Tottenham vs Man City Predictions and Betting Tips
Premier League fans will certainly be treated to a proper football game this weekend as two English giants go at it. This game is scheduled to feature at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium as Spurs host Man City. Who grabs the three points on show this weekend?
Mourinho and Guardiola, once again, renew their acquaintance this weekend in a matchup that has always proved to be nothing but exciting. In their most recent meeting, Jose led Spurs to their first league victory over the Cityzens. Bergwijn, with his debut goal, scored the opener while Son rounded up the scoring as they ran out 2-0 winners.
Spurs looking like title contenders
Spurs have been amazing with regards to their league form this season. They're in second place after eight league games played, just one point behind league leaders Leicester City. Their deadly attacking duo in persons of Kane and Son look unplayable at the moment, netting 15 of their team's 19 goals scored in the league. As such, the Spurs faithful will certainly hope hey can keep this terrific form going.
They needed just a solitary goal in their most recent game against West Brom. With just two minutes of play left, Kane netted his seventh goal of the season, securing his side's 5th win of the season.
Under-whelming City look to get back to winning ways
Man City, uncharacteristically find themselves in 10th place after seven games played. They haven't been at their sparkling best in the league averaging 1.43 goals per game. Although it's a different case in the UCL, the City fans will certainly hope they pick up form in the league starting in London this weekend.
Pep entertained another Arch-nemesis in Klopp in their most recent game against the Reds of Merseyside. Mo Salah had initially fired the defending champions in front via a well-taken penalty. Jesus, showed the City fans exactly what they have been missing as he netted a fine striker's goal on his return from injury. The Cityzens were awarded a penalty just three minutes from the halftime break but the huge opportunity was fluffed by De Bruyne as he dragged his kick wide. With no goals in the second half, both sides took home a single point in a highly-exciting encounter.
Tottenham vs Man City Team News
Ake picked up a thigh injury during the international break and is ruled out for this game. Aguero, on the other hand, is rated doubtful for this one. With regards to the hosts, Bergwijn, Lamela, Doherty, and Ndombele are all ruled out.
Tottenham possible starting XI:
Lloris; Reguillon, Dier, Alderweireld, Aurier; Sissoko, Hojberg, Lo Celso; Son, Bale, Kane
Man City possible starting XI:
Ederson; Cancelo, Dias, Laporte, Walker; Rodri, De Bruyne, Gundogan, Sterling, Ferran, Jesus
Tottenham vs Man City Prediction: 1-2
This is certainly a tough game to prediction given the talent possessed by both sides. However, City has looked solid at the back and with a number of attacking players making a return to the fold, we believe they would secure all three points.