8th May – 18:30, Etihad Stadium, Manchester
Manchester City will host Chelsea in the Premier League 35th round on Saturday evening. The home side looks forward to sealing the title while the visitors fight for a place in the top four.
Manchester City vs Chelsea Match Preview & Team News
The hosts head to this game after booking a place in their first-ever Champions League finals. They managed to beat PSG in the second leg clash as well, and with a 4:1 aggregate win, book an encounter in the all-English finals against their upcoming rivals. Pep Guardiola’s side has been pretty dominant in the semi-finals tie, remaining in control of the game at Etihad Stadium. Phil Foden and the lads are very disciplined, as the Citizens conceded just once in the previous four games in all competitions. Manchester City is 13 points ahead of their local rivals United, and with potential three points from this match, they may secure the title. The hosts are full of confidence, and they want to continue their positive streak.
Chelsea was also successful in the Champions League semi-finals, beating Real Madrid with a 3:1 aggregate win. After a 1:1 draw in Spain, Thomas Tuchel’s side secured a 2:0 home win last Wednesday. After the German head coach took over the bench, the Blues play much more disciplined, although they haven’t been very clinical in front of the oppositions’ net. Chelsea sits in 4th place, and the away side wants to secure another Champions League ticket, regardless of the result in this edition’s finals. They are three points ahead of West Ham United, and the visitors missed the chance to win just once in the previous four Premier League rounds. They have been excellent on the road lately, and their unbeatable streak at the away grounds stretches to the last 11 games. Chelsea needs to fight for a positive result at Etihad Stadium to remain in the top four after this weekend.
Full-Time Winner Odds & Prediction
Both sides head to this game full of confidence after their continental successes. We believe the visitors might remain undefeated, as this game is much more significant to them. Therefore, we will back Chelsea to pick up at least a point from this encounter.
Goals Market Prediction
Although both sides have been pretty tight in the back recently, we might see a bit more open clash this time. It means that both sides should be able to find the back of the net at least once in the game. The odds are pretty generous, so it’s worth a try.
Manchester City vs Chelsea
Chelsea AH +0.5 @ 1.95 – Click here to place a bet now!
BTTS Yes @ 2.00 – Click here to place a bet now!
Correct score 2:2 @ 19.00 – Click here to place a bet now!
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