FM Preview: Dunfermline Athletic v Greenock Morton 05 Mar 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 4th March 2011
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Dunfermline Athletic and Greenock Morton at 15:00 on 5th March 2011 in the Scottish Division One.
History of the Dunfermline Athletic v Greenock Morton fixture
Greenock Morton face a trip to Dunfermline Athletic at East End 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 24 and win only 8 of the 40 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was earlier this season, with Dunfermline Athletic running out comfortable 2-0 winners in a Scottish Division One match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2010/2011||Sat 06 Nov||Morton||2 - 1||Dunfermline A.||Scottish Division One|
|2010/2011||Sat 14 Aug||Dunfermline A.||2-0||Morton||Scottish Division One|
|2009/2010||Sat 24 Apr||Dunfermline A.||4 - 1||Morton||Scottish Division One|
|2009/2010||Sat 27 Feb||Morton||1 - 2||Dunfermline A.||Scottish Division One|
|2009/2010||Sat 24 Oct||Dunfermline A.||3 - 1||Morton||Scottish Division One|
|2009/2010||Sat 15 Aug||Morton||0 - 2||Dunfermline A.||Scottish Division One|
|2008/2009||Tue 05 May||Dunfermline A.||2 - 1||Morton||Scottish Division One|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Dunfermline Athletic are unbeaten in their last six home games, but have drawn three of them. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 12 goals for the Pars, with 4 goals against.
Greenock Morton have an average recent record on the road, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. The The 'Ton's have scored 10 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 11.
Dunfermline Athletic are just outside the promotion places, in 2nd, having taken 42 points from 23 games.
Greenock Morton's 29 points from 24 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 5th position.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Greenock Morton are in a sorry state of late on their travels, though the Mad panel can see them coming away from East End Park with a well-deserved point. No-score draw
|Dunfermline Athletic||Unbeaten in the last 17 home games.
Unbeaten run of 4 matches.
|Greenock Morton||Drawn each of the last 2 games.
No win in the 2 most recent games.
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