Man. Utd. face a trip to Manchester City at City of Manchester Stadium on Wednesday evening, having the edge over their hosts in previous meetings. The visitors have won 27 of the 76 previous games, with the hosts winning just 26.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in April 2010, with Man. Utd. inflicting a narrow 0 - 1 defeat upon the Sky Blues in a Premier League match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2009/2010||Sat 17 Apr||Man. City||0 - 1||Man. Utd.||PREM|
|2009/2010||Wed 27 Jan||Man. Utd.||3 - 1||Man. City||LGEC|
|2009/2010||Tue 19 Jan||Man. City||2 - 1||Man. Utd.||LGEC|
|2009/2010||Sun 20 Sep||Man. Utd.||4 - 3||Man. City||PREM|
|2008/2009||Sun 10 May||Man. Utd.||2 - 0||Man. City||PREM|
|2008/2009||Sun 30 Nov||Man. City||0 - 1||Man. Utd.||PREM|
|2007/2008||Sun 10 Feb||Man. Utd.||1 - 2||Man. City||PREM|
Recent respective form guides
Manchester City have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 8 to 7.
The Red Devils have had a decent run of form away from home recently, with an unbeaten run in the last six, four of them victories. Those games have seen the Red Devils pummel 13 goals, and let in 5.
Man. City's total of 20 points from their 11 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Barclays Premier League. Man. Utd.'s total of 23 points from their 11 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Barclays Premier League.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Man. Utd. are in great form out on the road, so much so that the Madmen confidently predict a comfortable three points from their visit to Man. City. Away win
|Man. City||4 games since last home draw.|
Not drawn a match in their last 7 .
|Man. Utd.||Undefeated in last 12 away games.|
Won each of the previous 6 matches.
Last drawn game 7 outings ago.