FM Preview: Blackburn Rovers v Manchester City 25 Apr 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Sunday, 24th April 2011
FootyMad attempt to assist you with their form guide as Blackburn Rovers take on Manchester City in a Premier League match on 25th April 2011 at 20:00.
History of the Blackburn Rovers v Manchester City fixture
Manchester City face a trip to Blackburn Rovers at Ewood Park on Monday evening, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Sky Blues will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them ending up on the losing side in more than half of the games played between the two.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was was two seasons ago, in August 2009, as the visitors ran out cosy 0-2 winners in a Premier League match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2010/2011||Sat 11 Sep||Man. City||1 - 1||Blackburn R.||Premier League|
|2009/2010||Mon 11 Jan||Man. City||4 - 1||Blackburn R.||Premier League|
|2009/2010||Sat 15 Aug||Blackburn R.||0-2||Man. City||Premier League|
|2008/2009||Sat 02 May||Man. City||3 - 1||Blackburn R.||Premier League|
|2008/2009||Sun 28 Dec||Blackburn R.||2 - 2||Man. City||Premier League|
|2007/2008||Thu 27 Dec||Man. City||2 - 2||Blackburn R.||Premier League|
|2007/2008||Sun 02 Sep||Blackburn R.||1 - 0||Man. City||Premier League|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Blackburn Rovers have collected 2 wins and 3 draws from their last six home matches. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 6 to 4.
The away form of Manchester City is pretty dire, managing a paltry 2 draws from the last six matches. Sky Blues have conceded 11 goals in these games, and only hit 3 in reply.
Blackburn Rovers are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 35 points from 33 matches.
Manchester City's total of 56 points from their 32 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Barclays Premier League.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Nothing appears to be going right for the Sky Blues out on the road recently, yet the Madmen can see a turn around in fortunes as they battle to a victory in a closely fought contest at Blackburn Rovers. Away win
|Blackburn Rovers||Drawn last 3 games at home.
Failed to win in previous 4 home matches.
Not won in the 10 most recent games.
|Manchester City||Lost each of the previous 3 away matches.
Not won in previous 10 away matches.
Last drawn game 10 outings ago.
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