Manchester City vs Wolves: Preview, Team News & Betting Tips
The Wolverhampton Wanderers have a mammoth task ahead of them as they face Premier League top scorers Manchester City at Etihad Stadium this weekend for round 16 of the English Premier League. Will the underdogs rise up and have their day? Read on for the Manchester City vs Wolves football betting tips and predictions.
Manchester City vs Wolves Head-to-Head
Being only a single point ahead of Liverpool, Manchester City will be hoping to continue their winning streak as any lost points could mean dropping down from 1st to the 3rd spot in Premier League standings. The Wolves are currently sitting on the 8th spot and have found it hard to score goals in recent weeks.
During their last 26 encounters, the Wolves won 9 matches while Manchester City players came out victorious 12 times. Five games ended in a draw. Also important to keep in mind is that when playing at home, Manchester City mostly wins by 0-1, with 3 previous encounters ending with that result.
Manchester City vs Wolves Team News
In Manchester City news, it seems like Ake and Foden might be out due to their recent injuries against RB Leipzig. Torres and Delap remain on the sidelines while Mendy is serving jailtime. As for Wolves players, Otto, Neto, Mosquera and Boly will be out while Marcal’s inclusion in the line-up is still on the fence.
Manchester City vs Wolves Betting Tips
Due to their impressive form and stellar performance over the season, it’s hard to see anything but the Citizens easing into a win (1.18 odds). The Wolves may be a tough team but beating Manchester City seems like an unlikely conclusion (23 odds). A draw also seems highly unlikely (8.80 odds).