FM Preview: Liverpool v Manchester City 11 Apr 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Sunday, 10th April 2011
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Liverpool and Manchester City at 20:00 on 11th April 2011 in the Premier League.
History of the Liverpool v Manchester City fixture
Manchester City face a trip to Liverpool at Anfield 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 lose 47 and win only 14 of the 79 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in November 2009, where the two teams cancelled each other out in an enthralling 2 - 2 draw in a Premier League match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2010/2011||Mon 23 Aug||Man. City||3 - 0||Liverpool||Premier League|
|2009/2010||Sun 21 Feb||Man. City||0 - 0||Liverpool||Premier League|
|2009/2010||Sat 21 Nov||Liverpool||2 - 2||Man. City||Premier League|
|2008/2009||Sun 22 Feb||Liverpool||1 - 1||Man. City||Premier League|
|2008/2009||Sun 05 Oct||Man. City||2 - 3||Liverpool||Premier League|
|2007/2008||Sun 04 May||Liverpool||1 - 0||Man. City||Premier League|
|2007/2008||Sun 30 Dec||Man. City||0 - 0||Liverpool||Premier League|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Liverpool are in decent form at home, having won four and drawn two of their last six games, A total of 8 goals have been scored by the Reds in those games, with 2 conceded.
In complete contrast to Liverpool, Manchester City are having a torrid time on their travels, attaining just 3 draws from the previous six away games. While the Sky Blues have hit 4 goals, 9 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Liverpool's total of 45 points from their 31 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Barclays Premier League.
Manchester City's total of 56 points from their 31 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Barclays Premier League.
Current overall team form
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
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 Anfield with a well-deserved point. No-score draw
|Liverpool||Unbeaten in the last 8 home games.
|Manchester City||Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.
Not won in previous 9 away matches.
Last drawn game 8 outings ago.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here
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