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 123 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 November 2005, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1 - 1 final scoreline in a Scottish Premier match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2005/2006||Wed 03 May||Hearts||1 - 0||Aberdeen||SPL|
|2005/2006||Sat 11 Feb||Hearts||1 - 2||Aberdeen||SPL|
|2005/2006||Sat 04 Feb||Hearts||3 - 0||Aberdeen||SFAC|
|2005/2006||Sun 20 Nov||Aberdeen||1 - 1||Hearts||SPL|
|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|
Recent respective form guides
Aberdeen have collected 2 wins and 3 draws from their last six home matches. A total of 8 goals have been scored by the Dons in those games, with 4 conceded.
The Jambo's have had a decent run of form away from home recently, coming away with three points on 3 occassions, but drawing 1 and losing 2. The Jambo's's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 7 goals for and 6 against.
Aberdeen find themselves in a respectable 4th position, courtesy of the 12 points they have accumulated from 7 games. Hearts sit in a healthy 2nd in the league, and have picked up 13 points from their 7 games.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
A creditable return from recent away games for Jambo's could well see them head back from Pittodrie Stadium with a share of the spoils, think the FootyMad panel. Score draw
|Aberdeen||Not drawn a match in their last 3 .|
|Hearts||5 games since last away draw.|
Last drawn game 8 outings ago.