History of the Hearts v Dundee United fixture
Hearts prepare to entertain Dundee United at Tynecastle on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Jambo's are clearly on top, having won 40 and lost only 17 of the 77 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Tynecastle Stadium was earlier this season, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1-1 final scoreline in a league game.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2010/2011||Sun 29 Aug||Hearts||1-1||Dundee Utd.||SPL|
|2009/2010||Wed 05 May||Hearts||0 - 0||Dundee Utd.||SPL|
|2009/2010||Sun 07 Mar||Dundee Utd.||1 - 0||Hearts||SPL|
|2009/2010||Sat 12 Dec||Hearts||0 - 0||Dundee Utd.||SPL|
|2009/2010||Mon 17 Aug||Dundee Utd.||2 - 0||Hearts||SPL|
|2008/2009||Sat 16 May||Hearts||3 - 0||Dundee Utd.||SPL|
|2008/2009||Sat 28 Feb||Dundee Utd.||0 - 1||Hearts||SPL|
Recent respective form guides
Hearts have lost just once in their last six home games, winning four and drawing the other one. The Jambo's have scored nine and conceded two during this period.
Dundee Utd. have an average recent record on the road, remaining unbeaten in the last six, though five of those have been draws. The Terrors's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with eight goals for and six against.
Hearts's total of 51 points from their 25 games sees them sitting in third place in the SPL. Dundee Utd. see themselves just below half way, showing a record of 29 points from their 21 games played so far,
For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Hearts may be coming up against a decent side in Dundee Utd., but I do believe that its going to result in a narrow home win for the Jambo's. Home Win
|Hearts||Five games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last nine .
|Dundee Utd.||Undefeated in last eight away games.
Last drawn game four outings ago.