Date: 2nd October 2009 at 3:40pm
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Blimey, Lawro has sat on the fence this week saying he thinks the Villa v Man City game will be a 1-1 draw.

Can’t see it myself, we are either winning or losing and Man City seem to have some goals in them, so I am not convinced it will be a stalemate and I really have no idea which way it will go!

Lawro told the BBC site:

‘You just feel that Manchester City are starting to play with a little bit of a swagger. Roque Santa Cruz is fit, Michael Johnson is playing again and when Robinho is back there will be real competition for places.’

On Villa he added: ‘Aston Villa, generally, have been getting good results without playing well but they were unlucky against Blackburn last week, even if they didn’t really play well enough to win the game.’

Why were we unlucky? I assume he didn’t see the game as that wasn’t the impression I was given by those who were there or by the Big Ron radio commentary!?

Anyway, he finishes: ‘Both teams create plenty of chances, so I’m going for another draw.’

Lawro last week said 2-1 Villa, it ended 2-1 to Blackburn.

Mystic Mug meanwhile is being a bit of a git and going for a 2-1 loss.

I’m sure Murph will be about at some point with his ever funny preview!