Hearts win again
By Paul Higham
Last Updated: 01/01/70 1:00am
Hearts maintained their startling 100 percent record with a 4-1 win at Livingston.Hearts maintained their startling 100 percent record at the top of The SPL with a 4-1 win at Livingston.
George Burley has been a revelation at Tynecastle so far this term and his side made it six wins out of six to maintain a five-point lead over Celtic at the top of the table.
Rudolf Skacel grabbed his customary goal after just 11 minutes at Almondvale when he poked in from close range to record his sixth goal in six games.
Andy Webster bagged a second goal for Hearts after 27 minutes when he arrived at the far post to head in James McAllister's free kick.
Paul Hartley made it 3-0 on 34 minutes when he slotted home from six yards after Roman Bednar's cross.
Livingston grabbed a lifeline a in the final minute of the first half when Paul Dalglish scored after Craig Gordon had fumbled Graham Barrett's free kick.
Livi made more of a fight of the second half, but the massive travelling contingent could still celebrate a win when Hartley scored a 63rd minute penalty to secure the three points with a 3-1 win.
Livingston v Hearts