Kilmarnock vs Hibernian Prediction & Match Preview

Kilmarnock vs Hibernian
Scotland – Premiership
Date: Saturday, 1st December 2018
Kick-off at 15.00 UK/16.00 CET
Venue: Rugby Park (Kilmarnock).

Hibernian travels to Kilmarnock in the round 15 of first division Scottish football. Kilmarnock represents the Championship group of the league tier, while their opponents are from the relegation group.

Kilmarnock occupies the 4th spot in the table. From their 14 matches, they have recorded 25 points. They won seven games so far, drew four and lost the remaining three. They scored just 19 goals in their entire league campaign and conceded 12.

Hibernian is the 7th team in league standings. They won five games, lost four and shared the spoils in the remaining four. As a result, they have posted 19 points against their name. Hibernian scored 23 goals in the process and conceded 14.

Kilmarnock played out a dull draw against St. Johnston last weekend. 90 minutes remained goalless. Both teams tried out all of their three substitutions, but neither could produce a winning goal.

Both teams missed out on a chance to move to the top of the table and settled for a draw.

Hibernian too had a drawn game last weekend. Opponents were Dundee, and Kilmarnock had the home advantage. The final scoreline was 2-2.

The home team had scored the first goal and they extended their lead to two goals by the 30th minute. The fans were disappointed that they threw away their two-goal margin and settled the spoils with the last-placed team in the league.

The match will sure have affected the morale of the players.

Kilmarnock vs Hibernian Head-to-head (h2h)

  • Five of the last eight wins are in the name of the away sides in head-to-head games.
  • Kilmarnock has just one win in the last 5 matches.
  • Hibernian was unbeaten in seven of their last 10 matches.
  • Kilmarnock was winless in five of their last nine matches in front of their home crowd.
  • Hibernian lost just five of their last 17 fixtures on the road.

Kilmarnock vs Hibernian Prediction

The away team has the advantage in this match. The head-to-head stats show a clear domination by the visiting sides. Five of the last eight wins in head-to-head matches are in the name of the hosts.

Kilmarnock has been struggling this season. They have just one win in their last five matches. At home, they have been winless in five of the last ten attempts.

Comparatively, Hibernian has been having a good season so far. They were unbeaten in seven of the last 10 matches and have lost only five of the last 17 games on the road.

12 of the last 13 head-to-head matches at the stadium had both teams on the score sheet.

Kilmarnock vs Hibernian Betting Tips

  • Both Teams to Score: Yes @ 1.80 (4/5)
  • Hibernian: Draw No Bet @ 1.90 (9/10).