FM Preview: Dundee United v Hibernian 09 May 2010
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Saturday, 8th May 2010
The game between Dundee United and Hibernian in the Scottish Premier on Sunday, 9th May 2010 at 13:30 takes centre stage for FootyMad's preview analysis.
Dundee Utd. prepare to entertain Hibernian at Tannadice Park on Sunday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 83 games played, The Terrors have recorded 37 wins, and Hibernian have come away with 21 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Tannadice Park was earlier this season, the The Terrors carving out a narrow 1-0 victory 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:|
|2009/2010||Wed 31 Mar||Hibernian||2 - 4||Dundee Utd.||SPL|
|2009/2010||Sat 16 Jan||Dundee Utd.||1-0||Hibernian||SPL|
|2009/2010||Sat 03 Oct||Hibernian||1 - 1||Dundee Utd.||SPL|
|2008/2009||Sat 02 May||Hibernian||1 - 2||Dundee Utd.||SPL|
|2008/2009||Sat 04 Apr||Dundee Utd.||2 - 2||Hibernian||SPL|
|2008/2009||Wed 12 Nov||Dundee Utd.||2 - 0||Hibernian||SPL|
|2008/2009||Sat 13 Sep||Hibernian||2 - 1||Dundee Utd.||SPL|
Recent respective form guides
Dundee United have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 6 to 4.
The away form of Hibernian is pretty dire, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While the The Hibees have hit 14 goals, 18 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Dundee Utd.'s total of 63 points from their 37 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier. Hibernian lie just outside the playoff positions in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, picking up 51 from their 37 games so far.
For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here
|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
FootyMad's prediction ...
Its a close one to call, but I think that The Terrors's reasonable showing at home is going to see them scrape past Hibernian. Home Win
|Dundee Utd.||Been beaten in each of their previous 2 home matches.|
Failed to win in previous 3 home matches.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
|Hibernian||Not won in previous 3 away matches.|
No win in the 7 most recent games.
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