Manchester City vs Monchengladbach Preview, Prediction and H2H Results: UCL Round of 16
Manchester City face Bundesliga side Monchengladbach in the Champions League. Alley Sport covers Manchester City vs Monchengladbach preview and insights to the European encounter.
Pep Guardiola’s rampant side face German Bundesliga strugglers Borussia Monchengladbach, a tricky test for the Citizens as they continue their quest to win their maiden UEFA Champions League. Manchester City have had disappointing exits from the competition, and are favorites to win this season’s Champions League.
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Manchester City vs Monchengladbach Preview
Manchester City are currently at the top of the English Premier League, having a comfortable 10 point lead over their city rivals Manchester United. The lead at the top comes after an extremely successful 2021 for the Sky Blues, having a record of 16 consecutives wins in all competitions- including their progress in the FA Cup as well as qualifying for the final of the EFL Cup. Manchester City were knocked out in the quarterfinals last season, and would be hoping to avoid another shock this time around.
Borussia Monchengladbach are struggling in the Bundesliga, coming into this crucial European tie with a 1-2 home loss against Mainz. They dropped down to the 8th position in the Bundesliga, and qualifying for next season’s European competitions seems like a distant dream. Winning against Manchester City would definitely be the upset of the tournament, with Monchengladbach the underdogs for this tie.
Manchester City vs Monchengladbach Preview: Prediction
Manchester City are heavy favorites to win this season’s competition, and are expected to dominate the game vs Borussia Monchengladbach. An upset will shake the foundations of the Sky Blues who are in an impressive form, extending their Champions League drought.
Manchester City vs Monchengladbach Preview: H2H Results
Manchester City have faced Borussia Monchengladbach previously in the 2016/17 Champions League group stage, where Manchester City won the game at Etihad with an emphatic 4-0 victory, courtesy of a Sergio Aguero hattrick. However, Monchengladbach managed a 1-1 draw in the game in Germany, with David Silva salvaging a point for the Citizens in a tightly fought contest.
The match kicks off at GMT 08:00 PM on Wednesday, 24th February for British viewers, and the match can be caught live on BT Sport.
For Indian viewers, the match kicks off at IST 01:30 AM on Thursday, 25th February , and can be viewed live on Sony Ten Sports Network and Sony LIV. What is your Manchester City predicted score vs Monchengladbach? Comment below
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