Manchester City vs Chelsea Prediction, Betting Tips and Preview
A true spectacle awaits the football fans this Sunday, as Manchester City host Chelsea at the Etihad Stadium. Two teams from the top-four group will battle it out for the precious three points in a game that could heavily influence the champion of the Premier League.
Manchester City are placed first in the league with sixty-two points and a positive goal difference of +48. So far in the season, they have gotten twenty wins, two losses, and four draws. Currently, they are on a two-game winning streak. After the triumph against Arsenal, they went on to do the same against Everton in the most recent round. They won by the score of 0-2 with goals from Laporte and Jesus. Laporte scored in the stoppage time of the first half and Jesus did the same in the stoppage time of the second half. It is worth noting that despite being first at the table, they did play a game more than their biggest rivals in the title race, Liverpool.
Chelsea hold the fourth spot in the league standings with fifty points from fifteen wins, five draws, and five losses. In the previous round, they ended their two-game losing streak when they defeated Huddersfield by the score of 5-0. Higuain and Hazard scored two goals each and in the closing minutes of the encounter, David Luiz managed to get his name on the score-sheet. The Blues had an impressive performance and with it further cemented Huddersfield's position at the table.
When it comes to the previous matches between the two clubs, Manchester City have been somewhat better having won three as opposed to Chelsea’s two wins. At home, against Chelsea, City have a record of three wins, a draw, and a single loss. If Chelsea get a win or a draw, they will end Manchester City’s six-game winning streak at the Etihad Stadium.
Manchester City have several missing players for the match against Blues. Claudio Bravo, Vincent Kompany and Benjamin Mendy are injured and they will not play on the match. All other players are available to play and they are highly motivated for the match.
On the other side Chelsea don't have many missing players for this derby. Callum Hudson-Odoi and Gary Cahill are not fully fit and they are doubtful for the match. All other players are fully fit and ready to play.
Possible starting lineups
Manchester City: Ederson; Laporte, Otamendi, Stones, Walker; Silva, Fernandinho, De Bruyne; Sane, Aguero, Sterling
Chelsea: Arrizabalaga; Azpilicueta, Rudiger, Luiz, Alonso; Kante, Jorginho, Barkley; Willian, Higuain, Hazard
Manchester City vs Chelsea Prediction
What a great football match to watch and a perfect one to bet on. Both teams play very well and we will enjoy in an interesting and exciting football game with lots of scoring chances and goals. The Citizens like to play offensive football and City have scored at least 2 goals in their last 14 home matches in the Premier League. They play very well, especially when play in front of their fans and have a good records at home. Man City have won 13 of their last 14 home matches. On the other side Chelsea are also in top form and they are fourth placed team in the Premier League. They have eight points less then City and the Blues are highly motivated to score and to collect some points.
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