– Premier League
start: 21:00 (GMT+1)
months ago just at the beginning of the current football season the
new teams of José Mourinho and Josep Guardiola were waiting for two
main table positions at EPL. And two calendar meetings of these clubs
from Manchester were called English El Clàssic hinting at recent
struggle of two coaches of Real Madrid and Barcelona.
teams are really struggling but not for the champions’ title but
for the 4th
final position. And now in the forthcoming 174 derby in their history
(+50=51-72) the cost of 3 points is extremely high both for hosts and
position of the leaders
– 75 (32), Tottenham – 71 (32), Liverpool – 66 (34), Manchester
City – 64 (32), MU – 63 (32), Everton – 58 (34), Arsenal – 57
great satisfaction of the fans of English football we are now facing
very interesting ending of calendar season.
is clear that Chelsea and Tottenham will continue their struggle for
the champions’ title. But here is the question: who will take the
and the 4th
lines? After the fiasco of Liverpool during the home match with
Crystal Palace (1:2) two main challengers for two left vacant berths
became two football clubs from Manchester. As both City and United
while compared with the team of Jürgen Klopp have two more matches
all attention is paid at Manchester arena Etihad Stadium:
30, 2012 – 1:0 (Kompany);
9, 2012 – 2:3 (Touré, Zabaleta- Rooney
2, Robin van Persie);
22, 2013 – 4:1 (Agüero 2, Touré, Nasri- Rooney);
2, 2014 – 1:0 (Agüero);
20, 2016 – 0:1 (Rashford);
squad losses of the guests
we see during 5 last calendar matches at home arena football players
of MU were celebrating success for 2 times. But this time it won’t
be easy for the team of José Mourinho to win due to obvious lack of
has lost Zlatan Ibrahimović during the match with Anderlecht. The
injury is so serious that surgical intervention is necessary. The
football player is on his way to Pittsburgh where he will wait for an
operation in the clinic of famous American surgeon Freddie Fu. It is
quite possible that the famous goal scorer would be able to play only
in January 2018.
Zlatan Ibrahimović the coaches can’t rely on such football players
as Juan Mata, Paul Pogba, Christopher Smalling, Philip Jones, Antonio
Valencia – the quintet of football players from first XI.
the losses of the hosts of Etihad Stadium are minimal and all key
players headed by Vincent Kompany, Yaya Touré, David Silva, Kevin De
Bruyne, Sergio Leonel Agüero are at the disposal of Josep Guardiola.
And of course, the bet on City to win is obvious in this situation.
City – 1,90, draw – 3,75, Manchester United – 4,20;
Manchester City to win – odds 1,91 Bet365