FM Preview: Hibernian v Dundee United 29 Dec 2010
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Tuesday, 28th December 2010
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Hibernian and Dundee United at 19:15 on Wednesday, 29th December 2010 in the Scottish Premier.
Dundee Utd. face a trip to Hibernian at Easter Road Stadium on Wednesday evening, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 80 games played, The Terrors have recorded 21 wins, and Hibernian have come away with 36 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in March 2010, as the visitors ran out cosy 2 - 4 winners 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||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|
|2008/2009||Sat 04 Apr||Dundee Utd.||2 - 2||Hibernian||SPL|
Recent respective form guides
Hibernian are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. The The Hibees's have scored 6 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 7.
The The Terrors have had a decent run of form away from home recently, coming away with three points on 3 occasions, but drawing 1 and losing 2. The The Terrors's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 7 goals for and 6 against.
Hibernian are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 15 points from 17 matches. Dundee Utd. see themselves just below half way in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, showing a record of 19 points from their 14 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. are not doing too bad on their travels, and I think they should continue by carving out a narrow victory at Hibernian. Away win
|Hibernian||Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.|
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 4 most recent games.
|Dundee Utd.||Drawn each of the last 2 games.|
No win in the 3 most recent games.