Man. City prepare to entertain Bolton Wanderers at City of Manchester Stadium on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Sky Blues are clearly on top, having won 33 and lost only 14 of the 57 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at City of Manchester Stadium was less than a year ago, in February 2010, with Man. City running out comfortable 2-0 winners in a Premier League match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2009/2010||Tue 09 Feb||Man. City||2-0||Bolton Wdrs.||PREM|
|2009/2010||Sat 12 Dec||Bolton Wdrs.||3 - 3||Man. City||PREM|
|2008/2009||Sun 24 May||Man. City||1 - 0||Bolton Wdrs.||PREM|
|2008/2009||Sun 02 Nov||Bolton Wdrs.||2 - 0||Man. City||PREM|
|2007/2008||Sat 22 Mar||Bolton Wdrs.||0 - 0||Man. City||PREM|
|2007/2008||Sat 15 Dec||Man. City||4 - 2||Bolton Wdrs.||PREM|
|2007/2008||Wed 31 Oct||Bolton Wdrs.||0 - 1||Man. City||LGEC|
Recent respective form guides
Manchester City have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. A total of 8 goals have been scored by the Sky Blues in those games, with 5 conceded.
Bolton Wdrs. have an average recent record on the road, losing only 1 of the last six, but drawing 4 of them. A generous 7 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.
Man. City's total of 26 points from their 15 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Barclays Premier League. Bolton Wdrs.'s total of 23 points from their 15 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Barclays Premier League.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Both teams are displaying reasonable form at the moment, and for that reason, the Madmen predict the game will end in stalemate. Score draw
|Man. City||Unbeaten in the last 3 home games.|
Unbeaten run of 6 matches.
|Bolton Wdrs.||Undefeated in last 4 away games.|
6 games since last defeat.