Livingston vs Hearts – Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

Published: January 23, 2023
Author: Josh Stewart
Last Updated: January 23, 2023

The Scottish Premiership clash at Tony Macaroni Arena this coming Sunday sees Livingston hosting opponents Hearts. Two places behind the league leaders, Hearts claimed 38 points from 22 rounds, while Livingston amassed 31 points. They now sit 4th in the Premiership standings.

Livingston vs Hearts Stats

  • In the last 14 Livingston home matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • Livingston have scored in 13 of the last 15 home matches
  • Livingston have scored in 12 of the last 14 matches
  • Livingston have conceded in 11 of the last 13 matches
  • In 8 of the last 10 Livingston matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • Hearts have conceded in the last 10 away matches in a row
  • Hearts have won 3 of the last 4 matches without conceding a goal
  • Hearts have scored in 13 of the last 15 matches
  • Hearts have not lost the last 7 matches in a row
  • In the last 3 away matches in a row Hearts played, both teams scored

Livingston vs Hearts Lineups

Livingston vs Hearts Preview

Their last three matches saw Livingston drawing 1-1 with Motherwell, before taking out Ross County by 0-2, and St. Johnstone by 2-4. In their last six Premiership home matches, Livingston have two wins, while they’ve drawn two and lost two. They scored five and conceded seven goals. Livingston are among the three lowest-scoring home sides in the Premiership so far. They have managed a mediocre ten goals at Tony Macaroni Arena, while also conceding ten.

Hearts look well suited to take on any opponent with seven points to show off from three matches. They started off drawing 1-1 with St. Mirren, before downing first St. Mirren by 1-0, then Aberdeen in a 5-0 win. Hearts, meanwhile, won twice, while they’ve drawn two and lost two in their last six away in the Premiership. No team have split the points as many times on their travels as Hearts this season in the Premiership. They have so far collected no less than four draws.

Livingston vs Hearts H2H

Neither Livingston nor Hearts managed a breakthrough when they last faced each other. They ended up settling for a point in a 1-1 draw, and the best betting odds on a draw at full-time with the bookies are at 3.40. Hearts look back on three wins in their previous matches against their next opponent in the shape of Livingston. The home side has a 20% win rate in these encounters for a total record of 2-5-3. No doubt worth keeping in mind before you make a choice for your next accumulator, depending on your betting strategy.

Current Premiership Standings

Full Time Betting

Tony Macaroni Arena witnessed Livingston winning five times in their last 10 matches here, whilst drawing two and losing three as well. Hearts claimed three wins, two draws and five defeats in their last 10 games away. Hearts have been generous visitors, conceding in nine of their previous 10 games away from home. Livingston pulled off four clean sheets in their previous 10 matches played at Tony Macaroni Arena.

Both Teams to Score

Livingston and Hearts had to make do with a point each in their latest encounter, which finished with a 1-1 scoreline. The best betting odds on a draw at full-time with the bookies are at 3.40.

Over/Under Tips

Under 2.5 goals happened eight times in the last ten encounters between these two rivals. Livingston managed an average of 0.8 goals, with Hearts averaging 0.8 goals in these. Both teams not to score was a winning bet eight times in this run of matches. Over 2.5 goals happened in six of Livingston’s last ten matches across all tournaments. They pulled off an average of 1.7 goals during this run. Over 2.5 goals happened in seven of the last ten games for Hearts, who scored 2.2 times on average in those matches.

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About Josh Stewart

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