FM Preview: Everton v Manchester City 07 May 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 6th May 2011
FootyMad attempt to assist you with their form guide as Everton take on Manchester City in a Premier League match on 7th May 2011 at 15:00.
History of the Everton v Manchester City fixture
Manchester City face a trip to Everton at Goodison Park on Saturday afternoon, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Sky Blues will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 42 and win only 16 of the 82 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in January 2010, with Everton running out comfortable 2-0 winners in a Premier League match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2010/2011||Mon 20 Dec||Man. City||1 - 2||Everton||Premier League|
|2009/2010||Wed 24 Mar||Man. City||0 - 2||Everton||Premier League|
|2009/2010||Sat 16 Jan||Everton||2-0||Man. City||Premier League|
|2008/2009||Sat 25 Apr||Everton||1 - 2||Man. City||Premier League|
|2008/2009||Sat 13 Dec||Man. City||0 - 1||Everton||Premier League|
|2007/2008||Mon 25 Feb||Man. City||0 - 2||Everton||Premier League|
|2007/2008||Sat 12 Jan||Everton||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
Everton have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. A total of 9 goals have been scored by the Toffees in those games, with 5 conceded.
The away form of Manchester City is pretty dire, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. Sky Blues have conceded 9 goals in these games, and only hit 2 in reply.
Everton's total of 48 points from their 35 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Barclays Premier League.
Manchester City's total of 62 points from their 34 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Barclays Premier League.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Manchester City are in a sorry state of late on their travels, though the Mad panel can see them coming away from Goodison Park with a well-deserved point. No-score draw
|Everton||Unbeaten in the last 4 home games.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
|Manchester City||5 games since last away draw.
Won each of the previous 3 matches.
Last drawn game 12 outings ago.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here