Man. City prepare to entertain Hull City at City of Manchester Stadium on Saturday afternoon, with high hopes of improving on their excellent record against the opposition, having chalked up an impressive 7 wins out of 10 previous matches.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at City of Manchester Stadium was less than a year ago, in December 2008, with Man. City annihilating their visitors 5-1 in a Premier League match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2008/2009||Fri 26 Dec||Man. City||5-1||Hull City||PREM|
|2008/2009||Sun 16 Nov||Hull City||2 - 2||Man. City||PREM|
|1988/1989||Sat 21 Jan||Man. City||4 - 1||Hull City||CHMP|
|1988/1989||Sat 27 Aug||Hull City||1 - 0||Man. City||CHMP|
|1987/1988||Wed 02 Mar||Man. City||2 - 0||Hull City||CHMP|
|1987/1988||Tue 29 Sep||Hull City||3 - 1||Man. City||CHMP|
|1985/1986||Wed 11 Dec||Man. City||2 - 0||Hull City||FLLM|
Recent respective form guides
Manchester City are in decent form at home, having won four and drawn two of their last six games, These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 19 goals for the Sky Blues, with 10 goals against.
In complete contrast to Man. City, Hull City are having a torrid time on their travels, collecting just 1 solitary point from the last six. While the The Tigers have hit 4 goals, 17 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Man. City's total of 21 points from their 12 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Barclays Premier League. Hull City find themselves struggling down in 15th position in the league having picked up 15 points from their 14 matches.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Its good news for Man. City fans, because, with them being in such great nick at home, I just cannot see any further than an emphatic home win for the Sky Blues. Home win
|Man. City||Unbeaten in the last 11 home games.|
Drawn each of their last 3 games.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
|Hull City||Lost each of the previous 4 away matches.|
Not won in previous 12 away matches.
4 games since last defeat.