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Manchester City vs Bristol City Preview and Prediction

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Manchester City vs Bristol City Preview and Prediction:

 Competition Carabao Cup
Start Date 9 Jan 2018 – 19:45 GMT
Venue Etihad Stadium
 Referee Anthony Taylor

bristol city’s praise for knocking efl cup holders manchester united out of the competition is a semi-final last tie against top of the Premier league leaders manchester City.

lee johnson’s championship side had knocked out watford, stoke and crystal palace earlier than jose mourinho’s united became their fourth top-flight scalp – a record for the competition.

the robins’ ultimate-gasp 2-1 win towards the red devils has set them up for a 2-legged semi-final last in opposition to pep guardiola’s city, who remain unbeaten in domestic competition.

HEAD TO HEAD 

Manchester City Matches Win Draw Lose
Overall 14 6 1 7
Home 7 4 0 3
Away 7 2 1 4
Bristol City Matches Win Draw Lose
Overall 14 5 1 8
Home 7 2 0 5
Away 7 3 1 3

 

TEAM NEWS

 Manchester City

david silva flew again to spain on saturday evening for family reasons and it is unsure whether or not he will return to play in tuesday’s league cup semi final.
sergio aguero appeared to pick out up a knee problem in saturday’s 4-1 win over burnley within the fa cup but is expected to get better in time to feature right here.
it stays to be visible whether or not pep guardiola will permit claudio bravo to preserve in goal now metropolis are in the semi finals.
benjamin mendy, vincent kompany, gabriel jesus and phil foden will leave out out for the home side.

 Bristol City

lee johnson is predicted to name the identical xi that beat manchester united inside the final round of the league cup.
korey smith got here off at 1/2-time against watford on saturday and is an early doubt for tuesday’s match against manchester city.
the robins may also be with out six different players for the first leg.

RECENT FORMS

  TEAM FORM
   Manchester City W W W D W W
  Bristol City W D W L L L

 

MISSING PLAYERS

 Manchester City

Player   Status
Benjamin Mendy   Out
Vincent Kompany   Out
Gabriel Jesus   Out
Phil Foden   Out
Sergio Agüero   Doubtful

Bristol City

Player   Status
Gary O’Neil   Out
Jens Hegeler   Out
Famara Diedhiou   Out
Eros Pisano   Out
Callum O’Dowda   Out
Ivan Lucic   Out
Korey Smith   Doubtful

Expected Lineups Manchester City vs Bristol City

 Manchester City

Bristol City

Prediction

Manchester City have scored 4+ goals in 38% in their home matches this season, which does no longer bode properly for bristol city.
since getting rid of manchester united, bristol city have most effective won one of the ensuing 5 matches and have lost each of their last 3.

Prediction: 2-1
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