Norwich City vs Man City Predictions and Betting Odds: Man City 5: Norwich 0
Defending champions Manchester City did not had a good start to their Premier League 2021-22 campaign. Despite dominating from very start of the match against Tottenham Hotspurs, Manchester City lost the match thanks to 55th minute goal by Son Heung-min. By the time final whistle was blown City had 66% ball possession and 4 shots on target but they failed to find the nets.
This Saturday afternoon Manchester City will be up against Norwich City for their 2nd match of this EPL season. Norwich City is coming off a defeat at the hands of Liverpool. They conceded 3 goals in the match and were of no match to Liverpool’s offense as well defense. In all they had only 3 shots on target as compared Liverpool’s 8 shots on target in the match.
The two teams will be up against each other at Etihad Stadium. City will have an home advantage going in the match.
Norwich City vs Man City Predictions and Betting Odds: Predicted Winner
Manchester City will be taking on away team Norwich City at Etihad Stadium on Saturday.
Considering the stats of the last match of both the teams in consideration as well as considering the head-to-head stats between the two teams, Manchester City has an advantage over the Norwich City. The host will be looking to cash in on their home advantage.
|Manchester City||Norwich City||Predicted Winner|
|Smarkets||Win Probability: 88.5%||Win Probability: 3.12%||Man City|
|Footballpredictions.net||Predicted Goals: 3||Predicted Goals: 1||Man City|
|Betting Expert||Odds: 1.11||Odds: 29.0||Man City|
Norwich City vs Man City Predictions and Betting Odds: Injury Updates and Pre-match Videos
- Manchester City midfielder Ilkay Gundogan has trained as normal this week.
- Sergio Aguero is out due to knee injury
- Claudio Bravo is doubtful due to muscular injury
Norwich City vs Man City Predictions and Betting Odds: Opinions
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Norwich City vs Man City Predictions and Betting Odds: Offensive and Defensive Stats
Manchester City Predicted Line Up
Attack: Raheem Sterling, Ferran Torres and Riyad Mehrez
Midfield: Jack Grealish, Fernandinho and Ilkay Gundogan
Defence: Benjamin Mendy, Nathan Ake, Ruben Dias and Joao Cancelo
Norwich City Predicted Line Up
Attack: Todd Cantwell, Teemu Pukki and Milot Rashica
Midfield: Pierre Lees-Melou, Billy Gilmour and Lukas Rupp
Defence: Max Aarons, Grant Hanley, Ben Gibson and Dimitris Giannoulis
|Manchester City||Norwich City||Advantage|
|Attack||6.70||6.65||Advantage Man City|
|Midfield||7.07||7.17||Advantage Norwich City|
|Defence||7.0||6.95||Advantage Man City|
The likes of Raheem Sterling, Ferran Torres and Riyad Mahrez will be taking care of City’s attack. Sterling was rated 6.5 in last match. He had 83% passing accuracy with 47.0 touches.
Riyad Mahrez in his 79 minutes stint in last match missed a chance to score. His rating in the match was 6.7. Ferran Torres too was rated 6.7 in last match.
Todd Cantwell, Teemu Pukki and Milot Rashica will be part of Norwich’s starting attack. Teemu Pukki was rated 6.6 in last match while Todd Cantwell has 7.2 rating in match against Liverpool. Milot Rashica was rated 6.5.
In midfield the trio of Jack Grealish, Fernandinho and Ilkay Gundogan are expected to be part of starting line up. Grealish had 7.5 rating in match against Tottenham while Fernandinho 78% passing accuracy was rated 6.5 in last match.
For Norwich City Pierre Lees-Melou, Billy Gilmour and Lukas Rupp will be responsible to support both attack as well as defence on Saturday. Together they were rated 7.1 in last game against Liverpool.
In defence Benjamin Mendy, Nathan Ake, Ruben Dias and Joao Cancelo were highly impressive and they will be looking forward to continue their impressive form even against Norwich City. Together they maintained a rating of 7.07 against the Spurs.
Max Aarons, Grant Hanley, Ben Gibson and Dimitris Giannoulis are expected to start for Norwich City in defence on Saturday.
Norwich City vs Man City Predictions and Betting Odds: H2H analysis and videos
Manchester City have maintained an impressive head-to-head stats against the Norwich City. As of now there has been 70 head-to-head matches between the two teams. Manchester City have won 37 games while Norwich City have been successful in only 10 games against the Norwich City.
In last five matches between the two teams, Manchester City have won 3 match while Norwich City have won only 1 game. One game between the two teams ended in draw.
Video of 2019 Match between Man City and Norwich, Norwich won 3-2
Video of 2020 Match between Man City and Norwich, City won 5-0
Norwich City vs Man City Predictions and Betting Odds: Latest Team News
Norwich vs Man City Predictions and Betting Odds: Match Details
Scheduled Date and Time: Saturday 21st August, 3:00PM GMT
Host Team: Manchester City