History of the Manchester City v West Ham United fixture
Manchester City prepare to entertain West Ham United at Eastlands at lunchtime on Saturday, with high hopes of improving on their excellent record against the opposition, having chalked up an impressive 30 wins out of 46 previous matches.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Eastlands was two seasons ago, in May 2011, the Sky Blues carving out a narrow 2-1 victory in a Premier League match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2012/2013||Sat 03 Nov||West Ham Utd.||0 - 0||Man. City||Premier League|
|2010/2011||Sun 01 May||Man. City||2-1||West Ham Utd.||Premier League|
|2010/2011||Sat 11 Dec||West Ham Utd.||1 - 3||Man. City||Premier League|
|2009/2010||Sun 09 May||West Ham Utd.||1 - 1||Man. City||Premier League|
|2009/2010||Mon 28 Sep||Man. City||3 - 1||West Ham Utd.||Premier League|
|2008/2009||Sun 01 Mar||West Ham Utd.||1 - 0||Man. City||Premier League|
|2008/2009||Sun 24 Aug||Man. City||3 - 0||West Ham Utd.||Premier League|
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Recent respective form guides
Manchester City are unbeaten in their last six home games, winning five of them, and drawing the other one. In this time, Sky Blues have rattled up an impressive 15 goals, and conceded 2.
In complete contrast to Manchester City, West Ham United are having a torrid time on their travels, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While the Hammers have hit 4 goals, 8 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Manchester City's total of 68 points from their 33 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Barclays Premier League.
West Ham United's 42 points from 34 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 10th position.
Current overall team form
|West Ham United||6||2||3||1||8||6||9|
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Manchester City may be coming up against a decent side in West Ham United, but we do believe that its going to result in a narrow home win for the Sky Blues. Home Win
|Manchester City||Won 4 successive home games.
5 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 9 .
|West Ham United||Previous 2 away games have finished all-square.
Not won in previous 3 away matches.
6 games since last defeat.
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