Rangers vs Hearts prediction, odds & betting tips – 24/02/2024

Rangers
24/02/24 - 15:00
Hearts

Rangers - Hearts

Scotland Premiership - Ibrox

James Tavernier
Rangers' James Tavernier and Livingston's Scott Pittman battle for the ball during the cinch Premiership match at Ibrox Stadium, Glasgow. Picture date: Saturday February 3, 2024. – Photo by Icon Sport

Rangers have taken advantage of Celtic's slight drop in form and took over the leader position in the Scottish Premiership with a two-point advantage.

Rangers vs Hearts predictions: Keeping the streak alive

Rangers vs Hearts predictions
Our pick

⚽Both Teams to Score prediction

Yes

⚽ Total goals prediction

Over 2.5 Goals

⚽ Half Time Result prediction

Rangers

Rangers are still yet to lose in the current calendar year with their streak at nine games looking at all competitions.

Pre-game odds and win probability: The host is the clear favorite

  • HOME: 3/10 (1.30) – 76.9%
  • DRAW: 9/2 (5.50) – 18.2%
  • AWAY: 10/1 (10.00) – 10%

When a team is on a high-value winning streak, there is only one way to go when it comes to searching for a favorite, so checking with Rangers at this time is rational.

Last five H2Hs: Rangers eager to continue their positive record

Scotland Premiership 06/12/23

Hearts

Hearts

0
Rangers

Rangers

1

Scotland League Cup 05/11/23

Hearts

Hearts

1
Rangers

Rangers

3

Scotland Premiership 29/10/23

Rangers

Rangers

2
Hearts

Hearts

1

Scotland Premiership 24/05/23

Rangers

Rangers

2
Hearts

Hearts

2

Scotland Premiership 01/02/23

Hearts

Hearts

0
Rangers

Rangers

3

Rangers haven't lost to Hearts in the past 12 matches.

Team news and form guide

Rangers: A two-way unbeaten run worth the fight

Rangers have not lost this calendar year going nine games undefeated in the Scottish Premiership as well as the national Cup competition, but they are also on a 12-game unbeaten run versus Hearts. Rabbi Matondo, Kieran Dowell, Abdallah Sima, Kemar Roofe, and Danilo Pereira are injured.

Predicted Lineup: Butland – Tavernier, Goldson, Souttar, Barisic – Lundstram, Diomande – Wright, Cantwell, Cortes – Silva.

Scotland Premiership 18/02/24

W

St Johnstone

St Johnstone

0

Rangers

Rangers

3

Scotland Premiership 14/02/24

W

Ross County

Ross County

1

Rangers

Rangers

3

Scotland FA Cup 10/02/24

W

gb

Ayr

0

Rangers

Rangers

2

Scotland Premiership 06/02/24

W

Aberdeen

Aberdeen

1

Rangers

Rangers

2

Scotland Premiership 03/02/24

W

Livingston

Livingston

0

Rangers

Rangers

3

Hearts: The reason for optimism after a great winning run

Stunningly, Hearts have been impressive in the past couple of months going for 11 wins and a draw in their past 12 games through multiple competitions. Kyosuke Tagawa, Craig Halkett, Barrie McKay, Peter Haring, and Liam Boyce are out.

Predicted Lineup: Clark – Rowles, Kent, Kingsley – Lembikisa, Nieuwenhof, Fraser, Baningime, Cochrane – Forrest, Shankland.

Scotland Premiership 17/02/24

W

Motherwell

Motherwell

0

Hearts

Hearts

2

Scotland FA Cup 11/02/24

W

gb

Airdrieonians

1

Hearts

Hearts

4

Scotland Premiership 07/02/24

W

St Johnstone

St Johnstone

0

Hearts

Hearts

1

Scotland Premiership 03/02/24

W

Dundee

Dundee

2

Hearts

Hearts

3

Scotland Premiership 27/01/24

W

Aberdeen

Aberdeen

0

Hearts

Hearts

2

Here are our best picks: Hearts aiming to end the negative streak

Rangers are the expected winner according to the Rangers vs Hearts odds put forth by the bookies with the probability at just below the 80 percent mark.

With all the options available, check those out on our dedicated football betting tips today page. Here are a couple of suggestions for this Rangers vs Hearts duel: Half-Time BTTS could get you odds up to 5/1 (5.00) – 20% and Danilo getting on the scoresheet Anytime is valued at 1/1 (2.00) – 50%.

Hot tip: Both Teams to Score – Yes

  • Two out of the past five games for either team had a BTTS.
  • From the last four h2h encounters, three of the games ended with goals coming from both sides of the field.

Other tips

Over 2.5 Goals

  • Rangers had four straight games with more than two goals scored.
  • Hearts have the second-best ‘under' record in the league with 17 of those games played out of 26.

Half-Time Rangers

  • The hosts have been leading after halftime in four out of their last five outings.
  • Hearts avoided losing to Rangers during the opening half in two out of the past three h2h contests.

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