Hibernian vs Hearts prediction, odds & betting tips 27/12/2023

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Hibernian - Hearts

Scotland Premiership - Easter Road

* Betting odds were correct at the time of publication but are subject to change

Hearts' main concern at this point of the season is to keep the third spot in the Scottish Premiership as both Celtic and Rangers are far away at the top of the standings.

Hibernian vs Hearts prediction – Betting tips & odds

Hot tip: Under 2.5 Goals

  • Two out of the last three h2h duels ended with fewer than three goals scored
  • Hearts is tied for the best ‘under' team in the Premiership with 13 of those matches played

The last two games between Hibernian and Hearts ended in a draw, and looking at their current form, it seems very similar to the way these sides are playing at the moment.

Latest odds

Head to Head

07/10/23

Scotland Premiership Scotland

Hearts

Hearts

Hibernian

Hibernian

2

2

27/05/23

Scotland Premiership Scotland

Hearts

Hearts

Hibernian

Hibernian

1

1

15/04/23

Scotland Premiership Scotland

Hibernian

Hibernian

Hearts

Hearts

1

0

22/01/23

Scotland FA Cup Scotland

Hibernian

Hibernian

Hearts

Hearts

0

3

02/01/23

Scotland Premiership Scotland

Hearts

Hearts

Hibernian

Hibernian

3

0

Last Five - Hibernian

19/05/24

Scotland Premiership Scotland

Livingston

Livingston

Hibernian

Hibernian

1

1

D

15/05/24

Scotland Premiership Scotland

Motherwell

Motherwell

Hibernian

Hibernian

0

3

W

12/05/24

Scotland Premiership Scotland

Aberdeen

Aberdeen

Hibernian

Hibernian

4

0

L

04/05/24

Scotland Premiership Scotland

Ross County

Ross County

Hibernian

Hibernian

2

1

L

27/04/24

Scotland Premiership Scotland

St Johnstone

St Johnstone

Hibernian

Hibernian

1

3

W

Last Five - Hearts

18/05/24

Scotland Premiership Scotland

Rangers

Rangers

Hearts

Hearts

3

3

D

15/05/24

Scotland Premiership Scotland

St Mirren

St Mirren

Hearts

Hearts

2

2

D

11/05/24

Scotland Premiership Scotland

Dundee

Dundee

Hearts

Hearts

0

3

W

04/05/24

Scotland Premiership Scotland

Celtic

Celtic

Hearts

Hearts

3

0

L

27/04/24

Scotland Premiership Scotland

Kilmarnock

Kilmarnock

Hearts

Hearts

0

0

D

Win probability

  • HOME: 6/4 (2.50) – 40%
  • DRAW: 13/5 (3.50) – 28.6%
  • AWAY: 9/5 (2.80) – 35.7%

The bookmakers have chosen the Hibernian vs Hearts odds and the home side looks like the expected winner with a slight margin of probability on their side. There is a 40 percent chance that Hibernian will take the three points.

There is a plethora of options available for bettors across the markets, check those options on our football betting tips today page. Here are some suggestions for this Hibernian vs Hearts game: Both Teams Scoring during the first half could lead you to odds up to 7/2 (4.50) – 22.2% and a possible Draw with BTTS is valued at the odds of 4/1 (4.00) – 25%.

Hibernian vs Hearts – Other tips

Hibernian to Win

  • Hibernian defeated Hearts in their last match at home with a single goal as the difference
  • Hearts have won five out of the last seven league games

Both Teams to Score – No

  • Hearts have played four out of the last five matches with a negative BTTS
  • Three out of the previous five h2h encounters ended with at least one team failing to score

Hibernian vs Hearts team news

Hibernian

Hibernian's home form is a reason to be positive ahead of this match as the team hasn't lost in front of their fans in the past six games. Adam Le Fondre, Jake Doyle-Hayes, and Chris Cadden are set to miss the game through injury.

Predicted Lineup: Marshall – Miller, Fish, Hanlon, Obita – Youan, Levitt, Jeggo, Tavares – Vente, Boyle.

Hearts

With five wins in the last seven games, Hearts manager Steven Naismith can be pleased with the way his team is performing at the moment. The only two losses in that period were recorded versus Aberdeen and Rangers. Jorge Grant, Alexander Lowry, Cameron Devlin, Liam Boyce, and Odel Offiah are out through health concerns.

Predicted Lineup: Clark – Rowles, Halkett, Kent – Cochrane, Baningime, Denholm, Atkinson – McKay, Oda – Shankland.

Confirmed lineups will appear here around 60 minutes before kickoff.


Player to Watch: Lawrence Shankland

The main reason Hearts is ranked third in the Premiership standing is Lawrence Shankland. The 28-year-old striker has played every single minute of each match his team played in the league this season and has scored ten goals which is good enough to lead the Premiership.

Shankland went through a lot of clubs before finding his place at Hearts, he was even in Belgium before joining the Edinburgh outfit.


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