FootyMAD's Heart Of Midlothian match preview

Last updated : 20 January 2006 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Kilmarnock v Heart Of Midlothian fixture

Kilmarnock prepare to entertain Heart Of Midlothian at Rugby Park on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 95 games played, Killie have recorded 43 wins, and Hearts have come away with 27 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Rugby Park was earlier this season, 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:
2005/2006Sat 07 JanHearts2 - 1KilmarnockSFAC
2005/2006Wed 26 OctHearts1 - 0KilmarnockSPL
2005/2006Sat 30 JulKilmarnock2-4HeartsSPL
2004/2005Wed 16 FebKilmarnock1 - 3HeartsSFAC
2004/2005Sat 12 FebHearts3 - 0KilmarnockSPL
2004/2005Sat 05 FebHearts2 - 2KilmarnockSFAC
2004/2005Sat 13 NovKilmarnock1 - 1HeartsSPL

Recent respective form guides

Kilmarnock 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, 12 to 11.

Hearts have an average recent record on the road, collecting 1 win and 3 draws from the last six played. A generous 7 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.

Kilmarnock's 33 points from 22 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 5th position. Hearts are just outside the promotion places, in 2nd, having taken 47 points from 22 games.

For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here

Current form guides:PWDLFAP

FootyMad's prediction ...

With Kilmarnock only showing average form at home, the Madmen are expecting them to play out a draw. Score draw

Sequence statistics:
Kilmarnock Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
Hearts Last drawn game 6 outings ago.