FM Preview: Cowdenbeath v Greenock Morton 22 Mar 2011

Footymad preview History of the Cowdenbeath v Greenock Morton fixture

Greenock Morton face a trip to Cowdenbeath at Central Park on Tuesday evening, having the edge over their hosts in previous meetings. The visitors have won 16 of the 35 previous games, with the hosts winning just 11.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was earlier this season, where the two teams cancelled each other out in an enthralling 2-2 draw in a Scottish Division One match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2010/2011 Sat 15 Jan Morton 3 - 0 Cowdenbeath Scottish Division One
2010/2011 Sat 23 Oct Cowdenbeath 2-2 Morton Scottish Division One
2010/2011 Sat 11 Sep Morton 1 - 2 Cowdenbeath Scottish Division One
2009/2010 Sat 01 Aug Cowdenbeath 1 - 3 Morton Scottish League Cup
2006/2007 Sat 31 Mar Morton 3 - 0 Cowdenbeath Scottish Division Two
2006/2007 Sat 27 Jan Cowdenbeath 1 - 1 Morton Scottish Division Two
2006/2007 Sat 25 Nov Morton 1 - 0 Cowdenbeath Scottish Division Two

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Recent respective form guides

Cowdenbeath's poor home run has seen them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While Blue Brazil have scored 9, a worringly large 14 have been leaked at the other end.

Greenock Morton's away form is none too clever either, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. While the The 'Ton have hit 6 goals, 10 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Cowdenbeath are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 25 points from 26 matches.

Greenock Morton's 33 points from 27 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 5th position.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Cowdenbeath 6 2 1 3 9 12 7
Greenock Morton 6 2 3 1 5 4 9

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Nothing appears to be going right for the The 'Ton out on the road recently, yet the Madmen can see a turn around in fortunes as they battle to a victory in a closely fought contest at Cowdenbeath. Away win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Cowdenbeath Failed to win in previous 5 home matches.
Not drawn a match in their last 4 .
Greenock Morton No win in the 2 most recent games.

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