Manchester City vs Southampton Predictions & Betting Odds – 29th October 2019

Citizens can ease to cup win

Manchester City vs Southampton Betting Tips – EFL Cup, 29th October 7.45pm

This may end up being a mismatch. The two will meet against on the weekend in the Premier League. Southampton’s form has really nosedived and were demolished by Leicester in the top flight on the weekend. Manchester City may shuffle their pack but are red hot favourites for a comfortable win. Read our predictions for Manchester City v Southampton.

Manchester City vs Southampton Betting Odds*

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1/8 8/1 14/1

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Manchester City vs Southampton Live Stats & Betting Odds

Manchester City News and Form – Will City beat Southampton easily?

There were no problems at home for Man City on the weekend as they beat Aston Villa 3-0 in league action. That moved them on to a three-match winning streak in all competitions. The Citizens have bagged a total of 10 goals in their last three games. It has been two clean sheets in their last three games in total. But they have conceded in two of their last three on home soil. Still, Southampton don’t appear to be a major threat to the reigning titleholders.

Man City 3-0 Correct Score
5/1

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On the weekend, Manchester City will welcome Southampton back to the Etihad in league action. That is going to be a more important game for City than this one. The Citizens have taken a home record of W5 D1 L1 this season in all competitions. They have produced at least two goals in all but one of their home fixtures this season. In the last round of the EFL Cup, Manchester City went to Preston and took a 3-0 win there. It has been nine straight wins for City in the Carabao Cup (home and away including penalties) and they have taken seven clean sheets in that sequence.

Manchester City vs Southampton Head to Head

Southampton are on a five-match losings streak against City
Both teams have scored in three of the last four meetings
The Saints lead the League Cup meetings W3 D2 L0
City have won 8 of their last 9 home games against Southampton in all competitions (D1)

Key-Facts – Manchester City v Southampton

  • City have won their last nine League Cup ties
  • Southampton were hammered 9-0 by Leicester on Friday
  • Man City have scored at least two goals in all but one home game this season

 

Southampton News and Form – Can the Saints upset Man City?

There is no way that Southampton will be looking forward to this week. They have this game against Man City and then face them in league action again on the weekend. On Friday Southampton were smashed 9-0 at St Mary’s in the Premier League by Leicester. That’s four games without a win in any competition for Southampton now (D1 L3). Southampton have only failed to score in two games in all competitions this season.

Southampton opened their League Cup campaign with a 1-0 away win at Fulham, and then eased to a big 4-0 win at Portsmouth in the last round. Both teams have hit the back of the net in four of Southampton’s last six games. Can they at least get on the scoresheet at the Etihad? This is just no easy game for Southampton. It will probably get harder on the weekend. The Saints have four wins in their last five away games in the competition (including penalties). They took three clean sheets in their last five competitive away games.

Manchester City vs Southampton Tips & Odds

Man City 2-0 HT Score at 7/2
To Win To Nil Man City at 8/11
* (Betting Odds were taken from bet365 on October 27th, 2019 at 8:20 p.m.)

Manchester City v Southampton Predictions

Man City to win: It should be as routine as you like for Manchester City. They will probably go harder at the weekend’s league clash with Southampton than in this one. Either way, it isn’t too likely that the visitors will get into this. Home win to nil.


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