Man. Utd. prepare to entertain Birmingham City at Old Trafford on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Red Devils are clearly on top, having won 31 and lost only 9 of the 48 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Old Trafford was just last season, in August 2009, the Red Devils carving out a narrow 1-0 victory in a Premier League match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2010/2011||Tue 28 Dec||Birmingham C.||1 - 1||Man. Utd.||PREM|
|2009/2010||Sat 09 Jan||Birmingham C.||1 - 1||Man. Utd.||PREM|
|2009/2010||Sun 16 Aug||Man. Utd.||1-0||Birmingham C.||PREM|
|2007/2008||Tue 01 Jan||Man. Utd.||1 - 0||Birmingham C.||PREM|
|2007/2008||Sat 29 Sep||Birmingham C.||0 - 1||Man. Utd.||PREM|
|2005/2006||Sun 26 Mar||Man. Utd.||3 - 0||Birmingham C.||PREM|
|2005/2006||Wed 28 Dec||Birmingham C.||2 - 2||Man. Utd.||PREM|
Recent respective form guides
Manchester United are unbeaten in their last six home games, winning five of them, and drawing the other one. During these games, Red Devils have smashed 14 goals past the opposition and conceded a paltry 3.
Birmingham C. have an average recent record on the road, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. The Blues's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 8 goals for and 6 against.
Man. Utd. are currently sitting proudly at the top of the entire league, having collected 45 points from the 21 games played. Birmingham C. are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 23 points from 21 matches.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Its good news for Man. Utd. fans, because, with them being in such great nick at home, I just cannot see any further than an emphatic home win for the Red Devils. Home win
|Man. Utd.||Won 4 successive home games.|
5 games since last home draw.
Unbeaten run of 8 matches.
|Birmingham C.||5 games since last away draw.|
No win in the 2 most recent games.