FootyMAD's Greenock Morton match preview

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History of the Greenock Morton v Partick Thistle fixture

Partick Th. face a trip to Greenock Morton at Cappielow Park on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 82 games played, The Jags have recorded 30 wins, and Morton have come away with 37 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in April 2006, the The 'Ton carving out a narrow 1 - 0 victory in a Scottish Division Two match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2005/2006Sat 08 AprMorton1 - 0Partick Th.SCD2
2005/2006Sat 11 FebPartick Th.1 - 1MortonSCD2
2005/2006Sat 03 DecMorton2 - 1Partick Th.SCD2
2005/2006Sat 15 OctPartick Th.2 - 0MortonSCD2
2003/2004Sat 10 JanMorton0 - 3Partick Th.SFAC
1997/1998Sat 21 MarMorton1 - 0Partick Th.SCD1
1997/1998Sat 31 JanPartick Th.3 - 3MortonSCD1

Recent respective form guides

Greenock Morton are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. The The 'Ton's have scored 7 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 8.

The away form of Partick Th. is pretty dire, managing a paltry 2 draws from the last six matches. While the The Jags have hit 4 goals, 10 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Morton are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 8 points from 8 matches. Partick Th.'s 10 points from 8 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 4th position.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
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FootyMad's prediction ...

FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the The 'Ton, as the The Jags have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win

Sequence statistics:
Morton Failed to win in previous 3 home matches.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Partick Th. Lost each of the previous 4 away matches.
Not won in previous 10 away matches.
An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 2 most recent games.