FM Preview: Celtic v Heart of Midlothian 13 May 2012
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Saturday, 12th May 2012
FootyMad attempt to assist you with their form guide as Celtic take on Heart of Midlothian in a Scottish Premier match on 13th May 2012 at 12:30.
History of the Celtic v Heart of Midlothian fixture
Celtic prepare to entertain Heart of Midlothian at Parkhead at lunchtime on Sunday, looking to continue an impressive record. The Bhoys are clearly on top, having won 93 and lost only 22 of the 154 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Parkhead was earlier this season, the Bhoys carving out a narrow 1-0 victory in a Scottish Premier match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Sun 15 Apr||Celtic||1 - 2||Hearts||Scottish F.A. Cup|
|2011/2012||Wed 08 Feb||Hearts||0 - 4||Celtic||Scottish Premier|
|2011/2012||Sat 10 Dec||Celtic||1-0||Hearts||Scottish Premier|
|2011/2012||Sun 02 Oct||Hearts||2 - 0||Celtic||Scottish Premier|
|2010/2011||Wed 11 May||Hearts||0 - 3||Celtic||Scottish Premier|
|2010/2011||Wed 26 Jan||Celtic||4 - 0||Hearts||Scottish Premier|
|2010/2011||Wed 10 Nov||Hearts||2 - 0||Celtic||Scottish Premier|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Celtic could not have a more impressive recent home form, having won each of the last six games. The Bhoys have scored 10 and conceded 0 during this period.
The Jambo's 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. A generous 9 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.
Celtic are leading the way in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, with their 37 games giving them a return of 90 points.
Heart of Midlothian lie just outside the playoff positions in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, picking up 52 from their 37 games so far.
Current overall team form
|Heart of Midlothian||6||3||1||2||8||8||10|
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
FootyMad's prediction ...
Celtic may be coming up against a decent side in Heart of Midlothian, but we do believe that its going to result in a narrow home win for the Bhoys. Home Win
|Celtic||17 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 10 .
|Heart of Midlothian||Undefeated in last 3 away games.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here