Manchester City vs Southampton Preview, head to head results and predicted lineups
Manchester City are set to take on Southampton in a high voltage Premier League fixture on Saturday. Alley Sport is here to bring you all the updates on Manchester City vs Southampton Preview, head to head results and predicted lineups.
Manchester City vs Southampton Preview
Manchester City and Southampton will lock horns against each other on Saturday for an exciting clash. Manchester City haven’t started their season well as they would have liked but have played catch up and performed better in their last two games. Southampton are above Manchester city in the standings which is very unusual by City’s standards and Southampton will be hoping to put up some consistent performances and stay in the top five places.
Manchester City are at the 8th place in the standings with 20 points on board. They have won 5 games and lost 2 games so far in this season. They are coming off two draws in their last two premier league games against Manchester United and West Bromwich Albion respectively. It will be a tough ask for Manchester City to win this encounter with the confidence flying high in Southampton’s direction.
Southampton have been simply amazing this season and their efforts have pushed them to third place in the standings. They are below Liverpool and Tottenham with 24 points on board. They have won 7 games in 13 games they have played and lost 3 games so far this season. They are coming off a 1-1 draw against Arsenal in their last match yesterday and have lost only one game out of their last five games in the premier league.
Manchester City vs Southampton head to head results
This will be the 27th meeting between Manchester City and Southampton in which Manchester City have won 16 of those games and Southampton have won seven games while three ended in a draw. The last time these two teams met other was in July this year which yielded a 1-0 win for the Southampton side. A lot will depend on Kevin De Bruyne who will be the key to Manchester City’s success.
Manchester City vs Southampton predicted lineups
Manchester City predicted lineup
GK: Ederson; RB: Kyle Walker; CB: Ruben Dias; CB: Nathan Ake; LB: Benjamin Mendy; CDM: Rodri; CM: Kevin de Bruyne; CM: Iker Gundogan; RW: Raheem Sterling; ST: Gabriel Jesus; LW: Ferran Torres
Southampton predicted lineup
GK: Alex McCarthy; RB: Kyle-Walker Perter; RCB: Jan Bednarek; LCB: Jannik Vestergaard; LB: Ryan Bertrand; RMF: Stuart Armstrong; RCM: James Ward-Prowse; LCM: Oriol Romeu; LMF: Theo Walcott; ST: Che Adams; ST: Danny Ings
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