Hibs v Hearts 03 Apr 2011
Updated Saturday, 2nd April 2011
The game between Hibs and Hearts on 3rd April 2011 at 12:45 takes centre stage for FootyMad's preview analysis.
Hearts take the short trip to Easter Road at lunchtime on Sunday, having the edge over their hosts, Hibs, in previous meetings. The visitors have won 56 of the 139 previous games, with the hosts winning just 42.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was earlier this season, as the visitors ran out cosy 0-2 winners in a league game.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2010/2011||Sat 01 Jan||Hearts||1 - 0||Hibs||Scottish Premier|
|2010/2011||Sun 07 Nov||Hibs||0-2||Hearts||Scottish Premier|
|2009/2010||Sat 01 May||Hibs||1 - 2||Hearts||Scottish Premier|
|2009/2010||Sat 20 Mar||Hearts||2 - 1||Hibs||Scottish Premier|
|2009/2010||Sun 03 Jan||Hibs||1 - 1||Hearts||Scottish Premier|
|2009/2010||Sat 07 Nov||Hearts||0 - 0||Hibs||Scottish Premier|
|2008/2009||Thu 07 May||Hearts||0 - 1||Hibs||Scottish Premier|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Hibs have only performed averagely at home, winning three and losing two of their last six. A generous six goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.
Hearts have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. While the Jambo's have hit four goals, eight have hit the back of the wrong net.
Hibs see themselves just below half way in the SPL, showing a record of 32 points from their 29 games played so far,
Hearts total of 58 points from their 30 games sees them sitting in third place.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Hearts are in a sorry state of late on their travels, though the Mad panel can see them coming away from Easter Road Stadium with a well-deserved point. No-score draw
|Hibs||Won three successive home games.
Six games since last home draw.
Unbeaten run of six games.
|Hearts||Not won in previous two away games.
Last drawn game four outings ago.
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