Arsenal prepare to entertain Manchester City at Emirates Stadium on Tuesday evening, looking to continue an impressive record. The Gunners are clearly on top, having won 50 and lost only 14 of the 81 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Emirates Stadium was just last season, in October 2005, the Gunners carving out a narrow 1-0 victory in a Premiership match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2006/2007||Sat 26 Aug||Man City||1 - 0||Arsenal||PREM|
|2005/2006||Thu 04 May||Man City||1 - 3||Arsenal||PREM|
|2005/2006||Sat 22 Oct||Arsenal||1-0||Man City||PREM|
|2004/2005||Tue 04 Jan||Arsenal||1 - 1||Man City||PREM|
|2004/2005||Wed 27 Oct||Man City||1 - 2||Arsenal||LGEC|
|2004/2005||Sat 25 Sep||Man City||0 - 1||Arsenal||PREM|
|2003/2004||Sun 01 Feb||Arsenal||2 - 1||Man City||PREM|
Recent respective form guides
Arsenal have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 7 to 5.
The Sky Blues have had a decent run of form away from home recently, picking up four victories from the last six. The games have constituted a decent return of 10 goals for the Sky Blues, and 5 goals against.
Arsenal sit in a healthy 4th in the league, and have picked up 59 points from their 33 games. Man City see themselves just below half way in the Barclays Premiership, showing a record of 41 points from their 33 games played so far,
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FootyMad's prediction ...
This is certainly an intriguing match for the Gunners, and one in which the FootyMad team are tentatively suggesting a drawn game. Score draw
|Arsenal||No sequences of note|
|Man City||3 successive away victories.|
7 games since last away draw.
6 games since last defeat.