Sheffield Utd – Manchester City : Preview & Prediction
Sheffield United, currently second to last in the standings, is in a very bad position when it comes to facing a Manchester City team at home, 13th, which intends to invest quickly in the first half of the table. Wilder’s formation, already eliminated in the League Cup in the first round, took only 1 point out of 18 in play in the league on October 18 against Fulham (1-1). A draw followed by a loss to Liverpool (2-1) on the following day, last weekend. Already defeated at Bramall Lane against Wolverhampton (0-2) and Leeds (0-1), Sheffield United could add another setback against Manchester City. The Mancunian club is in great shape since the latter has just won easily in Marseille (3-0) this Tuesday evening on behalf of the second day of the Champions League. A deserved success that comes after 2 other victories against Arsenal (1-0) and against FC Porto (3-1) in C1 then 1 draw on the lawn of West Ham (1-1) on October 24. With already 5 points behind Everton and Liverpool, Pep Guardiola’s team must win in this poorly classified to regain a place worthy of its rank.
Sheffield United still haven’t won a game this season in the Premier League !.
Sheffield is 5 defeats in 6 league days.
Manchester City have been undefeated for 6 games (4 wins and 2 draws).
Sheffield United are 19th overall.
The Citizens had won the double confrontation last season (2-0 and 1-0).
Conclusion Sheffield United FC – Manchester City
Manchester City are set to continue their good streak by winning on the pitch of a weak Sheffield United side still chasing a first win this season.
Manchester City – Win Odds: 1.35
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70