FM Preview: West Bromwich Albion v Manchester United 14 Aug 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Saturday, 13th August 2011
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between West Bromwich Albion and Manchester United at 16:00 on 14th August 2011 in the Premier League.
History of the West Bromwich Albion v Manchester United fixture
West Bromwich Albion prepare to entertain Manchester United at The Hawthorns on Sunday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 59 games played, The Baggies have recorded 28 wins, and Manchester United have come away with 18 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at The Hawthorns was less than a year ago, in January 2011, with Manchester United inflicting a narrow 1-2 defeat upon the The Baggies in a Premier League match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2010/2011||Sat 01 Jan||West Brom.||1-2||Man. Utd.||Premier League|
|2010/2011||Sat 16 Oct||Man. Utd.||2 - 2||West Brom.||Premier League|
|2008/2009||Tue 27 Jan||West Brom.||0 - 5||Man. Utd.||Premier League|
|2008/2009||Sat 18 Oct||Man. Utd.||4 - 0||West Brom.||Premier League|
|2005/2006||Sat 18 Mar||West Brom.||1 - 2||Man. Utd.||Premiership|
|2005/2006||Mon 26 Dec||Man. Utd.||3 - 0||West Brom.||Premiership|
|2005/2006||Wed 30 Nov||Man. Utd.||3 - 1||West Brom.||League Cup|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
West Bromwich Albion 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, 9 to 8.
The Red Devils have had a decent run of form away from home recently, with 3 victories and just 1 loss from the last six. The games have constituted a decent return of 8 goals for the Red Devils, and 5 goals against.
Current overall team form
|West Bromwich Albion||6||2||2||2||10||12||8|
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Nothing seems to be going right for the The Baggies at home recently, and we can see no immediate turn around in fortunes as the Red Devils come away with an easy victory. Away win
|West Bromwich Albion||5 games since last home draw.
|Manchester United||Not won in previous 3 away matches.
Last drawn game 4 outings ago.
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