Manchester City will play at home with Everton in the 18th round of the championship of England. The match will take place on December 31, starting at 15:00 GMT.
Premier League 2022-23
Manchester City usually holds the current championship in the fight for the title. The team is only in 2nd place, 5 points behind Arsenal.
The attacking team under the leadership of Josep Guardiola is quite effective. In 15 matches, 43 goals were scored, while 15 goals were conceded.
In their previous match, Manchester City beat Leeds away (3-1). Erling Haaland continues to be the best in the team. The Norwegian has already scored 20 goals against opponents.
Everton this season does not look the most profitable way. The fight for survival of the team is inevitable this season. Currently 16th position and 14 points.
In their previous match, Everton really failed, as the team lost at home to Wolverhampton (1-2). Before that, there was a defeat from Bournemouth (0-3).
The team has obvious problems with the implementation. Everton have only scored 12 goals in 16 matches. But the team’s defense looks more successful, as not so many conceded – 19 goals.
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Head to Head
- There have been 143 meetings between Manchester City and Everton. The home team have won 78 of those games, while the away team has won 68 times, and there have been 47 draws.
- The hosts have the best offensive record in the Premier League this season with 43 goals, 20 of which came from Erling Haaland.
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In this match, we do not expect any other scenario than the confident success of Manchester City, solely due to the quality and experience of the players.
In addition, due to the huge tournament motivation and the desire to break the series without victories on New Year’s Eve, the team will try to get together and achieve a positive result.
Prediction for this match: Manchester City win by two goals.
Total over 3.