Ayr United 0
Greenock Morton 2
League (Championship)


Ayr United
0 - 2
Morton 

League (Championship)
Saturday, January 15th, 2022
Somerset Park
Attendance: 500

Goalscorers
None. Reilly (27, 61)

Team Managers
Lee Bullen
Dougie Imrie

Starting Eleven
Aiden McAdams
Jordan Houston
Patrick Reading
Jack Baird
Sean McGinty
Aaron Muirhead
James Maxwell
Joseph Chalmers
Andy Murdoch
Mark McKenzie
Tomi Adeloye
1 Hamilton
2 Ledger
47 Lithgow
4 McLean
12 Brandon
10 Lyon
8 Blues
7 Oliver
3 Strapp
14 Reilly
11 Ugwu

Bench
Markus Fjortoft
Nick McAllister
Ryan Gondoh
Daire OConnor
Michael Moffat
Fraser Bryden
5 McEntee
6 Jacobs
9 Muirhead
15 Russell
16 Hynes
18 Garrity
25 King

Substitutions
Ryan Gondoh for Joseph Chalmers (61)
Daire OConnor for Tomi Adeloye (66)
Fraser Bryden for James Maxwell (84)
None.

Cautions
Tomi Adeloye
Sean McGinty
Ryan Gondoh
Fraser Bryden
None.

Red Cards
None. None.
Match Officials

John Beaton (Referee)




Photography by SNS Group

Match Report


Dougie Imrie's impressive start as Greenock Morton manager continued with victory away to fellow Scottish Championship strugglers Ayr United.

Striker Gavin Reilly netted in each half, finding the bottom corner before converting from close range.

Morton, who propped up the table when Imrie took over last month, are now two points clear of the bottom two.

Imrie, charged with alleged historic betting offences on Friday, has taken seven points from a possible nine.

And Morton have now earned successive league wins for the first time in 13 months.

Seventh-placed Ayr were seeking a third consecutive victory but are now just a point ab

Match report written by BBC



Squad Statistics (as at January 15th, 2022)


2021-22 All Time
Age
Aiden McAdams (GK) - 16 - 16 -
Sean McGinty28 19 - 19 -
Jack Baird25 241581
Patrick Reading22 251492
Jordan Houston21 19 - 67 -
Aaron Muirhead - 191866
Mark McKenzie21 182554
Andy Murdoch - 2611034
Joseph Chalmers28 182493
James Maxwell20 213213
Tomi Adeloye25 23102310
Ryan Gondoh (sub)24 1 - 1 -
Daire OConnor (sub)24 161161
Fraser Bryden (sub)17 2 - 2 -






League Table (as at January 15th, 2022)


Pld W D L Pts
1. Arbroath 22 11 8 3 41
2. ICT 21 10 7 4 37
3. Kilmarnock 21 11 4 6 37
4. Raith Rovers 22 9 8 5 35
5. Partick Thistle 20 9 6 5 33
6. Hamilton Academical 22 6 6 10 24
7. Ayr United 21 5 6 10 21
8. Morton 21 4 8 9 20
9. Queen of the South 21 4 6 11 18
10. Dunfermline Athletic 21 3 9 9 18