Man. Utd. prepare to entertain Hull City at Old Trafford on Saturday afternoon, aiming to maintain a near-perfect record against their opponents. The Red Devils have won 9 of the 11 matches the two teams have contested.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Old Trafford was just last season, in November 2008, as the Red Devils squeezed past their rivals by a scoreline of 4-3 in a Premier League match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2009/2010||Sun 27 Dec||Hull City||1 - 3||Man. Utd.||PREM|
|2008/2009||Sun 24 May||Hull City||0 - 1||Man. Utd.||PREM|
|2008/2009||Sat 01 Nov||Man. Utd.||4-3||Hull City||PREM|
|1987/1988||Wed 07 Oct||Hull City||0 - 1||Man. Utd.||LGEC|
|1987/1988||Wed 23 Sep||Man. Utd.||5 - 0||Hull City||LGEC|
|1974/1975||Sat 15 Feb||Man. Utd.||2 - 0||Hull City||CHMP|
|1974/1975||Sat 23 Nov||Hull City||2 - 0||Man. Utd.||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
Manchester United are showing reasonable home form, having won four and lost two from the last six played. During these games, Red Devils have smashed 13 goals past the opposition and conceded a paltry 2.
The away form of Hull City is pretty dire, attaining just 3 draws from the previous six away games. While the The Tigers have hit 4 goals, 13 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Man. Utd.'s total of 47 points from their 22 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Barclays Premier League. Hull City are stuck down in the relegation zone of Barclays Premier League with a return of just 19 points from their 21 games thus far.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
With the Red Devils being in decent shape at home at the moment, I am pleased to predict that this match should result in nothing other than a comfortable home win. Home Win
|Man. Utd.||9 games since last home draw.|
|Hull City||Not won in previous 18 away matches.|
No win in the 8 most recent games.