FM Preview: Partick Thistle v Greenock Morton 23 Apr 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 22nd April 2011
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Partick Thistle and Greenock Morton at 15:00 on 23rd April 2011 in the Scottish Division One.
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 87 games played, The 'Ton have recorded 22 wins, and Partick Thistle have come away with 41 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides 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 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|
|2009/2010||Mon 04 Jan||Partick Th.||1 - 0||Morton||Scottish Division One|
|2009/2010||Sat 07 Nov||Morton||0 - 2||Partick Th.||Scottish Division One|
|2009/2010||Sat 29 Aug||Partick Th.||5 - 0||Morton||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 collected 1 win and 3 draws from the last six home games played. These low-scoring games have seen just 5 goals scored and conceded.
Greenock Morton's away form is none too clever either, coming away with three points on 3 occasions, but drawing 1 and losing 2. The games have constituted a decent return of 10 goals for the The 'Ton, and 5 goals against.
Partick Thistle see themselves just below half way in the Irn Bru Scottish Division One, showing a record of 41 points from their 33 games played so far,
Greenock Morton's 43 points from 33 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 4th position.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Nothing appears to be going right for the The 'Ton out on the road recently, yet the Madmen can see a turn around in fortunes as they battle to a victory in a closely fought contest at Partick Thistle. Away win
|Partick Thistle||Failed to win in previous 4 home matches.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
|Greenock Morton||6 games since last away draw.
Last drawn game 4 outings ago.
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