FM Preview: Hamilton Academical v Greenock Morton 18 Aug 2012

Last updated : 17 August 2012 By Footymad Previewer

Footymad preview History of the Hamilton Academical v Greenock Morton fixture

Hamilton Academical prepare to entertain Greenock Morton at New Douglas Park on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Accies are clearly on top, having won 39 and lost only 17 of the 77 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at New Douglas Park was less than a year ago, in April 2012, as the Accies squeezed past their rivals by a scoreline of 4-3 in a Scottish Division One match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2011/2012 Sat 14 Apr Hamilton Ac. 4-3 Morton Scottish Division One
2011/2012 Sat 25 Feb Morton 1 - 2 Hamilton Ac. Scottish Division One
2011/2012 Tue 14 Feb Hamilton Ac. 1 - 2 Morton Scottish Division One
2011/2012 Sat 15 Oct Morton 0 - 2 Hamilton Ac. Scottish Division One
2011/2012 Sun 04 Sep Hamilton Ac. 2 - 1 Morton Scottish Challenge Cup
2007/2008 Sat 08 Mar Hamilton Ac. 3 - 0 Morton Scottish Division One
2007/2008 Sat 29 Dec Morton 1 - 3 Hamilton Ac. Scottish Division One

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Recent respective form guides

Hamilton Academical have lost just once in their last six home games, winning four and drawing the other one. A total of 14 goals have been scored by the Accies in those games, with 8 conceded.

Greenock Morton have an average recent record on the road, collecting 2 wins and 3 draws from the last six. The games have constituted a decent return of 12 goals for the 'Ton, and 8 goals against.

Hamilton Academical are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 0 points from 1 matches.

Greenock Morton's 1 points from 1 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 5th position.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Hamilton Academical 6 2 1 3 8 12 7
Greenock Morton 6 2 2 2 11 8 8

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Hamilton Academical are starting to turn New Douglas Park into a fortress, but the quality of opposition for this game makes your FootyMad panel believe the teams will share the spoils on this occasion. No-score draw

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Hamilton Academical Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
Greenock Morton No win in the 2 most recent games.

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