Manchester City host West Bromwich Albion on Saturday evening as they look to stay in the top four spot. The Citizens are 4th in the Premier League and they are just a point above Manchester United, who are at 5th. Pellegrini and co, will be hoping for a home win to stay above their local rivals.
West Bromwich Albion having gone two games without a win will be also desperate for all three points stay ahead of Everton.
Manchester City lost 4 of their last 7 league games, with 2 wins and a draw. They have also failed to score in three of those.
At home, the Citizens lost in 3 of their last 4 games, their only win coming against a poor Aston Villa, while lost to strong teams in the league Leicester City, Tottenham and Manchester United.
West Brom have lost just 1 out of their last 6 Premier League games. And they are are unbeaten in their last three away games after winning one and drawing in two of them. However, the win at Everton on 13th February is their only win in 10 away games in the Premier League, with 5 draws and 4 defeats.
Manchester City: Team News
Manchester city will be without Yaya toure, Vincent Kompany and Raheem Sterling as they are on injury. Delph and Zabaleta could be in contestion for a place in the starting line-up following the 2-2 draw in Paris.
Manchester City: Predicted Line up(4-2-3-1)
Caballero – Clichy, Otamendi, Mangala, Zabaleta – Fernandinho, Delph – Silva, Navas, De Bruyne – Aguero.
West Brom: Team News
Chris Brunt will miss the clash to injury while James Morrison and Callum McManaman are yet to bet certified fit for the match.
West Brom: predicted Line Up (4-2-3-1)
Foster – Dawson, McAuley, Evans, Chester – Yacob, Sandro – Gardner, Fletcher, Berahino – Rondon.
Manchester City vs West Brom: Head-To-Head stats
- Manchester City are unbeaten in 13 Premier League meetings with West Bromwich Albion and the Citizens have won 12 and drawn 1 during the period.
- West Brom’s last win against Man City in a Premier League match came at their home in the month of December of the 2008/09 season.
Manchester City vs West Brom: Prediction
Manchester City are the favourites in this clash but the game could go either way being that Fatigue will play a big roll against Manchester City players as they are back from a Champions League game against PSG.