Dundee Utd. face a trip to Hibernian at Easter Road Stadium on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 70 games played, The Terrors have recorded 19 wins, and Hibernian have come away with 30 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in November 2003, where the two teams cancelled each other out in an enthralling 2 - 2 draw in a Scottish Premier match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2003/2004||Tue 10 Feb||Dundee Utd.||0 - 0||Hibernian||SPL|
|2003/2004||Sat 08 Nov||Hibernian||2 - 2||Dundee Utd.||SPL|
|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|
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. A total of 12 goals have been scored by the Hibees in those games, with 9 conceded.
Dundee Utd. have an average recent record on the road, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While the The Terrors have hit 8 goals, 13 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Hibernian's 12 points from 8 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 6th position. Dundee Utd. are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 6 points from 8 matches.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Hibees, as the The Terrors have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win
|Hibernian||Drawn last 2 games at home.|
Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Unbeaten run of 7 matches.
|Dundee Utd.||Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.|
Not won in previous 5 away matches.
An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 2 most recent games.