Motherwell vs Hearts
Scotland – Premiership
Date: Sunday, 17th February 2019
Kick-off at 12.15 UK/ 13.15 CET
Venue: Fir Park (Motherwell).
The Wells are doing well in the recent past weeks, as they manage to win 3 out of the last 5 games. The Steelmen are more of the defensive side, as they use their height and physique to better advantage.
Stephen Robinson and his team play the compact structural game in defense, as they concede 1.18 goals per game. The forward line has been the weak link for the entire part of the season, as they scored 1.24 goals per match.
The Jambos have risen from the ashes like a phoenix, as they won the last 5 matches in a row. This incredible run has turned their future upside down, as they elevated from the bottom to mid-half of the table.
Craig Levein’s team has started to look solid at the back, as they kept a clean sheet in 3 out of last 4 matches. The forward line has been their major weakness, as they only scored 1.06 goals per game.
Motherwell vs Hearts Head-to-head (h2h)
- Heart lead 3-1 in the last 5 matches in all competition.
- The host’s last victory in this tie was in the first quarter of 2018.
- The away team leads 3-2 in the last 5 meeting at this venue.
- The last 3 matches, 2-1 scoreline occurred twice.
Motherwell vs Hearts Prediction
The host will extend their winning run, as their side is filled with positive energy and team spirit. The defense has come to the part at the right moment, as they are keeping a clean sheet on a consistent basis.
Both sets of attackers will get their chance and the host might take this game with a late goal.
The home team looks in good shape and takes this game with a late goal. The history also suggests that late goals have been the major deciding factor in this tie. The home team will win this one with two goals to one.
Motherwell vs Hearts Betting Tips
Motherwell to Win @ 2.80 (9/5)
Correct Score: 2-1, the Host @ 11.00 (10/1).