FM Preview: Partick Thistle v Greenock Morton 18 Feb 2012

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Last updated : 17 February 2012

Footymad preview History of the Partick Thistle v Greenock Morton fixture

Greenock Morton face a trip to Partick Thistle at Firhill Stadium on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 89 games played, 'Ton have recorded 22 wins, and Partick Thistle have come away with 43 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was earlier this season, with Partick Thistle annihilating their visitors 5-0 in a Scottish Division One match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2011/2012 Sat 10 Dec Morton 1 - 2 Partick Th. Scottish Division One
2011/2012 Fri 30 Sep Partick Th. 5-0 Morton Scottish Division One
2010/2011 Sat 23 Apr Partick Th. 2 - 0 Morton Scottish Division One
2010/2011 Tue 22 Feb Morton 1 - 0 Partick Th. Scottish Division One
2010/2011 Sat 13 Nov Partick Th. 0 - 0 Morton Scottish Division One
2010/2011 Sat 21 Aug Morton 2 - 0 Partick Th. Scottish Division One
2009/2010 Sat 20 Mar Morton 1 - 0 Partick Th. Scottish Division One

For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here

Recent respective form guides

Partick Thistle have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. These games have seen the Jags score just 7 goals, though they have conceded 3.

Greenock Morton have an average recent record on the road, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. While the 'Ton have hit 6 goals, 11 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Partick Thistle see themselves just below half way in the Irn Bru Scottish Division One, showing a record of 27 points from their 21 games played so far,

Greenock Morton's 30 points from 22 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
Partick Thistle 6 1 1 4 2 6 4
Greenock Morton 6 2 2 2 6 11 8

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Greenock Morton are not doing too bad on their travels, and we think they should continue by carving out a narrow victory at Partick Thistle. Away win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Partick Thistle Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Not won in the 4 most recent games.
Greenock Morton 8 games since last away draw.

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Greenock Morton Match Reports

Scottish Championship Sat 9th December 15:00

Morton 0 - 2 Dundee United

Last game - Match Centre


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