Man City are ready to welcome Norwich City to City of Manchester Stadium on Monday evening, with high hopes of improving on their excellent record against the opposition, having chalked up an impressive 20 wins out of 29 previous matches.
The previous match played between the two at City of Manchester Stadium was within the last three years, in January 2002, with Man City running out comfortable 3-1 winners in a League Division One match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2001/2002||Sun 13 Jan||Man City||3-1||Norwich City||CHMP|
|2001/2002||Sat 18 Aug||Norwich City||2 - 0||Man City||CHMP|
|1999/2000||Sat 12 Feb||Man City||3 - 1||Norwich City||CHMP|
|1999/2000||Tue 28 Sep||Norwich City||1 - 0||Man City||CHMP|
|1997/1998||Sat 07 Feb||Norwich City||0 - 0||Man City||CHMP|
|1997/1998||Sat 20 Sep||Man City||1 - 2||Norwich City||CHMP|
|1996/1997||Fri 25 Apr||Norwich City||0 - 0||Man City||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
Manchester City have had an average home run of late, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 13 goals for the Sky Blues, with 5 goals against.
The away form of Norwich City is pretty dire, attaining just 3 draws from the previous six away games. While the Canaries have hit 4 goals, 9 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Man City see themselves just below half way in the Barclays Premiership, showing a record of 11 points from their 10 games played so far, Norwich City find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 10 games have yielded only 6 points.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Its a close one to call, but I think that Sky Blues's reasonable showing at home is going to see them scrape past Norwich City. Home Win
|Man City||7 games since last home draw.|
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
|Norwich City||Not won in previous 6 away matches.|
An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 5 most recent games.