FM Preview: Falkirk v Greenock Morton 12 Feb 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 11th February 2011
The game between Falkirk and Greenock Morton in the Scottish Division One on Saturday, 12th February 2011 at 15:00 takes centre stage for FootyMad's preview analysis.
Morton face a trip to Falkirk at The Falkirk Stadium 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 45 and win only 14 of the 71 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was earlier this season, the Bairns carving out a narrow 2 - 1 victory in a Scottish Division One match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2010/2011||Sat 18 Sep||Falkirk||2 - 1||Morton||SCD1|
|2000/2001||Sat 28 Apr||Morton||2 - 1||Falkirk||SCD1|
|2000/2001||Tue 27 Mar||Falkirk||1 - 3||Morton||SCD1|
|2000/2001||Sat 21 Oct||Morton||0 - 4||Falkirk||SCD1|
|2000/2001||Sat 12 Aug||Falkirk||1 - 0||Morton||SCD1|
|1999/2000||Sat 22 Apr||Morton||0 - 2||Falkirk||SCD1|
|1999/2000||Sat 18 Dec||Falkirk||2 - 1||Morton||SCD1|
Recent respective form guides
Falkirk have only collected 1 win and 3 draws from the last six home games played. The Bairns's have scored 9 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 11.
Morton's away form is none too clever either, collecting 2 wins and 3 draws from the last six. A generous 12 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.
Falkirk are just outside the promotion places, in 3rd, having taken 29 points from 18 games. Morton see themselves just below half way in the Irn Bru Scottish Division One, showing a record of 21 points from their 18 games played so far,
For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Morton are not doing too bad on their travels, and I think they should continue by carving out a narrow victory at Falkirk. Away win
|Falkirk||Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.|
Not drawn a match in their last 4 .
|Morton||Last drawn game 4 outings ago.|