Inverness CT Scottish Premier
2011/2012 Sat 21 Jan Inverness CT 1-0 Hearts Scottish Premier
2011/2012 Sat 26 Nov Hearts 2 - 1 Inverness CT Scottish Premier
2011/2012 Sat 10 Sep Inverness CT 1 - 1 Hearts Scottish Premier
2010/2011 Sat 16 Apr Inverness CT 1 - 1 Hearts Scottish Premier
2010/2011 Sat 18 Dec Hearts 1 - 1 Inverness CT Scottish Premier
2010/2011 Sat 18 Sep Inverness CT 1 - 3 Hearts Scottish Premier

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

Recent respective form guides

Inverness Caledonian Thistle have collected 2 wins and 3 draws from their last six home matches. A total of 12 goals have been scored by the Caley Thistle in those games, with 8 conceded.

Heart of Midlothian have an average recent record on the road, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. Only 5 goals have been registered in this time, with 6 leaked at the wrong end.

Inverness Caledonian Thistle's total of 18 points from their 12 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier.

Heart of Midlothian are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 13 points from 12 matches.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Inverness Caledonian Thistle 6 5 1 0 17 4 16
Heart of Midlothian 6 1 2 3 5 8 5

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FootyMad's prediction ...

FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Caley Thistle, as the Jambo's have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Inverness Caledonian Thistle Unbeaten in the last 4 home games.
Unbeaten run of 9 matches.
Heart of Midlothian Not won in previous 3 away matches.
No win in the 3 most recent games.

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

Heart of Midlothian Match Reports

Scottish Premiership Sun 19th November 15:00

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