Hearts vs Livingston – Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

Published: November 10, 2022
Author: Josh Stewart
Last Updated: November 10, 2022

Hearts enjoy home advantage when visitors Livingston swing by on Saturday for a Scottish Premiership clash. Livingston rank just one place ahead of Hearts in the Premiership table currently, with the visitors on 22 points. That ranks them as number four, while their host sit with two points less as number five.

Hearts vs Livingston Stats

  • Hearts have conceded in 23 of the last 25 matches
  • Hearts have conceded in the last 12 home matches in a row
  • In 7 of the last 8 matches Hearts played, both teams scored
  • In the last 3 home matches in a row Hearts played, both teams scored
  • Hearts have scored in 7 of the last 8 matches
  • In the last 3 away matches in a row Livingston played, both teams scored
  • Livingston have conceded in 10 of the last 12 away matches
  • Livingston have scored in 8 of the last 10 matches
  • Livingston have conceded in 6 of the last 7 matches
  • In 3 of the last 4 matches Livingston played, both teams scored

Hearts vs Livingston Lineups

Hearts vs Livingston Preview

Fifth-placed Hearts lost two of their last three matches, as they went down 3-1 in a meeting with Istanbul Büyüksehir. They replied by beating Motherwell 3-2, before losing again, this time 1-0 against Rangers. Hearts managed a strong return of four wins from their previous six matches on home soil in the Premiership. They drew none though, while losing twice in this series. They scored 15 goals and conceded 14 times.

In their last three matches, Livingston lost against Celtic by 0-3, beat Kilmarnock by 2-3 winning 2-1 against Aberdeen. In their last six away matches in the Premiership, Livingston won twice, while also recording one draw. They endured three defeats in this run, with a scoreline from these matches saying 11 goals conceded and six scored. Livingston proved themselves generous visitors in the Premiership this season, as they conceded an astonishing 11 goals so far. This leaves them with the worst defensive record of all teams from their away matches.

Hearts vs Livingston H2H

Hearts took a hit when Livingston handed them a 1-0 defeat in their latest encounter. The former did win the reverse match though, as they secured three points to their name by claiming a 2-0 win. Hearts have a 40% win rate against Livingston, who won two of these matches. The total record reads 4-4-2, which is worth keeping in mind before you make a choice for your next accumulator, depending on your betting strategy.

Current Premiership Standings

Full Time Betting

Hearts won four of their previous 10 outings across all tournaments on home soil. They lost six as well, whilst visitors Livingston won five of their last 10 matches away from home. They drew two and lost three. Both sides have been rather generous in recent weeks, with Hearts only managing a clean sheet in zero of their last 10 games on home soil. Livingston arrive at Tynecastle having kept their opponent from scoring in two of their last 10 away games.

Both Teams to Score

Hearts claimed a 2-0 win, while Livingston answered back with a 1-0 win in their two most recent meetings.

Over/Under Tips

Both teams to not score paid out eight times in the past ten encounters between Livingston and Hearts, whereas under 2.5 goals happened three times. Hearts scored an average of one goal a game, with Livingston averaging 0.9 goals in this run. Over 2.5 goals happened in eight of Hearts’ last ten matches across all tournaments. They pulled off an average of 1.4 goals during this run. Over 2.5 goals happened in five of the visitor’s last ten games this season. On average, they scored 1.1 times in those matches.

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