Hearts face a trip to Aberdeen at Pittodrie Stadium on Sunday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 122 games played, Jambo's have recorded 39 wins, and Aberdeen have come away with 59 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in May 2005, with Aberdeen running out comfortable 2 - 0 winners in a Scottish Premier match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2005/2006||Sat 20 Aug||Hearts||2 - 0||Aberdeen||SPL|
|2004/2005||Sun 22 May||Aberdeen||2 - 0||Hearts||SPL|
|2004/2005||Sat 29 Jan||Hearts||1 - 0||Aberdeen||SPL|
|2004/2005||Sun 07 Nov||Aberdeen||0 - 1||Hearts||SPL|
|2004/2005||Sat 14 Aug||Hearts||0 - 0||Aberdeen||SPL|
|2003/2004||Wed 11 Feb||Hearts||1 - 0||Aberdeen||SPL|
|2003/2004||Sun 09 Nov||Aberdeen||0 - 1||Hearts||SPL|
Recent respective form guides
Aberdeen have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. The Dons have scored 10 and conceded 3 during this period.
Hearts have an average recent record on the road, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. The Jambo's's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 8 goals for and 7 against.
Aberdeen see themselves just below half way in the Bank of Scotland Scottish Premier, showing a record of 17 points from their 14 games played so far, Hearts are just outside the promotion places, in 2nd, having taken 35 points from 14 games.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
The away form of the Jambo's has not been the best, though the Footymad panel sees them pulling off a narrow win on their visit to Aberdeen. Away win
|Aberdeen||Not won in the 3 most recent games.|
|Hearts||Not won in previous 4 away matches.|
Last drawn game 5 outings ago.