On the 18th of September, Hibernian and St. Mirren will play a match in Edinburgh in a meeting of these two Premiership teams. Hibernian is fresh off their 2-0 shutout win against Livingston. Kevin Nisbet struck first for Hibernian in the 51st minute on a feed from Paul McGinn, then Martin Boyle added another in the 89th minute In the end, Livingston couldn’t muster any offence and Hibernian ran away with the shutout win. Hibernian is looking for direction having 3 win and 0 losses in their last 10 matches, while in St. Mirren’s last match they recorded a 0-0 scoreless draw against St. Johnstone. Neither St. Mirren nor St. Johnstone could manage to put one past the goalie. They had 13 and 15 shots on net respectively, but no one could score, and the match ended in a scoreless draw,. St. Mirren looks to improve on their recent performance, having earned only 8 points in their last 10 matches.
This will be the first match for these two teams against eachother this season. Last season Hibernian won the head to head battle with 3 wins.
St. Mirren hasn’t been successful in netting any goals lately. Their top scorers in the last five matches are Jamie McGrath and Eamonn Brophy, and they each have 1 goal. Hibernian is glad to have Martin Boyle in top form. In the last 5 matches the attacker has scored four goals.