Hearts U20s vs. Saints U20s Preview

Monday 9th April

Following wins against Motherwell and Kilmarnock in their last two games, Saints U20s will be looking to continue their good form when they travel to take on Hearts tomorrow on the outdoor grass pitch at Heriot-Watt University, kick off 6pm.

This is the second meeting of the season between the two sides with the Gorgie side having won the previous match 4-2 at the beginning of October. Saints opened the scoring that evening on 28 minutes when Liam Craig’s pinpoint cross was headed home by Callum Hendry. Saints then doubled their lead on 38 minutes as Cameron Thomson broke to the by-line before beating Hearts keeper Kelby Mason at his near post. However, the visitors produced a stunning second half comeback as striker Euan Henderson scored four goals to secure the 3 points for Hearts.

Saints go into tomorrow’s match in ninth place in the Development League with 22 points, whilst Hearts are in fourth place with 40 points.

Picture: Cameron Thomson