Manchester City vs Wolves prediction in the Premier League

Manchester City

The match week 27 of the Premier League presents the Manchester City vs Wolves match on Tuesday night local time or Wednesday Midnight IST, March 3, 2021. The Citizens are currently firmly at the top of the standings with 12 points ahead of Manchester United below. .

Man City have won their last 20 matches in all competitions after beating West Ham 2-1 at the Etihad Stadium last Saturday. Meanwhile, Wolves, who drew 1-1 at Newcastle headquarters on Sunday, finished 12th.

Match Background

Pep Guardiola's men will continue their winning streak if they are able to beat Wolves while keeping United's points gap widening as they could only play a goalless draw at Chelsea last weekend.

The Citizens currently have the best home record in the Premier League this season with 10 wins from their 13 games.

Wolves are not very good on the road this season. They can only get 15 points from 13 away games.

Manchester City recorded a 3-1 win at Molineux earlier this season, but Wolves have won two of their last three Premier League meetings, including a 2-0 win at the Etihad Stadium last season.

Team News

Nathan Ake is the only Manchester City player to miss the match against Wolves. The Dutch defender is still undergoing separate training after suffering a muscle injury.

Guardiola is predicted to rotate players from the squad that was played when they hosted West Ham because their next match hosted Manchester United on Sunday. Bernardo Silva, Raheem Sterling, Joao Cancelo, Rodri and Phil Foden are expected to return to the squad.

City's top scorer Sergio Aguero is back against West Ham after four games as an undisclosed substitute. Guardiola is likely not to field the Argentine striker after failing to score against The Hammers.

Gabriel Jesus will probably be plotted as a substitute with Sterling potentially making his way into midfield.

As for the Wolves , Fernando Marcal, Willy Boly, Raul and Daniel Podence back Jumenez miss the trip to the Etihad Stadium.

Wolves coach, Nuno Espirto Santo is likely to play the same squad as the team that played in the 1-1 draw with Newcastle. Adama Traore and Pedro Neto have the potential to rejoin Willian Jose as part of the attacking three.

Fabio Silva and Rayan Ait-Nouri could be options to step down from the early minutes after their neat performances when played from the bench in the last match. However, it looks like Jonny Castro will still keep his place as a left wing defender.

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