FM Preview: Dundee v Greenock Morton 27 Aug 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 26th August 2011
The game between Dundee and Greenock Morton in the Scottish Division One on 27th August 2011 at 15:00 takes centre stage for FootyMad's preview analysis.
History of the Dundee v Greenock Morton fixture
Greenock Morton face a trip to Dundee at Dens Park on Saturday afternoon, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The The 'Ton will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 48 and win only 14 of the 81 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in February 2011, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1-1 final scoreline in a Scottish Division One match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2010/2011||Sat 16 Apr||Morton||1 - 3||Dundee||Scottish Division One|
|2010/2011||Sat 26 Feb||Dundee||1-1||Morton||Scottish Division One|
|2010/2011||Sat 11 Dec||Morton||0 - 1||Dundee||Scottish Division One|
|2010/2011||Sat 02 Oct||Dundee||2 - 1||Morton||Scottish Division One|
|2009/2010||Sat 17 Apr||Morton||2 - 2||Dundee||Scottish Division One|
|2009/2010||Sat 19 Dec||Dundee||3 - 1||Morton||Scottish Division One|
|2009/2010||Sat 17 Oct||Morton||0 - 1||Dundee||Scottish Division One|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Dundee haven't lost in their last six home matches, but have drawn four of them. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 10 to 8.
The The 'Ton have had a decent run of form away from home recently, with 3 victories and just 1 loss from the last six. These six games have produced a glut of goals, with the The 'Ton scoring 19 and conceding 4.
Dundee see themselves just below half way in the Irn Bru Scottish Division One, showing a record of 4 points from their 3 games played so far,
Greenock Morton are just outside the promotion places, in 3rd, having taken 5 points from 3 games.
Current overall team form
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
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 Dundee. Away win
|Dundee||Unbeaten in the last 9 home games.
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 4 most recent games.
|Greenock Morton||Undefeated in last 5 away games.
No win in the 2 most recent games.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here
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