Manchester City can fix their grasp on the Premier League title by beating last season’s champions Chelsea at the Etihad Stadium on Sunday.
City are 16 focuses clear at the best in the wake of beating Arsenal 3-0 away on Thursday. The Carabao Cup victors are playing an overpowering brand of free-streaming football, however will be careful about Chelsea.
Date: Sunday, March 4
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It was Chelsea who won easily at the Etihad last season, besting the Citizens 3-1 back in December 2016, an outcome which added energy to the previous’ title offered. The Blues demonstrated deadly on the break and still have the players to cause the champions choose problems.City ought to have the mental edge, since they beat Chelsea 1-0 at Stamford Bridge back in September. The solitary objective originated from inventive charm Kevin De Bruyne, who has created at a quick rate since leaving Chelsea in 2014.
De Bruyne, David Silva, Bernardo Silva and Leroy Sane are a tasteful group of four who ensure striker Sergio Aguero is provided with shots. Be that as it may, City would welcome the pace of Raheem Sterling.
The winger missed the two wins over Arsenal, however he could return for the visit of Chelsea, as per administrator Pep Guardiola, per Vaishali Bhardwaj of the London Evening Standard.Bernardo Silva scored on Thursday in Sterling’s nonattendance, while Ikay Gundogan created a formed show remaining in for Fernandinho, who limped off amid the Carabao Cup last at Wembley.
Manchester City vs Chelsea
Protectively, Guardiola may in any case depend on Brazilian powerhouse Danilo to fill in at left-back, while Fabian Delph completes his suspension.
Chelsea are near full quality, yet midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko and protector David Luiz are out, per BBC Sport.
It implies supervisor Antonio Conte still has wide advances Eden Hazard and Willian, both of whom scored in Manchester last season, accessible. What Conte needs is for fizzling striker Alvaro Morata to discover his range before objective once more.