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This big Challenge Cup match will see Greenock Morton playing against opponents Airdrie United on Saturday.
Full predictions, stats & game poll for the Greenock Morton v Airdrie United match are shown here - as well as up-to-date odds.
Greenock Morton won’t want a repeat of their last result here following the 2-1 Championship defeat in their last game at the hands of Partick Thistle.
The only name on the scoresheet from Greenock Morton was Grant Gillespie (32'). Kerr McInroy (3') and Blair Alston (77') scored for Partick Thistle.
Dougie Imrie's Greenock Morton have scored 8 times in their past six outings. Conversely, the tally of goals that have been scored against them in that time is 7.
Airdrie United come into this encounter following a 2-0 Championship win in the defeat of Arbroath in their last match.
For Airdrie United, the goals were scored by Liam McStravick (19') and Lewis McGregor (79').
Looking at their form, and Airdrie United have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 games, letting opponents get 7 goals in total. Defensively, Airdrie United have clearly had some problems. Such a trend isn’t assured to follow through into this game, however.
Head to head
If we look at their past head to head meetings going back to 15/11/2014, neither club has come out on top overall with Greenock Morton winning 3 of those games, Airdrie United 3 and 0 being drawn in regulation time.
A combined total of 10 goals were yielded between them during those clashes, with 6 for The Ton and 4 for The Diamonds . The average goals per game has been 1.67.
The previous league meeting between the two was Championship match day 7 on 30/09/2023 when it ended Greenock Morton 0-1 Airdrie United.
The referee was Euan Anderson.
Team News: Greenock Morton
The Greenock Morton boss Dougie Imrie has a full complement, with no fitness worries whatsoever before this clash thanks to a completely healthy squad ready to go.
Team News: Airdrie United
Due to a fully injury-free group available for selection, the Airdrie United manager Rhys McCabe has zero fitness concerns to report before this game.
We feel that Airdrie United and Greenock Morton may both find scoring difficult here.
We’ll have to see, but a draw might be on the cards. We therefore think that it’s going to be a close game with a 0-0 draw when all is said and done.
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🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Cappielow Park (11,589)
Captain: Grant Gillespie
Chairman: Graham McLennan
Manager: Dougie Imrie
Competitions: Championship position 10, Challenge Cup (Quarter-finals)
🔑 Key Man: Steven Boyd
Mostly taking up the Striker position, Steven Boyd was born in Scotland. After making a first senior appearance for Hamilton Academical in the 2014 - 2015 season, the gifted Forward has scored a sum of 2 league goals in the Championship 2023 - 2024 campaign so far in 12 appearances.