FM Preview: Manchester City v Tottenham Hotspur 22 Jan 2012
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Saturday, 21st January 2012
FootyMad attempt to assist you with their form guide as Manchester City take on Tottenham Hotspur in a Premier League match on 22nd January 2012 at 13:30.
History of the Manchester City v Tottenham Hotspur fixture
Manchester City prepare to entertain Tottenham Hotspur at City of Manchester Stadium on Sunday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 71 games played, Sky Blues have recorded 35 wins, and Tottenham Hotspur have come away with 21 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at City of Manchester Stadium was less than a year ago, in May 2011, the Sky Blues carving out a narrow 1-0 victory in a Premier League match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Sun 28 Aug||Tottenham H.||1 - 5||Man. City||Premier League|
|2010/2011||Tue 10 May||Man. City||1-0||Tottenham H.||Premier League|
|2010/2011||Sat 14 Aug||Tottenham H.||0 - 0||Man. City||Premier League|
|2009/2010||Wed 05 May||Man. City||0 - 1||Tottenham H.||Premier League|
|2009/2010||Wed 16 Dec||Tottenham H.||3 - 0||Man. City||Premier League|
|2008/2009||Sat 16 May||Tottenham H.||2 - 1||Man. City||Premier League|
|2008/2009||Sun 09 Nov||Man. City||1 - 2||Tottenham H.||Premier League|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Manchester City are showing reasonable home form, having won four and lost two from the last six played. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 11 goals for the Sky Blues, with 4 goals against.
Tottenham Hotspur's away form is equally impressive, tasting just one defeat in their last six, and picking up four good wins. Those games have seen the Spurs pummel 14 goals, and let in 5.
Manchester City are leading the way in the Barclays Premier League, with their 21 games giving them a return of 51 points.
Tottenham Hotspur's total of 46 points from their 21 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Barclays Premier League.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Sky Blues go into their game against Tottenham Hotspur in confident mood, but FootyMad sees them coming down to earth, with the visitors narrowly taking all three points. Away win
|Manchester City||Been beaten in each of their previous 2 home matches.
Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Not drawn a match in their last 5 .
|Tottenham Hotspur||Undefeated in last 3 away games.
10 games since last defeat.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here