FM Preview: Heart of Midlothian v Dundee United 19 Feb 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 18th February 2011
FootyMad attempt to assist you with their form guide as Heart of Midlothian take on Dundee United in a Scottish Premier match on Saturday, 19th February 2011 at 15:00.
Dundee Utd. face a trip to Heart of Midlothian at Tynecastle Stadium on Saturday afternoon, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The The Terrors will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 40 and win only 17 of the 77 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was earlier this season, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1 - 1 final scoreline 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||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
Heart of Midlothian have lost just once in their last six home games, winning four and drawing the other one. The Jambo's have scored 9 and conceded 2 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 The Terrors's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 8 goals for and 6 against.
Hearts's total of 51 points from their 25 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier. Dundee Utd. see themselves just below half way in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, 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
|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
FootyMad's prediction ...
Dundee Utd. have an average recent record on the road, and this could be the reason why Hearts may poach a narrow victory, according to the Madmen. Home win
|Hearts||5 games since last home draw.|
Not drawn a match in their last 9 .
|Dundee Utd.||Undefeated in last 8 away games.|
Last drawn game 4 outings ago.