West Ham Utd. prepare to entertain Manchester City at Boleyn Ground on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Hammers are clearly on top, winning 57.50% of the games played between the two.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Boleyn Ground was less than a year ago, in December 2006, with Man City inflicting a narrow 0-1 defeat upon the Hammers in a Premiership match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2006/2007||Sat 30 Dec||West Ham Utd.||0-1||Man City||PREM|
|2006/2007||Sat 23 Sep||Man City||2 - 0||West Ham Utd.||PREM|
|2005/2006||Sat 15 Apr||West Ham Utd.||1 - 0||Man City||PREM|
|2005/2006||Mon 20 Mar||Man City||1 - 2||West Ham Utd.||FAC|
|2005/2006||Sun 16 Oct||Man City||2 - 1||West Ham Utd.||PREM|
|2002/2003||Sun 27 Apr||Man City||0 - 1||West Ham Utd.||PREM|
|2002/2003||Sat 21 Sep||West Ham Utd.||0 - 0||Man City||PREM|
Recent respective form guides
West Ham United have had an average home run of late, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. A generous 10 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.
The Sky Blues have had a decent run of form away from home recently, coming away with three points on 3 occasions, but drawing 1 and losing 2. The Sky Blues's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 9 goals for and 7 against.
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|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
|West Ham Utd.||6||4||0||2||9||8||12|
FootyMad's prediction ...
Its a close one to call, but I think that Hammers's reasonable showing at home is going to see them scrape past Man City. Home Win
|West Ham Utd.||9 games since last home draw.|
Won their latest 4 matches.
Not drawn a match in their last 15 .
|Man City||Not won in previous 3 away matches.|
An overall losing run of 3 games.
No win in the 6 most recent games.