Hibernian will be without Vykintas Slivka for their Edinburgh derby clash with Hearts after a scan revealed a fracture in his ankle.
Paul Heckingbottom revealed he has been placing more responsibility on his Hibernian players in training ahead of Sunday’s Edinburgh derby clash with Hearts.
Hearts boss Craig Levein remains confident the players he has at his disposal are good enough to turn their season around as they prepare to take on local rivals Hibernian on Sunday.
Hearts owner Ann Budge insists she has not spoken to other managers about replacing Craig Levein at Tynecastle and has given the 54-year-old her backing ahead of Sunday’s derby clash with Hibernian.
Craig Levein said the best wishes of Hearts’ fans and the whole of Scottish football are with the club’s former defender and manager Jim Jefferies after he suffered a heart attack on Monday.
Craig Levein has vowed to stay composed ahead of basement club Hearts’ crunch clash with Edinburgh rivals Hibernian on Sunday.
Strugglers Hearts have been dealt a fresh injury blow after announcing forward Conor Washington will be sidelined for three months with a hamstring tear.
Former Hearts and Bradford manager Jim Jefferies is recovering after suffering a heart attack, his club Edinburgh City confirmed.
Both managers are under major scrutiny heading into Sunday’s Edinburgh derby, but Paul Heckingbottom is looking forward to seeing how his Hibernian players cope with the pressure.
Steven MacLean insists Hearts’ under-performing players have let down under-fire boss Craig Levein.
Celtic secured their best start to a league season for nine years after a 1-0 win at Hamilton made it five wins from five.
Hearts boss Craig Levein insists he will not quit despite the Jambos’ 3-2 home defeat to Motherwell being following by a protest outside Tynecastle Park.
Craig Levein faced further calls for his resignation as Hearts crashed to the bottom of the Ladbrokes Premiership with a 3-2 home loss to Motherwell.
Hearts youngster Andy Irving is relishing the opportunity to learn from his more experienced midfield partner Glenn Whelan.
Hearts are still without defender John Souttar (ankle) for Saturday’s Ladbrokes Premiership meeting with Motherwell.
Craig Levein has called on his Hearts players to “do better” after admitting poor performances deserve to attract criticism from the Tynecastle faithful.
Craig Halkett insists Hearts’ players are fully behind manager Craig Levein despite the criticism he has received following their slow start to the season.
Hearts forward Steven Naismith admits criticism from fans is justified following the disappointing start to the Ladbrokes Premiership season.
Celtic remain top of the Ladbrokes Premiership after a 2-0 victory over Rangers at Ibrox.
Hamilton manager Brian Rice hailed the performances of strike partners George Oakley and Marios Ogkmpoe in Saturday’s 2-2 draw with Hearts.