FM Preview: Greenock Morton v Ayr United 10 Sep 2011

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Last updated : 09 September 2011

Footymad preview History of the Greenock Morton v Ayr United fixture

Greenock Morton prepare to entertain Ayr United at Cappielow Park on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 68 games played, The 'Ton have recorded 30 wins, and Ayr United have come away with 22 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Cappielow Park was just last season, in May 2010, the The 'Ton carving out a narrow 2-1 victory in a Scottish Division One match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2009/2010 Sat 01 May Morton 2-1 Ayr Utd. Scottish Division One
2009/2010 Tue 30 Mar Morton 1 - 0 Ayr Utd. Scottish Division One
2009/2010 Sat 06 Mar Ayr Utd. 2 - 0 Morton Scottish Division One
2009/2010 Sat 22 Aug Ayr Utd. 0 - 2 Morton Scottish Division One
2006/2007 Sat 28 Apr Ayr Utd. 1 - 0 Morton Scottish Division Two
2006/2007 Sat 17 Feb Morton 4 - 2 Ayr Utd. Scottish Division Two
2006/2007 Sat 30 Dec Ayr Utd. 0 - 1 Morton Scottish Division Two

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Recent respective form guides

Greenock Morton have managed to pick up just two wins from their last six home games, losing three, The The 'Ton's have scored 10 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 12.

The away form of Ayr United however, is much more impressive, tasting just one defeat in their last six, and picking up four good wins. Those games have seen the Honest Men pummel 12 goals, and let in 5.

Greenock Morton are just outside the promotion places, in 2nd, having taken 8 points from 4 games.

Ayr United's 5 points from 4 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
Greenock Morton 6 3 1 2 13 8 10
Ayr United 6 3 2 1 9 5 11

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FootyMad's prediction ...

These are testing times at Cappielow Park for the The 'Ton and the Madmen are unable to see past Ayr United claiming victory in a close match.

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Greenock Morton 6 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
Ayr United Undefeated in last 4 away games.
Last drawn game 4 outings ago.

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