Premiership: Dundee prevails over Hibernian 3-1

DUNDEE. Dundee conquers Hibernian 3-1.

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DUNDEE. Dundee tops Hibernian 3-1. Hibernian lost this match even if it was superior in terms of ball possession (60%).

The match was played at the Kilmac Stadium at Dens Park stadium in Dundee on Tuesday and it started at 7:45 pm local time. The referee was Craig Napier with the assistance of Alan Mulvanny and Gordon Crawford. The 4th official was Gavin Duncan. The weather was rainy. The temperature was cold around 10.7 degrees Celsius or 51.31 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 73%.​

Match Statistics

Hibernian was in firm control of the ball 60% while Dundee was struggling with a 40% ball possession.

Hibernian was more aggressive with 60 dangerous attacks and 16 shots of which 4 were on target. Even so, Dundee succeeded in find the solution to win this contest.​

Dundee shot 14 times, 8 on target, 6 off target. On the opposite side, Hibernian shot 16 times, 4 on target, 12 off target.


Dundee received 2 yellow cards (J. Mulligan and J. McGhee). On the opposite side, Hibernian received 3 yellow cards (L. Stevenson, R. Bushiri and J. Newell).

After playing this contest, Dundee will have 26 points to move down in the 11th place. On the opposite side, Hibernian will stay with 42 points like St. Mirren to stay in the 5th place.

Match Events

  • 3'

    N. McGinn

  • 24'

    J. Mulligan

  • 29'

    J. Scott

  • 30'

    L. Stevenson

  • 38'

    R. Bushiri

  • 48'

    J. McGhee

  • 61'

    C. Adam

    S. Byrne

  • 61'

    L. McCowan

    P. McMullan

  • 61'

    S. Jasper

    E. Henderson

  • 67'

    J. Mulligan

    L. McCowan

  • 73'

    E. Melkersen

    J. Campbell

  • 74'

    J. Doyle-Hayes

    R. Porteous

  • 86'

    C. Adam

  • 88'

    J. Newell

  • 90'

    L. Fontaine

    Z. Rudden

Next match

In the upcoming Premiership match, Dundee will play away against Livingston on the 15th of May with a 3-2 head to head record in favor of Livingston (2 draws).

Hibernian will host St. Johnstone on the 15th of May with a 11-10 head to head in favor of St. Johnstone (10 draws).

Dundee: Formation and Lineups

Dundee started with a mid-fielder-oriented line-up (4-1-4-1).

The manager Mark McGhee chose to play with the following team: Harrison Sharp (7.1), Cammy Kerr (6.4), Jordan McGhee (7.2), Ryan Sweeney (7.1), Jordan Marshall (7.0), Shaun Byrne (6.7), Paul McMullan (6.5), Josh Mulligan (7.4), Max Anderson (6.7), Niall McGinn (7.6) and Zak Rudden (6.6).


Dundee made 3 changes: S. Byrne for C. Adam (61′), P. McMullan for L. McCowan (61′) and Z. Rudden for L. Fontaine (90′).

Top player: Charlie Adam

Probably the most impressive player in Dundee was Charlie Adam.

His rating is (7.8) with 1 goal, 12 passes (66% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 5 duels out of 9. He performed 4 crosses.

His performance was notable also because he began the game from the bench before entering the field in the 61′.

Hibernian: Formation and Lineups

Hibernian started with a 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).

On the opposite side, Shaun Maloney played with: Matt Macey (6.1), Paul McGinn (7.3), Rocky Bushiri Kiranga (7.6), Ryan Porteous (6.4), Josh Doig (6.4), Lewis Stevenson (6.6), Joe Newell (7.0), Harry Clarke (7.0), Josh Campbell (6.8), James Scott (7.4) and Ewan Henderson (7.0).


Hibernian made 3 changes: E. Henderson for S. Jasper (61′), J. Campbell for E. Melkersen (73′) and R. Porteous for J. Doyle-Hayes (74′).

Top player: Rocky Bushiri Kiranga

Probably the most impressive player in Hibernian was Rocky Bushiri Kiranga.

His rating is (7.6) with 48 passes (91% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 11 duels out of 14.

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