Man. City prepare to entertain Everton at City of Manchester Stadium on Monday evening, looking to continue an impressive record. The Sky Blues are clearly on top, having won 45 and lost only 18 of the 81 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at City of Manchester Stadium was less than a year ago, in March 2010, as the visitors ran out cosy 0-2 winners in a Premier League match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2009/2010||Wed 24 Mar||Man. City||0-2||Everton||PREM|
|2009/2010||Sat 16 Jan||Everton||2 - 0||Man. City||PREM|
|2008/2009||Sat 25 Apr||Everton||1 - 2||Man. City||PREM|
|2008/2009||Sat 13 Dec||Man. City||0 - 1||Everton||PREM|
|2007/2008||Mon 25 Feb||Man. City||0 - 2||Everton||PREM|
|2007/2008||Sat 12 Jan||Everton||1 - 0||Man. City||PREM|
|2006/2007||Mon 01 Jan||Man. City||2 - 1||Everton||PREM|
Recent respective form guides
Manchester City have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. These games have seen the Sky Blues score just 7 goals, though they have conceded 4.
Everton have an average recent record on the road, remaining unbeaten in the last six, though five of those have been draws. The Toffees's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 8 goals for and 6 against.
Man. City's total of 32 points from their 17 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Barclays Premier League. Everton find themselves struggling down in 15th position in the league having picked up 18 points from their 17 matches.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
With the Sky Blues 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. City||Unbeaten in the last 4 home games.|
Unbeaten run of 9 matches.
|Everton||Previous 4 away games have finished all-square.|
Not won in previous 4 away matches.
Drawn each of the last 2 games.
No win in the 7 most recent games.