FM Preview: Rangers v Heart of Midlothian 07 May 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 6th May 2011
FootyMad attempt to assist you with their form guide as Rangers take on Heart of Midlothian in a Scottish Premier match on 7th May 2011 at 12:15.
History of the Rangers v Heart of Midlothian fixture
Rangers prepare to entertain Heart of Midlothian at Ibrox Stadium at lunchtime on Saturday, with high hopes of improving on their excellent record against the opposition, having chalked up an impressive 104 wins out of 151 previous matches.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Ibrox Stadium was earlier this season, the The Gers carving out a narrow 1-0 victory in a Scottish Premier match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2010/2011||Wed 02 Feb||Rangers||1-0||Hearts||Scottish Premier|
|2010/2011||Sat 22 Jan||Hearts||1 - 0||Rangers||Scottish Premier|
|2010/2011||Sat 02 Oct||Hearts||1 - 2||Rangers||Scottish Premier|
|2009/2010||Sun 18 Apr||Rangers||2 - 0||Hearts||Scottish Premier|
|2009/2010||Sat 27 Mar||Hearts||1 - 4||Rangers||Scottish Premier|
|2009/2010||Sat 23 Jan||Rangers||1 - 1||Hearts||Scottish Premier|
|2009/2010||Sun 23 Aug||Hearts||1 - 2||Rangers||Scottish Premier|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Rangers have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. A total of 10 goals have been scored by the The Gers in those games, with 6 conceded.
Heart of Midlothian have an average recent record on the road, losing only 1 of the last six, but drawing 4 of them. A generous 7 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.
Rangers are leading the way in the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier, with their 35 games giving them a return of 84 points.
Heart of Midlothian's total of 63 points from their 35 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier.
Current overall team form
|Heart of Midlothian||6||1||5||0||11||10||8|
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
FootyMad's prediction ...
Attention punters! We see this as an opportunity for the The Gers to get the show back on the road by taking all the three points available. Home Win
|Rangers||Unbeaten run of 7 matches.
|Heart of Midlothian||Previous 3 away games have finished all-square.
Not won in previous 5 away matches.
Drawn each of the last 5 games.
No win in the 5 most recent games.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here
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