On Saturday at the Premier League match in Selhurst Park, the home team of Crystal Palace is preparing for a visit to Manchester City.
All our predictions, statistics and user poll results for Crystal Palace – Manchester City are shown below, as well as the best betting odds.
Crystal Palace will look to improve their performance following a 2-1 defeat in the Premier League in their previous game against Leicester City.
In this match, Crystal Palace had 33% possession and scored 4 goals on goal, 2 of which were on target. The only player on the Crystal Palace protocol was Wilfried Zaha (12 ‘). Leicester City have made 13 shots on target, 5 of which were on target. Timothy Castagne (50 ‘) and Kelechi Iheanacho (80’) scored for Leicester City.
Roy Hodgson’s Crystal Palace have scored 5 times in the last 6 appearances. On the other hand, the number of goals he scored in the same games is 11. In participating in this competition, Crystal Palace have not defeated Manchester City in their previous 4 league matches.
Team news: Crystal Palace
James Tomkins (Illinois), James MacArthur (Knock), Nathan Ferguson (hamstring injury) and Mamadou Sako (Knock) will not be able to play for Palace manager Roy Hodgson.
Manchester City will enter the meeting following a 1-2 UEFA Champions League victory overshadowed by Paris Saint-Germain in their previous match.
In this match, Manchester City had 60% possession and had 11 attempts with 6 shots on target. Kevin De Bruyne (64 ’) and Riyad Marez (71’) scored for Manchester City. Paris Saint-Germain made 10 shots on goal, 4 were on target. Marquinhos (15 ‘) scored for Paris Saint-Germain. The numbers speak for themselves and Manchester City have scored in 5 of their last 6 games, conceding a total of 6 goals.From a security standpoint, The Citizens has some weaknesses that need to be addressed. It will be interesting to see if this trend continues here.
Looking at the pre-match facts, Manchester City:
- Haven’t lost to Crystal Palace when played away from home in their last 5 league games. The fans at the party certainly had something to cheer up.
- Unbeaten in their last 11 away league games. What a good run they did.
Team news: Manchester City
Of the broadly accessible group, only the lonely question of fitness should worry Manchester City gaffer Pep Guardiola. Philip Sandler (ankle surgery) will not work.
Face to face
An analysis of their past face-to-face encounters since 31 December 2017 shows us that Crystal Palace won 1 of them and Manchester City won 3, with 2 draws. In total, 19 goals were scored between them in these games, of which 6 were from The Eagles and 13 were for The Citizens. This gives an average number of goals per game of 3.17.
The previous league match with these teams was the 19th day of the Premier League match on 17/01/2021, when the final score was Manchester City 4-0 Crystal Palace.
In that match, Manchester City realized 72% of the ball and 13 shots on goal with 6 shots on target. Goals were scored by John Stones (26 minutes, 68 minutes), Ilkay Gundogan (56 minutes) and Raheem Sterling (88 minutes). For its rival, Crystal Palace scored 2 shots on goal with 0 shots. The match was judged by Lee Mason.
Manchester City are likely to have the majority of the goals and should turn some of their chances into goals.
On the contrary, it can be challenging for Crystal Palace to score a goal for themselves, although we think it is very likely that they will score too.
So we expect a comfortable 1-3 difference for Manchester City at the end of the match.
What are the best odds for this match?
Having checked the latest odds for this match at 1xBet, we can say that the victory of Crystal Palace is available for 10/1, the bet on a tie is 17/4, and the choice of the winner in favor of Manchester City is 9/25. These are the highest prices currently offered.
The prediction for the match is provided by the experts of the site https://footballpredictions.net/.