Hearts prepare to entertain Hibernian at Tynecastle Stadium on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 134 games played, Jambo's have recorded 66 wins, and Hibernian have come away with 30 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Tynecastle Stadium was less than a year ago, in May 2009, with Hibernian inflicting a narrow 0-1 defeat upon the Jambo's 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:|
|2008/2009||Thu 07 May||Hearts||0-1||Hibernian||SPL|
|2008/2009||Sat 14 Mar||Hibernian||1 - 0||Hearts||SPL|
|2008/2009||Sun 11 Jan||Hibernian||0 - 2||Hearts||SFAC|
|2008/2009||Sat 03 Jan||Hearts||0 - 0||Hibernian||SPL|
|2008/2009||Sun 19 Oct||Hibernian||1 - 1||Hearts||SPL|
|2007/2008||Sat 19 Jan||Hearts||1 - 0||Hibernian||SPL|
|2007/2008||Sun 04 Nov||Hibernian||1 - 1||Hearts||SPL|
Recent respective form guides
Heart of Midlothian have lost just once in their last six home games, winning four and drawing the other one. A total of 8 goals have been scored by the Jambo's in those games, with 4 conceded.
The The Hibees have had a decent run of form away from home recently, coming away with three points on 3 occasions, but drawing 1 and losing 2. The The Hibees's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 9 goals for and 7 against.
Hearts see themselves just below half way in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, showing a record of 9 points from their 10 games played so far, Hibernian's total of 20 points from their 10 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Hearts are performing very well at home, but your FootyMad panel reckons that the overall quality of Hibernian will prove too much for the homesters. Away win
|Hearts||Unbeaten in the last 5 home games.|
|Hibernian||6 games since last defeat.|