FM Preview: Queen of the South v Greenock Morton 18 Dec 2010
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 17th December 2010
The game between Queen of the South and Greenock Morton in the Scottish Division One on Saturday, 18th December 2010 at 15:00 takes centre stage for FootyMad's preview analysis.
Morton face a trip to Queen of the South at Palmerston Park on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 33 games played, The 'Ton have recorded 13 wins, and Queen o.t.S. have come away with 15 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in February 2010, with Morton inflicting a narrow 1 - 2 defeat upon the The Doonhamers in a Scottish Division One match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2010/2011||Sat 16 Oct||Morton||2 - 0||Queen o.t.S.||SCD1|
|2009/2010||Sat 03 Apr||Morton||3 - 3||Queen o.t.S.||SCD1|
|2009/2010||Sat 13 Feb||Queen o.t.S.||1 - 2||Morton||SCD1|
|2009/2010||Sat 12 Dec||Morton||1 - 2||Queen o.t.S.||SCD1|
|2009/2010||Sat 03 Oct||Queen o.t.S.||2 - 3||Morton||SCD1|
|2008/2009||Sat 07 Mar||Queen o.t.S.||1 - 1||Morton||SCD1|
|2008/2009||Sat 03 Jan||Morton||2 - 2||Queen o.t.S.||SCD1|
Recent respective form guides
Queen of the South have an excellent home record, winning five and losing just one of the last six games. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 16 goals for the The Doonhamers, with 6 goals against.
Morton have an average recent record on the road, collecting 1 win and 3 draws from the last six played. The The 'Ton's have scored 8 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 9.
Queen o.t.S.'s 20 points from 14 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 5th position. Morton are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 14 points from 15 matches.
For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here
|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
FootyMad's prediction ...
FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the The Doonhamers, as the The 'Ton have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win
|Queen o.t.S.||11 games since last home draw.|
Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
|Morton||Undefeated in last 4 away games.|
No win in the 2 most recent games.