FM Preview: Greenock Morton v Dundee 17 Mar 2012
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 16th March 2012
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Greenock Morton and Dundee at 15:00 on 17th March 2012 in the Scottish Division One.
History of the Greenock Morton v Dundee fixture
Greenock Morton prepare to entertain Dundee at Cappielow Park on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 80 games played, 'Ton have recorded 34 wins, and Dundee have come away with 24 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Cappielow Park was earlier this season, with Dundee inflicting a narrow 1-2 defeat upon the 'Ton in a Scottish Division One match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Mon 26 Dec||Dundee||0 - 1||Morton||Scottish Division One|
|2011/2012||Sat 12 Nov||Morton||1-2||Dundee||Scottish Division One|
|2011/2012||Sat 27 Aug||Dundee||0 - 1||Morton||Scottish Division One|
|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|
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Recent respective form guides
Greenock Morton's poor home run has seen them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. The 'Ton's have scored 7 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 9.
Dundee's away form is none too clever either, collecting 2 wins and 3 draws from the last six. The Dee's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 7 goals for and 6 against.
Greenock Morton see themselves just below half way in the Irn Bru Scottish Division One, showing a record of 32 points from their 27 games played so far,
Dundee are just outside the promotion places, in 3rd, having taken 41 points from 26 games.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
These are testing times at Cappielow Park for the 'Ton and the Madmen are unable to see past Dundee claiming victory in a close match.
|Greenock Morton||Been beaten in each of their previous 2 home matches.
Failed to win in previous 4 home matches.
Not won in the 5 most recent games.
|Dundee||Undefeated in last 4 away games.
7 games since last defeat.
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