Hearts vs Celtic – Prediction, and Match Preview

Hearts vs Celtic – Hearts will be looking for a better outcome after losing to Celtic 3-1 in the previous Premiership match.

Hearts had 29% of the possession in that encounter and only one of their five shots on goal were successful. Josh Ginnelly scored the goal for Hearts at the 6′ mark.

Celtic, on the other hand, had 11 attempts total, only three of which were on goal. Celtic got goals from Daizen Maeda (25′), Kyogo Furuhashi (60′), and Sead Hakabanovi (84′).

Hearts, led by Robbie Neilson, have scored nine goals in their previous six games. They have given up nine goals in that period, which is the corresponding number.

We’ve seen goals 28 times in the last six games in which Celtic sent out their soldiers, for an average of 4.67 goals per match, demonstrating their propensity for productive encounters. Five of these goals were scored by rival clubs.

Hearts vs Celtic – Betting Analysis

A review of previous results between these clubs dating back to August 15, 2021, reveals that Hearts has experienced significant pain during these games.

They have been unable to win any games at all, while Celtic have maintained their lead and have defeated them in all of their contests.

During this time span, many goals were also scored—23 in total, or 3.83 goals per game.

Celtic defeated Hearts 3-1 in the prior league meeting between these two teams on Premiership Match Day 27 on March 8, 2023.

At that moment, Celtic had 70% of the possession and three of its 11 total shots were on goal. Daizen Maeda (25′), Kyogo Furuhashi (60′), and Sead Hakabanovi (84′) scored the goals. Hearts made five goal-scoring efforts, scoring only one of them. Josh Ginnelly tallied after 6′.

We believe that this Celtic team is capable of dominating possession and should score on some of their opportunities. Hearts, on the other hand, will have a difficult time scoring on their own, though we do see them getting to register a goal.

What are the top odds for the game?

Turning to the betting odds on the WDW market, backing Hearts can be had for 8.5, backing the game finishing all-square is 5.8, and betting on a win for Celtic comes in at 1.31. They’re the best of the bets being offered at the current time.

Hearts vs Celtic – Head-to-Head

Hearts vs Celtic

Our Prediction: Away to Win