FM Preview: Ross County v Greenock Morton 26 Mar 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 25th March 2011
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Ross County and Greenock Morton at 15:00 on 26th March 2011 in the Scottish Division One.
History of the Ross County v Greenock Morton fixture
Greenock Morton face a trip to Ross County at Victoria Park on Saturday afternoon, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The The 'Ton will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 7 and win only 2 of the 11 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was earlier this season, where the two teams cancelled each other out in an enthralling 2-2 draw in a Scottish Division One match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2010/2011||Sat 29 Jan||Morton||2 - 1||Ross County||Scottish Division One|
|2010/2011||Tue 14 Dec||Ross County||2-2||Morton||Scottish Division One|
|2010/2011||Sat 25 Sep||Morton||0 - 0||Ross County||Scottish Division One|
|2010/2011||Tue 10 Aug||Ross County||3 - 1||Morton||Scottish Challenge Cup|
|2009/2010||Mon 26 Apr||Ross County||2 - 1||Morton||Scottish Division One|
|2009/2010||Tue 13 Apr||Morton||1 - 1||Ross County||Scottish Division One|
|2009/2010||Tue 08 Dec||Ross County||3 - 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
Ross County have lost only 1 of the last six at home, but 4 of these games have been drawn. These low-scoring games have seen just 4 goals scored and conceded.
The The 'Ton have had a decent run of form away from home recently, 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 7 goals for and 5 against.
Ross County are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 25 points from 27 matches.
Greenock Morton's 36 points from 28 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 Ross County. Away win
|Ross County||Not won in the 3 most recent games.
|Greenock Morton||4 games since last away draw.
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