In front of the rest of the competition Manchester City gets a visit from fifth-put Chelsea on Sunday in the Premier League, with the guests needing a win to remain inside striking separation of Champions League capability. Manchester City won the turn around apparatus 1-0 back in September – they’ve done the Premier League twofold finished Chelsea twice previously; in 2009-10 when Chelsea won the title, and in 2015-16 when Chelsea were ruling champions.
Date/Time: Sunday, March 4th, 2018, 4pm GMT (UK), 5pm WAT (Nigeria),
11am EST, 8am PST (USA), 9.30pm IST (India)
Venue: Etihad Stadium, Manchester, England
Referee: Michael Oliver
How to watch on TV: Sky Sports Premier League (UK), NBCSN (USA),
Sportsnet (Canada), SuperSport 3 (Nigeria),
Star Sports Select 1 (India), others
Chelsea won this apparatus 3-1 last season, however haven’t won consecutive class amusements at the Etihad Stadium since a keep running of four wins in the vicinity of 2005 and 2008.
Surely, Man City have won just a single of their last four home association recreations versus the Blues (D1 L2), 3-0 back in August 2015.
Man City have won their last 13 Premier League home diversions, netting no less than twice each time. The Premier League record for scoring more than once in back to back home diversions is 14, by Liverpool in the 2013-14 crusade.
Chelsea have lost three of their last four Premier League amusements – the same number of as they had in their past 23 in the opposition.
Manchester City vs Chelsea
In reality, Chelsea have lost their last two Premier League away diversions. They’ve not lost three out of a line out and about since March 2013 under Rafael Benitez.Sergio Aguero (right) fouls David Luiz before the Manchester City striker was sent off as Chelsea won 3-1 at the Etihad Stadium last term
The Blues have won their last three Premier League away recreations against sides beginning that day best of the table, most as of late a 3-1 triumph at Man City in December 2016.
Last season, Antonio Conte turned into the main administrator to record the best flight twofold finished a side oversaw by Pep Guardiola. In this diversion, Guardiola could turn out to be just the second chief to do as such to Antonio Conte, after Delio Rossi with Sampdoria versus Conte’s Juventus in 2012-13.
Sergio Aguero has scored five objectives in his last four Premier League diversions against Chelsea.
Eden Hazard has played a part in eight objectives in his last seven diversions against Manchester City in all rivalries (four objectives, four helps).