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Hearts vs Arbroath Predictions & Tips - Hearts firepower tipped to trouble Arbroath in Edinburgh

  • Hearts vs Arbroath predictions for Tuesday’s Scottish Championship match
  • Match is being played at 7.45pm GMT at Tynecastle Park in Edinburgh
  • Hearts have won by 2+ goals in their last 4 Championship matches
  • I am backing Hearts to ease past an Arbroath side that have failed to score in 4 of their last 5 matches
  • Read on for more free predictions and betting tips
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Hearts vs Arbroath Predictions


Hearts have established themselves as the best team in the Scottish Championship and are looking set for promotion. Arbroath have big problems scoring goals and are expected to suffer a heavy defeat in Edinburgh.

  • Hearts have won 7 of their last 8 matches (Championship).
  • Hearts have won by 2+ goals in their last 4 matches (Championship).
  • Hearts have scored 13 goals in their last 3 matches (all competitions).
  • Arbroath have lost 4 of their last 5 matches (all competitions).
  • Arbroath have failed to score in 4 of their last 5 matches (Championship).

Head to Head


Hearts have a 2-0 advantage against Arbroath. Hearts won 4-2 at home in the 2015/16 League Cup and 1-0 at Gayfield Park in October.

Hearts Form


Hearts are in great form and looking like they will win the Scottish Championship. They won 6-1 against Queen of the South with Steven Naismith, Liam Boyce (2), Jamie Walker, Elliott Frear and Josh Ginnelly on target.

Robbie Neilson’s side then took on Celtic in the Scottish FA Cup final. 

They fell 2-0 behind at Hampden Park but goals to Boyce and Stephen Kingsley took it to extra time. Josh Ginnelly equalised in extra time before Hearts went down in the penalty shootout.

Hearts returned to the Championship with a 5-3 home win against Ayr United. 

Kingsley’s free kick opened the scoring but they were 2-1 down in the 60th minute. A brace to Craig Wighton either side of an Olly Lee strike put them 4-2 up with Boyce sealing the deal.

Hearts Injuries & Team News


Centre back John Souttar is out with an achilles tendon rupture. 

Left back Stephen Kingsley is doubtful after picking up an injury against Ayr.

Arbroath Form


Arbroath are having a poor season with one win in their opening nine matches in the Championship. They have scored just four goals.

Dick Campbell’s side lost 1-0 in Dundee and 1-0 against Alloa. That made it three straight matches without scoring a goal.

Arbroath picked up their first three points in a 2-1 home win against Ayr United. James Craigen scored twice in the first half as the Red Lichties held on.

Arbroath’s last match was a 1-0 defeat at Dunfermline. It was a game with very few chances, the hosts scoring the winner in the 91st minute.

Arbroath Injuries & Team News


Arbroath have a full strength side available. 

Manager Dick Campbell is searching for answers with his side unable to score goals. Kris Doolan, Michael Ruth and Luke Donnelly compete for a spot up front.

Hearts vs Arbroath Tips

What is the Hearts vs Arbroath best bet?

Hearts have won by 2+ goals in their last 4 matches in the Scottish Championship with Hearts to cover the -1 handicap the best bet.

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Verdict

Hearts are promotion favourites and should be far too strong for Arbroath at Tynecastle Park.

Best Bet: Hearts -1 Handicap @-120.48 at BetMGM - 5 Units
Value Bet: Hearts Win To Nil Win To Nil @100.00 at bet365 Sport NJ - 1 Unit
Correct Score Tip: Hearts Win 3-0 Correct Score @700.00 at Borgata Sports - 1 Unit

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