FM Preview: Queen of the South v Greenock Morton 15 Mar 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Monday, 14th March 2011
The game between Queen of the South and Greenock Morton in the Scottish Division One on 15th March 2011 at 19:45 takes centre stage for FootyMad's preview analysis.
History of the Queen of the South v Greenock Morton fixture
Greenock Morton face a trip to Queen of the South at Palmerston Park on Tuesday evening, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 33 games played, The 'Ton have recorded 13 wins, and Queen of the South have come away with 15 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in February 2010, with Greenock Morton inflicting a narrow 1-2 defeat upon the The Doonhamers in a Scottish Division One match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2010/2011||Sat 19 Feb||Morton||0 - 4||Queen o.t.S.||Scottish Division One|
|2010/2011||Sat 16 Oct||Morton||2 - 0||Queen o.t.S.||Scottish Division One|
|2009/2010||Sat 03 Apr||Morton||3 - 3||Queen o.t.S.||Scottish Division One|
|2009/2010||Sat 13 Feb||Queen o.t.S.||1-2||Morton||Scottish Division One|
|2009/2010||Sat 12 Dec||Morton||1 - 2||Queen o.t.S.||Scottish Division One|
|2009/2010||Sat 03 Oct||Queen o.t.S.||2 - 3||Morton||Scottish Division One|
|2008/2009||Sat 07 Mar||Queen o.t.S.||1 - 1||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
Queen of the South's disastrous home run has meant they have managed only 2 draws from the last six matches. While The Doonhamers have scored 8, a worringly large 14 have been leaked at the other end.
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 The 'Ton's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 11 goals for and 10 against.
Queen of the South see themselves just below half way in the Irn Bru Scottish Division One, showing a record of 29 points from their 24 games played so far,
Greenock Morton's 32 points from 25 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 5th position.
Current overall team form
|Queen of the South||6||0||2||4||7||14||2|
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
FootyMad's prediction ...
Although Greenock Morton have been far from successful in recent away games, we can see nothing other than an easy victory for them against Queen of the South. Away win
|Queen of the South||Been beaten in each of their previous 2 home matches.
Failed to win in previous 6 home matches.
Latest 3 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 6 most recent games.
|Greenock Morton||Undefeated in last 3 away games.
5 games since last defeat.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here