History of the Manchester City v West Ham United fixture
West Ham United face a trip to Manchester City at Eastlands at lunchtime on Saturday, and have come away with little in previous meetings, having been beaten a depressing 30 out of 46 times.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Eastlands was 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 ...
FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Sky Blues, as the Hammers have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. 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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