FM Preview: Livingston v Greenock Morton 22 Oct 2011

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Last updated : 21 October 2011

Footymad preview History of the Livingston v Greenock Morton fixture

Greenock Morton pack their bags to visit Livingston at Almondvale Stadium on Saturday afternoon, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The 'Ton will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them ending up on the losing side in more than half of the games played between the two.

The previous match played between the two at Almondvale Stadium was within the last three years, in April 2009, as the visitors ran out cosy 0-2 winners in a Scottish Division One match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2011/2012 Sat 13 Aug Morton 2 - 1 Livingston Scottish Division One
2008/2009 Sat 11 Apr Livingston 0-2 Morton Scottish Division One
2008/2009 Sat 24 Jan Morton 2 - 2 Livingston Scottish Division One
2008/2009 Sat 01 Nov Livingston 1 - 0 Morton Scottish Division One
2008/2009 Sat 16 Aug Morton 1 - 2 Livingston Scottish Division One
2007/2008 Sat 22 Mar Morton 1 - 1 Livingston Scottish Division One
2007/2008 Sat 05 Jan Livingston 6 - 1 Morton Scottish Division One

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Recent respective form guides

Livingston are unbeaten in their last six home games, but have drawn three of them. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 15 goals for the Livi, with 7 goals against.

Greenock Morton have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. While the 'Ton have hit 9 goals, 12 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Livingston's 12 points from 9 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 5th position.

Greenock Morton's 14 points from 9 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 4th position.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Livingston 6 1 4 1 5 5 7
Greenock Morton 6 2 0 4 9 16 6

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Greenock Morton are in a sorry state of late on their travels, though the Mad panel can see them coming away from Almondvale Stadium with a well-deserved point. No-score draw

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Livingston Unbeaten in the last 28 home games.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
Greenock Morton Lost each of the previous 3 away matches.
Not won in previous 3 away matches.
An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 2 most recent games.

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Greenock Morton Match Reports

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