Man City vs Arsenal prediction: Manchester City had a big victory when welcoming rookie Norwich at home in the 2nd round. Entering 3rd round, Manchester City will continue to play at Etihad. Only having to face an Arsenal that is still not stable, it is an opportunity for Manchester City to win 3 more points.
- Match date: 11:30 a.m – 2021/08/28
- Event: Premier League
- Stage: Matchday 3rd
- Location: Etihad Stadium
MAN CITY VS ARSENAL PREDICTION: TEAM COMPARISON & TIPS
Manchester City is the team that is more appreciated for the ability to win. This will not be an easy match for the guests.
Man City’s form in the last 5 matches: W W L L W
Manchester City has not been able to have a stable form if looking at the recent matches they have attended. Specifically, counting the last 5 matches played, the total number of victories that Manchester City has is 3. But with the remaining 2 matches, the defending champion of the Premier League has to receive defeat. Surely the 60% win rate cannot satisfy the fans. In addition, the results in the English Premier League of Manchester City are not good.
At their opening match, coach Pep Guardiola’s students came as guests of Tottenham. Despite being rated higher than the opponent, Manchester City could not win points. Instead, the away team left with a 0-1 defeat. Returning to Etihad’s home ground in round 2, Manchester City crushed rookie Norwich 5-0. Thereby they won the first 3 points.
Arsenal’s form in the last 5 matches: W L L L L
Arsenal has an extremely poor performance in the English Premier League. After 2 rounds, Arsenal still could not earn a single point. Right in their opening match, the Gunners had to receive a 0-2 defeat to rookie Brentford. Recently, when facing Chelsea at the Emirates Stadium, Arsenal continued to lose 0-2.
Thus, up to now, Arsenal has experienced 4 consecutive defeats in all competitions. In which, there were 2 matches that coach Mikel Arteta’s army lost when playing a friendly match before the new season. The last time they enjoyed the joy of victory was beating Watford 4-1. With this badness, it is difficult for Arsenal to create a surprise against Man City.
Select: Man City FT.
Considering the head-to-head history between the two teams, they have experienced 183 dramatic encounters. Looking at the results of the match, Manchester City owns 52 times to make the opponent taste defeat. In the opposite direction, 89 is the number of victories belonging to Arsenal. In addition, these two teams have 42 games with a draw.
However, in recent times we have seen Arsenal’s performance go down quite a lot. Specifically, in the last 5 matches, they have lost 4 matches against Manchester City. In contrast, Arsenal only won once.
Select: Man City FT.
Over the last 5 matches at home, Manchester City has got good results. They have fired up to 15 times, equivalent to the efficiency of 3 goals/game. Besides, the defense also did a good job when conceding only 2 goals.
In contrast to Manchester City, Arsenal did not bring the desired results. The defense must receive up to 8 goals after the last 5 away matches. Therefore, the average number of goals conceded in a match is 1.6. However, the attack played better with 6 goals in hand.
With Over/Under 3.0, the last 5 home matches of Manchester City have won 3 Over times, corresponding to a rate of 60%. On the side of Arsenal, Over won twice in the last 5 away matches they attended.
Select: Under 3 FT.
Man City vs Arsenal Prediction: Manchester City 2-0 Arsenal FT (1-0 H1).
The above is information about the prediction in the 3rd match of Premier League between Man City vs Arsenal on 2021/08/28 of the CMD368 bookie.