FM Preview: Greenock Morton v Stirling Albion 05 Apr 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Monday, 4th April 2011
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Greenock Morton and Stirling Albion at 19:30 on 5th April 2011 in the Scottish Division One.
History of the Greenock Morton v Stirling Albion fixture
Greenock Morton prepare to entertain Stirling Albion at Cappielow Park on Tuesday evening, looking to continue an impressive record. The The 'Ton are clearly on top, having won 19 and lost only 4 of the 36 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Cappielow Park was earlier this season, when they played out a goalless draw in a Scottish Division One match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2010/2011||Tue 15 Feb||Stirling Alb.||0 - 1||Morton||Scottish Division One|
|2010/2011||Sat 07 Aug||Morton||0-0||Stirling Alb.||Scottish Division One|
|2007/2008||Sat 01 Mar||Morton||2 - 1||Stirling Alb.||Scottish Division One|
|2007/2008||Wed 02 Jan||Stirling Alb.||1 - 2||Morton||Scottish Division One|
|2007/2008||Sat 03 Nov||Morton||1 - 1||Stirling Alb.||Scottish Division One|
|2007/2008||Sat 18 Aug||Stirling Alb.||0 - 0||Morton||Scottish Division One|
|2006/2007||Sat 17 Mar||Stirling Alb.||2 - 1||Morton||Scottish Division Two|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Greenock Morton have collected 2 wins and 3 draws from their last six home matches. Only 5 goals have been registered in this time, with 7 in the wrong end.
The away form of Stirling Albion is pretty dire, managing a paltry 2 draws from the last six matches. While the Binos have hit 6 goals, 18 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Greenock Morton see themselves just below half way in the Irn Bru Scottish Division One, showing a record of 37 points from their 30 games played so far,
Stirling Albion find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 30 games have yielded only 16 points.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Attention punters! We see this as an opportunity for the The 'Ton to get the show back on the road by taking all the three points available. Home Win
|Greenock Morton||Drawn last 3 games at home.
Failed to win in previous 3 home matches.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
|Stirling Albion||Lost each of the previous 3 away matches.
Not won in previous 10 away matches.
An overall losing run of 5 games.
No win in the 21 most recent games.
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