AFC Bournemouth and Manchester City measure forces at Vitality Stadium, in a match for the 3rd round of the Premier League. In this stadium, the history of direct confrontations is favorable to the visiting team, which records 4 victories in the last 4 matches. In fact, the last time these two teams played a match at this stadium was in 02‑03-2019, for the Premier League, which ended the victory of Manchester City by (0‑1). The only goal of the match was scored by R. Mahrez (55 ‘).
Bournemouth AFC :
Currently in the 6th position, the home team won 4 points so far. On the 1st day he tied at home with Sheffield United for (1‑1). On the following day, the final score registered a victory by (1-2) in the visit to Aston Villa. In its last 10 home games, the AFC Bournemouth records 3 wins, 3 draws and 4 losses. The team allowed goals to the opponent in 7 of the last 10 games, so his defense needs to improve, but his attack has scored regularly, as he scored goals in 9 of the last 10 games.
The Bournemouth arrives at this very motivated match, after a 1-2 win in displacement to Aston Villa, totaling the second consecutive day without losing in this competition: their goals were scored by Wilson and King. In this match against Manchester City, the current champion of the English championship, coach Eddie Howe should not make major changes compared to the previous eleven, being Harry Wilson the one responsible for transporting the ball towards the attack. For this game, the coach has several absences: Brooks, Gosling, Cook, Francis, Kelly, Stanislas and Groeneveld, all with physical problems.
Manchester City :
Currently in the 3rd position, the visiting team has won 4 points so far. On the 1st day he managed to win out to West Ham United by (0‑5). On the following day, the final score registered a tie for (2-2) in the home game against Tottenham Hotspur. In the last 10 games played as a visitor for all competitions, Manchester City won 8 and lost 2. Their attack has scored regularly, as they scored goals in 9 of the last 10 games. This is a team that usually scores many times first: he opened the scoring in 12 of his last 15 games, of these 12 he came to the break in advantage in 9 and managed to maintain the advantage until the end of the 90 ‘in 10. There is 1 period Stand out in the last 20 away matches for all competitions: he suffered 6 of his 13 goals between minutes (76’ ‑ 90 ‘).
Manchester City comes to this game with a two-way tie with Tottenham, adding 4 points in 2 games for the English league this season: the goals were scored by Agüero and Sterling. We remember that Manchester men had won 0-5 on the first day against West Ham Unid. With the goal of victory on the horizon, coach Pep Guardiola must maintain his usual tactical scheme, 4-3-3, with Kevin De Bruyne being the team’s master: this player is very competent when creating and organizing the offensive process However, who else stands out in this team is the English Sterling, with 4 goals scored. Out of this game will be Sané and Mendy, both injured.