MX23RW : Thursday, October 29 11:32:19| >> :120:7179:7179:
Oct 17, 2020 at 5.30pm UK at Etihad Stadium
Man CityManchester City
1-0
ArsenalArsenal
Sterling (23')
Rodri (14'), Cancelo (63'), Dias (68'), Ake (84')
FT(HT: 1-0)

Partey (90+4')

Arsenal looking to avoid 43-year-old record against Manchester City

Arsenal looking to avoid 43-year-old record against Man City
© Reuters
Arsenal will be looking to avoid setting a new record-losing streak against one opponent when facing Manchester City at the Etihad Stadium on Saturday evening.

Arsenal head into their Premier League fixture with Manchester City on Saturday evening holding a five-point advantage over their hosts in the standings.

Although the home side have a game in hand on the Gunners, the North Londoners can put significant distance between them in the table with maximum points.

However, Arsenal have lost their last six Premier League meetings with Man City, shipping three goals in five of those six games.

Mikel Arteta's side must avoid defeat in the North-West to avoid equalling their longest losing streak against one opponent in the league, a record which was set with seven successive setbacks versus Ipswich Town between 1974 and 1977.

Arsenal's only away victory against City in their last nine attempts came in January 2015 with Santi Cazorla and Olivier Giroud getting on the scoresheet in a 2-0 victory.

Nevertheless, Arsenal did emerge victorious in the most recent competitive fixture between the two sides, which was their FA Cup semi-final in July.

ID:418694:cQx

Click here for more stories about Mikel Arteta

Click here for more stories about Arsenal

Share this article now:
Did you know...?
Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta pictured on September 19, 2020
Read Next:
Mikel Arteta coy over whether Thomas Partey will make debut against Man City
>
Latest Sports Video
Sports Mole Logo
Enter your email address to subscribe to Sports Mole's free match previews newsletter! Updates are sent twice a week.

rhs 2.0
Todays Game Header Right
Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Everton6411149513
2Liverpool64111514113
3Aston Villa5401125712
4Leicester CityLeicester6402138512
5Tottenham HotspurSpurs6321168811
6Leeds UnitedLeeds6312129310
7Southampton6312109110
8Crystal Palace631289-110
9Wolverhampton WanderersWolves631268-210
10Chelsea623113949
11Arsenal63038719
12West Ham UnitedWest Ham622212848
13Manchester CityMan City52218808
14Newcastle UnitedNewcastle6222810-28
15Manchester UnitedMan Utd5212912-37
16Brighton & Hove AlbionBrighton61231012-25
17West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom6033614-83
18Burnley501439-61
19Sheffield UnitedSheff Utd601539-61
20Fulham6015514-91

Subscribe to our Newsletter


Transfer Talk Daily
Match previews - twice weekly
Morning Briefing (7am UTC)
Ultra close-up image of Kevin De Bruyne [NOT FOR USE IN ARTICLES]Get the latest transfer news, match previews and news direct to your inbox!