FM Preview: Dundee United v Hibernian 05 Aug 2012
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Saturday, 4th August 2012
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Dundee United and Hibernian at 13:00 on 5th August 2012 in the Scottish Premier.
History of the Dundee United v Hibernian fixture
Dundee United prepare to entertain Hibernian at Tannadice Park at lunchtime on Sunday, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 96 games played, Terrors have recorded 43 wins, and Hibernian have come away with 26 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Tannadice Park was less than a year ago, in December 2011, with Dundee United running out comfortable 3-1 winners in a Scottish Premier match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Sat 24 Mar||Hibernian||0 - 2||Dundee Utd.||Scottish Premier|
|2011/2012||Sat 24 Dec||Dundee Utd.||3-1||Hibernian||Scottish Premier|
|2011/2012||Sat 24 Sep||Hibernian||3 - 3||Dundee Utd.||Scottish Premier|
|2010/2011||Sun 30 Jan||Dundee Utd.||3 - 0||Hibernian||Scottish Premier|
|2010/2011||Wed 29 Dec||Hibernian||2 - 2||Dundee Utd.||Scottish Premier|
|2010/2011||Sat 30 Oct||Dundee Utd.||1 - 0||Hibernian||Scottish Premier|
|2009/2010||Sun 09 May||Dundee Utd.||0 - 2||Hibernian||Scottish Premier|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Dundee United have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 10 to 9.
Hibernian have an average recent record on the road, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. The Hibees's have scored 7 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 8.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Both teams are displaying reasonable form at the moment, and for that reason, the Madmen predict the game will end in stalemate. No-score draw
|Dundee United||Unbeaten in the last 5 home games.
Unbeaten run of 3 matches.
|Hibernian||16 games since last away draw.
An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 2 most recent games.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here