FM Preview: Greenock Morton v Partick Thistle 02 Jan 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Saturday, 1st January 2011
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Greenock Morton and Partick Thistle at 15:00 on Sunday, 2nd January 2011 in the Scottish Division One.
Morton prepare to entertain Partick Thistle at Cappielow Park on Sunday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 89 games played, The 'Ton have recorded 41 wins, and Partick Th. have come away with 32 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Cappielow Park was earlier this season, with Morton running out comfortable 2-0 winners 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 13 Nov||Partick Th.||0 - 0||Morton||SCD1|
|2010/2011||Sat 21 Aug||Morton||2-0||Partick Th.||SCD1|
|2009/2010||Sat 20 Mar||Morton||1 - 0||Partick Th.||SCD1|
|2009/2010||Mon 04 Jan||Partick Th.||1 - 0||Morton||SCD1|
|2009/2010||Sat 07 Nov||Morton||0 - 2||Partick Th.||SCD1|
|2009/2010||Sat 29 Aug||Partick Th.||5 - 0||Morton||SCD1|
|2008/2009||Sat 18 Apr||Morton||0 - 1||Partick Th.||SCD1|
Recent respective form guides
Greenock Morton have managed to pick up just two wins from their last six home games, losing three, These low-scoring games have seen just 5 goals scored and conceded.
Partick Th. have an average recent record on the road, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. The The Jags's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 10 goals for and 9 against.
Morton are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 14 points from 15 matches. Partick Th. see themselves just below half way in the Irn Bru Scottish Division One, showing a record of 16 points from their 16 games played so far,
For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Your FootyMad panel thinks that Morton's indifferent home form is due to continue with a narrow home defeat against Partick Th.. Away win
|Morton||5 games since last home draw.|
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
|Partick Th.||Drawn each of the last 3 games.|
No win in the 3 most recent games.