In the next match of the 37th round of the English championship, the players of "Brighton" and "Manchester City"will face off. Will the citizens be able to win a beautiful victory over their opponent? Our sports portal offers you a forecast for this game.
Brighton have 38 points before this game. The team can still improve its tournament position by moving up to 15th or 16th place. But the club's results at the end of the season are not encouraging. "Seagulls" managed to win only one victory in 5 rounds, namely-to beat "Leeds" on the field with the score 2: 0. In addition to the victory over "peacocks", the hosts suffered defeats in the games with" Sheffield United "and"Wolverhampton". At the same time," Brighton "managed to cling to the tournament points in the meetings against" West Ham "and"Chelsea".
In the last round, the coach of "City" Pep Guardiola made an experiment, and put the reserves in the center of the defense. Such a move almost led to a loss of points, but the Manchester team still managed to achieve their goal and won over the opponent with a score of 4:3. In total, the guests won 26 times in the season, losing 5 times and drawing 5 matches. During the season, the "white-blue" managed to score 83 points, scoring 76 goals and conceding 29.
Injuries and disqualifications:
- Dank (red card), Mope (red card) - both Brighton.
- Lampty (hip), March (knee) - all Brighton.
Statistics and figures:
- Guests - favorites of the meeting;
- "Brighton" has 1 win in 5 meetings;
- Manchester City have won 4 of the previous 5 games;
- In the first round, the citizens defeated the opponent with a score of 1: 0;
- Manchester City have won their previous 5 matches against Brighton.
Manchester City can beat Brighton, even if they are not motivated by the result. We bet that Guardiola's team will be able to beat the opponent, at least, with a handicap of 1 ball.