Dundee Utd. face a trip to Hibernian at Easter Road Stadium on Saturday evening, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Tangerines have won 19 of the 69 games compared to the host's 30 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in March 2003, 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:|
|2003/2004||Sat 09 Aug||Dundee Utd.||1 - 2||Hibernian||SPL|
|2002/2003||Sat 26 Apr||Dundee Utd.||1 - 2||Hibernian||SPL|
|2002/2003||Sun 09 Mar||Hibernian||1 - 1||Dundee Utd.||SPL|
|2002/2003||Sat 25 Jan||Dundee Utd.||2 - 3||Hibernian||SFAC|
|2002/2003||Sat 07 Dec||Dundee Utd.||1 - 1||Hibernian||SPL|
|2002/2003||Sat 05 Oct||Hibernian||2 - 1||Dundee Utd.||SPL|
|2001/2002||Sun 07 Apr||Dundee Utd.||2 - 1||Hibernian||SPL|
Recent respective form guides
Hibernian have had an average home run of late, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 15 goals for the Hibees, with 8 goals against.
Dundee Utd. have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. Tangerines have conceded 10 goals in these games, and only hit 3 in reply.
Hibernian see themselves just below half way in the Bank of Scotland Scottish Premier, showing a record of 15 points from their 11 games played so far, Dundee Utd. are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 9 points from 11 matches.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Dundee Utd. have an average recent record on the road, and this could be the reason why Hibernian may poach a narrow victory, according to the Madmen. Home win
|Hibernian||7 games since last home draw.|
Unbeaten run of 3 matches.
|Dundee Utd.||4 games since last away draw.|
An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 3 most recent games.