Hibernian vs Livingston Prediction & Match Preview

Hibernian vs Livingston
Scotland – Premiership
Date: Saturday, 22nd December 2018
Kick-off at 15.00 UK/ 16.00 CET
Venue: Easter Road (Edinburgh).

The 19th round of the Scottish Premiership witnesses two mid-table teams going against each other. Livingston travels to Edinburgh to take on Hibernian, this Saturday, at the Easter Road.

Livingston is the 6th team in league standings, in a league of 12. They have 28 points from their 18 matches so far. The team won eight matches, drew four and lost the remaining six. Livingston has a goal difference of +8, after scoring 24 goals and conceding 16. Livingston lost two and won the remaining three matches of their last five games. The team managed to score 12 goals and conceded six in the process.

Hibernian holds the 8th position in the table after posting 27 points against their name. Their record reads seven wins, six draws, and five losses. The team scored 28 goals and conceded 19 in their 18 matches. The side lost one of their last five matches, drew two and managed to win the remaining two fixtures. Hibernian scored five goals and conceded five in these games.

Livingston won at home, in their last match, against Hearts. Hardie scored a brace for the hosts. The match ended 5-0, in favor of the hosts. Hibernian drew against Rangers, at home, last weekend. The whole ninety minutes remained goalless.

Hibernian vs Livingston Head-to-head (h2h)

  • Hibernian lost the last h2h match against Livingston, on the road. The scoreline was 2-1.
  • The hosts, Hibernian, registered ten of the last 12 h2h wins.
  • Hibernian was unbeaten in 11 of their last 15 matches.
  • Livingston was unbeaten in 18 of their last 25 ties.
  • Hibernian remained unbeaten in 21 of their last 23 home-fixtures.
  • Livingston is winless in their last six away ties.

Hibernian vs Livingston Prediction

Hibernian is a team that knows how to effectively use their home advantage. Especially against Livingston, Hibernian changes into a monster at the Easter Road. It’s evident from the fact that Hibernian has a 100% winning record against Livingston, at this venue, since long back from 2005. Hibernian will easily win a half in this tie.

Livingston, though they usually play second fiddle to Hibernian at this stadium, is a worthy opponent. Despite losing every single match against Hibernian for a very long time, Livingston has always managed to get on the scoresheet since 2014. Also, no team has outscored Livingston in the last five league matches. We will see a match where both sides get on the score sheet.

Hibernian vs Livingston Betting Tips

  • Hibernian to Win Either Half @ 1.40 (2/5)
  • Both Teams to Score: YES @ 2.00 (1/1).