FootyMAD's Liverpool match preview

Last updated : 03 May 2008 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Liverpool v Manchester City fixture

Man. City face a trip to Liverpool at Anfield on Sunday afternoon, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Sky Blues will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 46 and win only 14 of the 76 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in November 2006, the Reds carving out a narrow 1 - 0 victory in a Premiership match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2007/2008Sun 30 DecMan. City0 - 0LiverpoolPREM
2006/2007Sat 14 AprMan. City0 - 0LiverpoolPREM
2006/2007Sat 25 NovLiverpool1 - 0Man. CityPREM
2005/2006Sun 26 FebLiverpool1 - 0Man. CityPREM
2005/2006Sat 26 NovMan. City0 - 1LiverpoolPREM
2004/2005Sat 09 AprMan. City1 - 0LiverpoolPREM
2004/2005Sat 21 AugLiverpool2 - 1Man. CityPREM

Recent respective form guides

Liverpool are unbeaten in their last six home games, winning five of them, and drawing the other one. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 14 goals for the Reds, with 5 goals against.

Man. City have an average recent record on the road, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. The Sky Blues's have scored 6 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 8.

Liverpool sit in a healthy 4th in the league, and have picked up 70 points from their 36 games. Man. City's 55 points from 36 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 9th position.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Man. City62138107

FootyMad's prediction ...

Man. City have an average recent record on the road, and this could be the reason why Liverpool may poach a narrow victory, according to the Madmen. Home win

Sequence statistics:
Liverpool Unbeaten in the last 9 home games.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
Man. City Last drawn game 6 outings ago.