Rangers vs Hearts – Predictions and Free Bets

Published: May 24, 2023
Author: Joe Kizlauskas
Last Updated: May 24, 2023

Rangers go up against Hearts at Ibrox Stadium on Wednesday in a thrilling Premiership match.

Rangers vs Hearts Stats

  • Rangers have scored in 51 of the last 53 home matches
  • Rangers have scored in 31 of the last 33 matches
  • Rangers have not lost 15 of the last 17 home matches
  • Rangers have won 10 of the last 12 home matches
  • Rangers have won 5 of the last 7 home matches while scoring more than 1.5 goals
  • Hearts have conceded in the last 10 matches in a row
  • Hearts have lost 5 of the last 6 away matches while scoring less than 1.5 goals
  • Hearts have not won the last 6 away matches in a row
  • In 8 of the last 10 Hearts away matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • Hearts have lost 5 of the last 6 away matches

Rangers vs Hearts Squad lists

Rangers Squad

The 42-year-old Beale will select the starting eleven against Hearts from these players:

  • Adam Devine, Alex Lowry, Alfredo Morelos, Allan McGregor, Antonio-Mirko Colak, Ben Davies, Borna Barisic, Connor Goldson, Fashion Sakala, Filip Helander, Glen Kamara, Ianis Hagi, James Tavernier, John Lundstram, John Souttar, Jon McLaughlin, Kemar Roofe, Leon King, Malik Tillman, Nicolas Raskin, Nnamdi Ofoborh, Paulo Niso, Rabbi Matondo, Ridvan Yilmaz, Robbie McCrorie, Ryan Jack, Ryan Kent, Scott Arfield, Scott Wright, Steven Davis, Todd Cantwell, Tom Lawrence.

Hearts Squad

Here is the full team squad of Hearts. The 36 year-old Steven Naismith will select his starting lineup from the following players:

  • Alan Forrest, Alexander Cochrane, Andrew Halliday, Barrie McKay, Beni Baningime, Bobby McLuckie, Cameron Devlin, Craig Gordon, Craig Halkett, Finlay Pollock, Garang Kuol, Gary Mackay-Steven, Jaden Ferguson, James Hill, James Wilson, Jorge Grant, Josh Ginnelly, Kye Rowles, Lawrence Shankland, Lewis Neilson, Liam Boyce, Michael Smith, Nathaniel Atkinson, Orestis Kiomourtzoglou, Peter Haring, Robert Snodgrass, Ross Stewart, Stephen Humphrys, Stephen Kingsley, Toby Sibbick, Yutaro Oda, Zander Clark.

Rangers vs Hearts Lineups

Rangers vs Hearts Preview

Rangers swept all aside in their last three matches and started off by winning 1-0 against Aberdeen. They went on to defeat Celtic 3-0 and made it three on the spin against Hibernian in a 1-3 victory. Rangers have been nothing short of fabulous at their home ground in the six most recent Premiership matches here. They quite simply claimed a maximum 18 points, scoring 16 while conceding four goals. Naturally, this is the best points total in the Premiership across the last six games. Rangers are among the three top scoring teams on home soil this season in the Premiership. They so far banged in 48 goals, while also giving away 11 goals.

In their past three matches, Hearts lost 0-2 against Celtic, drew 2-2 with St. Mirren and won 2-1 against Aberdeen. Hearts are winless in their last six away games in the Premiership, in which they drew one and lost five. They conceded 13 goals while scoring four themselves. No team split the points as many times on their travels, as Hearts did this season, in the Premiership. They have so far collected no less than six draws.

Rangers vs Hearts H2H

Hearts have only been able to win once in 19 of their most recent encounters against Rangers. Rangers ran out 0-3 winners the last time these two rivals played each other and are definitely planning to claim three points again this coming Wednesday. The home side were in awesome shape, the last time they played Hearts, as the latter got taught a lesson in a 3-0 win for a high-flying Rangers team. The bookies have Rangers to win this match at best price odds of 1.33.

Current Premiership standings

Rangers are chasing the first place in the Premiership after collecting 88 points from their initial 36 encounters. Hearts trail them on 52 points after 36 rounds, sitting as number 4 in the table.

Full Time Betting

Rangers claimed eight wins in the previous 10 matches at home across all tournaments, as well as drawing zero and losing two. Hearts won two of their last 10 away games, as they also drew three and lost five of these matches. Rangers are in great shape, having collected eight wins in their previous 10 Premiership matches. Hearts claimed all three points in three of their last 10 league matches.

Both Teams to Score

Rangers celebrated a 0-3 win in their most recent meeting with their upcoming opponent. Are we in for something similar at Ibrox Stadium on Wednesday? In the past ten matches between home side Rangers and Hearts both teams found the back of the net four times. Best priced odds on both teams to score with the bookies are at 1.70. There was over 2.5 goals in 4 of the 5 most recent Premiership encounters between Rangers and Hearts. Over 2.5 goals came out four times in the last ten matches between Rangers and Hearts. Odds on under 2.5 goals are at 2.75 with bookies.

Over/Under Tips

The last ten encounters between Rangers and Hearts saw over 2.5 goals scored six times, with Rangers averaging 2.6 goals a game. Hearts scored 0.5 goals on average in these, as both teams scored four times in this run. Over 2.5 goals came out six times in the previous ten matches across all tournaments for Rangers, who scored an average of 2.3 goals along the way. Over 2.5 goals came up in seven of Hearts’s previous ten matches across all tournaments. They managed to score an average of 1.2 goals in these matches.


About Joe Kizlauskas

Joe is a seasoned iGaming copywriter and speaker who has been in the business since 2015. He's written more words on all elements of iGaming than he likes to remember, and he's contributed material to a number of well-known brands. Joe may be seen playing 5 a side, at the gym or playing games on his Playstation when he is not writing.