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The referee brings the game to a close.
The referee shows Nadir Ciftci a yellow card.
Nadir Ciftci challenges Kevin McHattie unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Sean Dillon concedes a free kick for a foul on Callum Paterson.
Jamie Hamill takes the free kick.
Paul Paton gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Callum Tapping.
Jamie Walker takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Radoslaw Cierzniak blocks the ball.
Corner taken by Gary Mackay-Steven.
Corner from the right by-line taken by Gary Mackay-Steven.
Corner from the right by-line taken by Kevin McHattie.
John Souttar takes the free kick.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Callum Paterson on Nadir Ciftci.
Centre by Jamie Walker.
Corner taken by Jamie Walker.
Jamie MacDonald takes the free kick.
Foul by Nadir Ciftci on Jamie Hamill, free kick awarded.
Jason Holt goes off and Ryan Stevenson comes on.
Keith Watson challenges Kevin McHattie unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Free kick taken by Sean Dillon.
Jason Holt is adjudged to have handled the ball.
Ryan Gauld leaves the field to be replaced by Gary Mackay-Steven.
Corner taken by Ryan Gauld.
Danny Wilson takes the free kick.
Unfair challenge on Kevin McHattie by Nadir Ciftci results in a free kick.
Billy King is brought on as a substitute for David Smith.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Callum Tapping on John Rankin.
Free kick taken by Radoslaw Cierzniak.
Paul Paton challenges Jamie Walker unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Nadir Ciftci takes a shot.
Foul by Andrew Robertson on David Smith, free kick awarded.
The ball is sent over by Stuart Armstrong.
David Goodwillie is penalised for handball and concedes a free kick.
The ball is sent over by Danny Wilson.
Header by Jamie Walker misses left.
Corner taken by Ryan Gauld from the right by-line.
David Goodwillie takes a shot.
The offside flag is raised against Jason Holt.
The referee blows the whistle to start the second half.
The referee blows for half time.
Corner taken by Kevin McHattie.
Scott Robinson leaves the field to be replaced by Callum Tapping.
Keith Watson has an effort at goal. Parried by Jamie MacDonald back into danger.
Callum Paterson takes the chance to get an effort at goal.
Nadir Ciftci gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on David Smith.
Kevin McHattie has an effort at goal.
Jamie MacDonald restarts play with the free kick.
Free kick taken by Jamie MacDonald.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Dylan McGowan by David Goodwillie.
The ball is delivered by Jamie Hamill.
Free kick taken by Paul Paton.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Paul Paton by David Smith.
A cross is delivered by Kevin McHattie.
Stuart Armstrong has an effort at goal and missed to the right of the net.
Free kick taken by Jamie Hamill.
Paul Paton concedes a free kick for a foul on David Smith.
Stuart Armstrong takes a shot and missed to the right of the net.
Ryan Gauld fouled by Jamie Hamill, the ref awards a free kick.
David Smith takes the chance to get an effort at goal.
Jamie Walker is flagged offside by the assistant referee.
David Smith restarts play with the free kick.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Callum Paterson by Sean Dillon.
Stuart Armstrong gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Dylan McGowan.
Free kick taken by John Rankin.
The match has kicked off.
Stevenson back for Hearts
Ryan Stevenson returns to the Hearts squad for the Scottish Premiership clash with Dundee United.
The midfielder has made a quick recovery from a knee ligament injury, although he is not expected to start.
Manager Gary Locke has a full squad but might make changes after his players were taken to extra-time and penalties by Queen of the South on Wednesday night.
Dale Carrick is determined to help push Hearts up the table after firing the club into the quarter-finals of the League Cup.
The 19-year-old kept his nerve to convert the winner from the spot after an epic third-round tie against Queen of the South was decided by a tense shoot-out.
The Jambos - who were drawn against Edinburgh rivals Hibernian in the last eight - now turn their focus back to league business when they host United.
The administration-hit club started the campaign with a 15-point deduction but now sit on minus eight points, with nearest rivals St Mirren having claimed just a single point so far.
Carrick told HeartsTV: "I just want to keep the momentum going and to keep getting goals for the team and hopefully push us up the table more and get some points."
United defender Gavin Gunning serves the final match of his three-game ban.
Winger Gary Mackay-Steven is battling to return from a groin strain while Chris Erskine could miss out again with a knock.
Midfielder John Rankin said: "There is a lot of confidence going around just now because we are on quite a good run.
"If you take away the Celtic game earlier this month, we have been on a good run of form, when you take into account the two cup ties as well.
"We are looking forward to the game at the weekend. There's not a lot of rest at the moment, it's just game after game.
"But when you're winning and you're on a good run, you want to keep the games going. Right now, the games can't come fast enough for us."
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