FootyMAD's Tottenham Hotspur match preview
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Saturday, 15th March 2008
FootyMad attempt to assist you with their form guide as Manchester City take on Tottenham Hotspur in a Premier League match on Sunday, 16th March 2008 at 16:00.
Man. 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 67 games played, Sky Blues have recorded 33 wins, and Tottenham H. have come away with 19 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at City of Manchester Stadium was earlier this season, as the visitors ran out cosy 0-2 winners in a League Cup match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2007/2008||Tue 18 Dec||Man. City||0-2||Tottenham H.||LGEC|
|2007/2008||Sun 09 Dec||Tottenham H.||2 - 1||Man. City||PREM|
|2006/2007||Sun 13 May||Tottenham H.||2 - 1||Man. City||PREM|
|2006/2007||Sun 17 Dec||Man. City||1 - 2||Tottenham H.||PREM|
|2005/2006||Sat 08 Apr||Tottenham H.||2 - 1||Man. City||PREM|
|2005/2006||Wed 04 Jan||Man. City||0 - 2||Tottenham H.||PREM|
|2004/2005||Sat 19 Mar||Tottenham H.||2 - 1||Man. City||PREM|
Recent respective form guides
Manchester City have only collected 1 win and 3 draws from the last six home games played. Sky Blues have conceded a disappointing 6 goals in this period, and managed to convert only 3 of their own chances.
Tottenham H.'s away form is none too clever either, coming away with three points on 3 occasions, but drawing 1 and losing 2. A generous 8 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.
Man. City's 45 points from 29 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 9th position. Tottenham H. see themselves just below half way in the Barclays Premier League, showing a record of 35 points from their 28 games played so far,
For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here
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FootyMad's prediction ...
These are testing times at City of Manchester Stadium for the Sky Blues and the Madmen are unable to see past Tottenham H. claiming victory in a close match.
|Man. City||Failed to win in previous 4 home matches.|
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
|Tottenham H.||5 games since last away draw.|
Last drawn game 6 outings ago.