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 86 games played, The Jags have recorded 31 wins, and Morton have come away with 39 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in April 2009, with Partick Th. inflicting a narrow 0 - 1 defeat upon the The 'Ton in a Scottish Division One match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2009/2010Sat 29 AugPartick Th.5 - 0MortonSCD1
2008/2009Sat 18 AprMorton0 - 1Partick Th.SCD1
2008/2009Sat 21 FebPartick Th.1 - 0MortonSCD1
2008/2009Tue 30 DecMorton2 - 0Partick Th.SCD1
2008/2009Sat 20 SepPartick Th.2 - 1MortonSCD1
2007/2008Sat 26 AprPartick Th.0 - 3MortonSCD1
2007/2008Sat 15 MarMorton0 - 0Partick Th.SCD1

Recent respective form guides

Greenock Morton's woeful home form means they have chalked up just a single victory, with 5 defeats, from the last six. The 'Ton have conceded a disappointing 9 goals in this period, and managed to convert only 1 of their own chances.

Partick Th.'s away form is none too clever either, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. The games have constituted a decent return of 12 goals for the The Jags, and 3 goals against.

Morton are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 9 points from 12 matches. Partick Th.'s 19 points from 12 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 5th position.

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

The away form of the The Jags has not been the best, though the Footymad panel sees them pulling off a narrow win on their visit to Morton. Away win

Sequence statistics:
Morton Been beaten in each of their previous 2 home matches.
Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Latest 4 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 4 most recent games.
Partick Th. Not won in previous 2 away matches.
No win in the 2 most recent games.