Manchester City vs Tottenham: Preview and Prediction

Manchester City vs Tottenham: Preview, Prediction and Betting Tips-21st January 2017

Manchester City vs Tottenham
England Premier League
Date: Saturday, 21st January 2017
Kick-off at 15:00 UK/ 16:00 CET
Venue: Selhurst Park, London.

Manchester City will be involved in another tough contest as they welcome Tottenham Hotspur to Etihad Stadium on Saturday night.

The Citizens have gradually slid out of the top for and are now resting on 5th spot with 42 points, 2 points above their city rivals Manchester United.

Pep Guardiola and his men were humiliated at Goodison Park last Sunday as they conceded as much as 4 goals without a single reply. They will aim to avoid another defeat as that may take them to 6th position below their arch rivals Manchester United.

Meanwhile, High flying Tottenham will enter the game from a run of 6-game winning streak which includes a win over Conte’s Chelsea. Their last defeat was against Manchester United in December and they have been stronger since then.

Spurs have scored at least 2 goals in their last 6 games and have kept clean sheets in their last 3 games in all competitions. They are 7 points below the leaders Chelsea and needs a win to reduce the gap should Chelsea fail to win.

Manchester City vs Tottenham: Head to Head Statistics

  • Tottenham have been the better side in their last 3 meetings as they have won their last 3 games against Manchester City.
  • Spurs have also scored at least 2 goals in their last 3 games against Manchester City.
  • At Etihad Stadium, City have won 34 games over Spurs, they have drawn 14 and lost 18 to Spurs.

Manchester City vs Tottenham: Prediction

The game would be a tough and entertaining one with no clear favourites and could go either way.

Most games between this two sides have yielded a lot of goals and this won’t be an exception as we expect at least 3 goals in the game. Also we expect both teams to get on the score sheet and perhaps a hard fought win from the Spurs.

Manchester City vs Tottenham: Bet Tips

Both teams to score at 1.64 (20/31)
Over 2.5 goals at 1.71 (5/7).

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