On Wednesday May 12th, Aberdeen plays host to Hibernian in a clash of the Premiership. In their last match, Aberdeen recorded a 2-1 win against Livingston. Callum Hendry scored the first goal for Aberdeen in the 52nd minute, then Ryan Hedges added another in the 74th minute. Aberdeen is looking for direction having earned 12 points in their last 10 matches, while in their last match, Hibernian recorded a 0-1 loss against St. Johnstone. Glenn Middleton struck first for St. Johnstone in the 22nd minute, and that single goal was all that was necessary as neither team could manage any more scoring At the end of 90 a dissapointed Hibernian couldn’t manage to score, and St. Johnstone took the shutout win. Hibernian is looking for direction having 5 win and 4 losses in their last 10 matches.
Hibernian and Aberdeen last played eachother at the Easter Road Stadium on the 6th of February. Hibernian won by a score of 2 to 0. Martin Boyle struck first for Hibernian in the 27th minute from the penalty spot, then Martin Boyle added another in the 67th minute In the end, Aberdeen couldn’t muster any offence and Hibernian ran away with the shutout win.
Kevin Nisbet has been the most prolific scorer on Hibernian in the last five matches with 3 goals. Jonny Hayes and Lewis Ferguson are the top scorers for Aberdeen in the last 5 matches, but unfortunately they only have one goal. It’s hard to imagine having success with those stats.