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Jamie MacDonald takes the free kick.
Jamie Hamill fouled by Liam Craig, the ref awards a free kick.
Michael Nelson takes the free kick.
Jason Holt gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Liam Craig.
Free kick crossed by Kevin McHattie.
Corner taken by Jamie Walker.
Free kick taken by Kevin McHattie.
Foul by Lewis Stevenson on Kevin McHattie, free kick awarded.
Kevin Thomson restarts play with the free kick.
Ryan McGivern fouled by Scott Robinson, the ref awards a free kick.
Lewis Stevenson crosses the ball in from the free kick.
Foul by Jamie Walker on Liam Craig, free kick awarded.
Header at goal by Michael Nelson misses left of the target.
Corner taken by Liam Craig from the right by-line.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Jamie Walker on Michael Nelson.
Billy King comes on in place of David Smith.
Kevin McHattie receives a yellow card.
Shot by Rowan Vine went wide right of the post.
Free kick taken by Scott Robinson.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Callum Paterson by Michael Nelson.
Corner taken by Liam Craig.
Shot by Jamie Walker went over.
Owain Tudur Jones leaves the field to be replaced by Sam Stanton.
Lewis Stevenson takes the free kick.
Scott Robinson challenges Tom Taiwo unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Callum Paterson grabs a goal with a headed effort. Hearts 1-0 Hibernian.Dylan McGowan provided the assist for the goal.
The ball is sent over by Dylan McGowan.
Corner from the right by-line taken by Kevin McHattie.
Michael Nelson restarts play with the free kick.
Kevin Thomson fouled by Jamie Walker, the ref awards a free kick.
Tom Taiwo takes a shot and cleared the crossbar.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Brad McKay by James Collins.
James Collins takes a shot.
James Collins takes the chance to get an effort at goal and missed to the right of the target.
Liam Craig crosses the ball in from the free kick.
Booking for Jamie Hamill for persistent infringement.
Jamie Hamill challenges James Collins unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Ben Williams takes the free kick.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Kevin Thomson by Jason Holt.
Brad McKay takes the free kick.
Free kick taken by Ben Williams.
Kevin McHattie challenges Scott Robertson unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Free kick taken by Jamie Hamill.
Ryan McGivern concedes a free kick for a foul on Jamie Walker.
Header by Scott Robertson misses left.
Ryan McGivern delivers the ball.
Shot by Liam Craig cleared the target.
Jamie Hamill has an effort at goal. Ben Williams safely holds on.
Callum Paterson gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Paul Hanlon.
Paul Hanlon takes the free kick.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Kevin Thomson by Scott Robinson.
The referee blows for offside.
Kevin Thomson takes the free kick.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Jason Holt on Ryan McGivern.
Ryan McGivern is brought on as a substitute for Fraser Mullen.
Fraser Mullen goes into the referee's book.
Clearance made by Jamie Hamill.
Free kick crossed by Liam Craig.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Rowan Vine by Jamie Walker.
Shot by Kevin Thomson went wide of the right-hand upright.
Direct strike on goal from the free kick by Kevin McHattie goes left of the target.
Owain Tudur Jones concedes a free kick for a foul on Jamie Hamill.
Corner from the left by-line taken by Jason Holt.
David Smith takes the free kick.
Rowan Vine handles the ball and concedes a free kick.
Jamie Hamill takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Ben Williams safely holds on.
Liam Craig shoots direct from the free kick. Jamie MacDonald safely holds on.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on James Collins by Danny Wilson.
Jamie Hamill produces a shot on goal direct from the free kick.
Foul by Scott Robertson on David Smith, free kick awarded.
Rowan Vine takes the chance to get an effort at goal.
Booking for Scott Robertson for unsporting behaviour.
Jamie MacDonald restarts play with the free kick.
Scott Robertson concedes a free kick for a foul on Danny Wilson.
Scott Robinson is cautioned.
The referee books Rowan Vine for unsporting behaviour.
Free kick taken by Danny Wilson.
Corner taken by Kevin McHattie from the right by-line.
Jamie Hamill restarts play with the free kick.
Free kick taken by Lewis Stevenson.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Fraser Mullen on Kevin McHattie.
The ball is sent over by Jamie Walker.
The referee gives a free kick against Rowan Vine for handball.
Callum Paterson concedes a free kick for a foul on Owain Tudur Jones.
Jason Holt gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Owain Tudur Jones.
Jamie Walker on for Ryan Stevenson.
Free kick crossed by Scott Robertson.
Clearance made by Michael Nelson.
Free kick taken by Dylan McGowan.
Free kick taken by Kevin Thomson.
Foul by Callum Paterson on Lewis Stevenson, free kick awarded.
MacDonald envious of Hibs position
Jamie MacDonald has reminded Hibernian doom-mongers the Easter Road team remain in a far stronger position than Hearts going into the Scottish Premiership capital city derby at Tynecastle.
Pressure has been building on Hibs manager Pat Fenlon, with the Irishman's future up for discussion this week after a 1-0 opening-day defeat to Motherwell which followed a European calamity.
The Leith side lost 7-0 at home to Malmo in the second leg of their Europa League qualifier to go out 9-0 on aggregate to the Swedish club.
Hearts goalkeeper MacDonald, though, was quick to point out that the Jambos began the season on minus 15 points and under a registration embargo after lapsing into administration, while they also suffered a 1-0 defeat to St Johnstone last week.
Therefore, when asked about the increasing pressure on Fenlon, MacDonald, 27, said: "There has been a lot made of that.
"They have had one league game and they lost to Motherwell who have been the second best team in the country in the last two years.
"The European tie was a freak result, one that comes along every now and then. But I would rather be in Hibs' position now than ours, with us having minus 15 points.
"They have managed to add to their squad this year. They have just signed James Collins for B#200,000.
"If only we were in that situation. We would just love to have B#200,000 to keep the club going, never mind buying a player with it."
The former Scotland Under-21 goalkeeper has a rather unusual first target for the season - getting to zero points.
MacDonald said: "We want to stay in this league and we are confident that if we can get a few wins we will put pressure on other teams and we will start to climb the table.
"Our aim now is to get to zero. That is the first target. We will try to do it bit by bit. Once we get to zero we will look at the team above us.
"We have 37 massive games now. With having the 15-point deficit every game is big for us.
"It is all about trying to enjoy as much as you can, daft as it may sound. Hopefully if we do that we will start winning games."
Hearts striker Dale Carrick is out of Sunday's clash with a knee injury but Gary Locke does have the rest of his squad available to him for the visit of the Hibees.
New Hibernian defender Michael Nelson only has happy memories of Tynecastle- and he is praying it stays that way following Sunday's meeting with Hearts.
The former Kilmarnock centre-half, who returned to Scotland last week after agreeing a move from Bradford to Easter Road, will experience his first Edinburgh derby when Hibs travel to Gorgie.
During his 12-month stay at Rugby Park, the 33-year-old visited the maroon side of the city just once but walked away a winner following a 3-1 victory in September last year.
He will return this weekend, however, as part of a Leith squad feeling the heat following a 7-0 Europa League humiliation at the hands of Malmo and last Sunday's 1-0 defeat to Motherwell in their Scottish Premiership opener.
Nelson, though, is confident he can maintain his unbeaten record at Tynecastle.
He told Press Association Sport: "I've only played there once and that was with Killie. We were under a bit of pressure for most of that game and then big Cillian Sheridan grabbed a hat-trick.
"It was a good atmosphere that day but I'm sure it will be a lot more intense on Sunday. Sometimes you can go back to grounds where you have had bad results two or three times and it can play on your mind.
"But I've been there just once and managed to win, so hopefully I can keep up that 100 per cent record."
Hibernian boss Pat Fenlon's selection worries have eased slightly.
The Easter Road boss will welcome back Rowan Vine and Jordon Forster after the pair sat out the Leith side's Scottish Premiership opener against Motherwell, while left-back Ryan McGivern should be fit to face Hearts after recovering from a thigh strain.
However, Fenlon's group are still not at full strength, with winger Alex Harris (ankle) this week joining James McPake, Tim Clancy, Paul Cairney and Bradley Donaldson on the absentee list.
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