Rangers vs Hearts – Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

Published: November 8, 2022
Author: Josh Stewart
Last Updated: November 8, 2022

The Scottish Premiership clash at Ibrox this coming Wednesday sees Rangers hosting opponents Hearts. The two teams enter the match at Ibrox with nine points separating them in the Premiership standings.

Rangers vs Hearts Stats

  • Rangers have scored in 48 of the last 50 home matches
  • In 6 of the last 8 matches Rangers played, both teams scored
  • In the last 3 home matches in a row Rangers played, both teams scored
  • Rangers have scored in 10 of the last 12 matches
  • Rangers have conceded in 7 of the last 8 matches
  • Hearts have conceded in 23 of the last 25 matches
  • In 7 of the last 8 matches Hearts played, both teams scored
  • Hearts have conceded in 11 of the last 13 away matches
  • In 4 of the last 5 away matches Hearts played, both teams scored
  • Hearts have scored in 7 of the last 8 matches

Rangers vs Hearts Lineups

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Rangers managed one win in the last three matches, which was a 4-1 victory against Aberdeen. They went on to lose 1-3 against Ajax, before getting dumped in a 2-1 defeat against St. Johnstone. In their last six Premiership home matches, Rangers racked up five strong wins, while they’ve drawn once. They lost none while scoring 19 and conceding three goals. Rangers have been on fire on their home turf this season. They have so far hammered in 21 goals, while also conceding three. This makes them the highest-scoring home side in the Premiership.

Six points is what Hearts have to show from their past three matches, as they beat Ross County by 1-2. This was followed by a 3-1 defeat against Istanbul Büyüksehir, before winning 3-2 against Motherwell. Hearts, meanwhile, won twice, while they’ve drawn one and lost three in their last six away in the Premiership.

Rangers vs Hearts H2H

Rangers won the last two meetings against Hearts, as they followed up a 3-1 win by beating their upcoming opponent by a 4-0 score. Rangers hold a 7-2-1 advantage over Hearts from their latest matches, which is always good to look back on before their next meeting. In the previous encounter, Rangers outclassed their coming opponent in a 4-0 win. The bookmakers have the hosts to win this match at best price odds of 1.25.

Current table in the Scottish Premiership

Full Time Betting

Ibrox Stadium witnessed Rangers winning six of their 10 latest matches across all tournaments here. They drew one and lost three in this run. Hearts won three of their previous 10 games away, drew one and lost six. Rangers are looking at six wins from a possible 10 Premiership matches. Their visitors this coming Wednesday claimed all three points four times in their previous 10 league matches.

Both Teams to Score

Rangers go into their encounter with fond memories, as they won 3-1 and 4-0 the last two times they played Hearts. Both teams found the back of the net five times in the past ten matches between home side Rangers and Hearts. Best-priced odds on BTTS with the bookies are at 1.95.

Over/Under Tips

There were more than three goals scored five times in the past ten encounters between Rangers and Hearts, with the former averaging 2.8 goals a game. Hearts scored 0.6 goals per game, while both teams to score paid out five times in this run. Over 2.5 goals came out seven times in the ten matches across the tournaments for Rangers, who scored an average of 1.5 goals along the way. Over 2.5 goals happened in nine of the visitor’s last ten games this season. On average, they scored 1.4 times in those matches.

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