FM Preview: Dundee United v Hibernian 30 Jan 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Saturday, 29th January 2011
The game between Dundee United and Hibernian in the Scottish Premier on Sunday, 30th January 2011 at 13:15 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 85 games played, The Terrors have recorded 38 wins, and Hibernian have come away with 22 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:|
|2010/2011||Wed 29 Dec||Hibernian||2 - 2||Dundee Utd.||SPL|
|2010/2011||Sat 30 Oct||Dundee Utd.||1-0||Hibernian||SPL|
|2009/2010||Sun 09 May||Dundee Utd.||0 - 2||Hibernian||SPL|
|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|
Recent respective form guides
Dundee United are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 6 to 5.
The away form of Hibernian is pretty dire, chalking up just 1 victory, with 5 defeats, from the last six. While the The Hibees have hit 6 goals, 10 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Dundee Utd. see themselves just below half way in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, showing a record of 26 points from their 19 games played so far, Hibernian are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 16 points from 22 matches.
For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Dundee Utd. are not exactly setting the world alight at Tannadice Park at the moment, but your FootyMad team are quietly confident that they can ease past Hibernian in this game. Home Win
|Dundee Utd.||Unbeaten in the last 3 home games.|
Drawn each of their last 3 games.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
|Hibernian||Lost each of the previous 5 away matches.|
Not won in previous 5 away matches.
An overall losing run of 4 games.
No win in the 11 most recent games.