S
SEARCH
M
SW
Thursday, August 13
Collect News Data
Jul 11, 2020 at 8pm UK
BrightonBrighton & Hove Albion
0-5
Man CityManchester City

Bissouma (83')
FT(HT: 0-2)
Sterling (21', 53', 81'), Jesus (44'), Silva (56')
/esi/1339/6_G_1_110403/index.html?art_id=405822&game_id=110403&sport_id=1&ESI

How Manchester City could line up against Brighton & Hove Albion

:Headline: How Manchester City could line up against Brighton & Hove Albion:
Sports Mole looks at how Manchester City could line up for Saturday's Premier League clash with Brighton & Hove Albion at the Amex Stadium.

Manchester City will be looking to end a run of three successive away league defeats when they visit the Amex Stadium to take on Brighton & Hove Albion on Saturday night.

Pep Guardiola's side have been in mercurial form of late, alternating between away defeats at Chelsea and Southampton and big home wins against Burnley, Liverpool and Newcastle United.

Another win on Saturday would guarantee a top-four finish for the former champions, but they arrive on the South Coast in the midst of Guardiola's worst away run as a manager.

Here, Sports Mole looks at how the visitors could line up for the contest as they look to stop the rot on their travels.



Out: Sergio Aguero (knee)
Doubtful: None

> Click here for Man City's latest injury and suspension news ahead of this match

Picking a Guardiola XI is an exercise in guesswork at the best of times, yet alone with little riding on Premier League games and much more important matters such as the FA Cup and Champions League to come.

Guardiola has made more changes to his starting lineup than any other manager in the Premier League this season and more are expected here, although the standard of performance against Newcastle could convince him to keep some star names in.

David Silva would be at the top of that list as he showcased his enduring class with a stunning display, registering a goal, two assists and completing 106 of his 112 passes.

Kevin De Bruyne will also be desperate to retain his starting spot having moved on to 18 assists for the season - just two short of Thierry Henry's record for a single Premier League campaign.

The strength in depth at Guardiola's disposal means that changes are inevitable, though, with an entirely new back four of Kyle Walker, Aymeric Laporte, Eric Garcia and Benjamin Mendy able to be recalled.

The likes of Raheem Sterling, Bernardo Silva and Ilkay Gundogan were all left out of the starting lineup against Newcastle too, meaning that another much-changed side is likely.

Mendy and De Bruyne were minor injury doubts, although they both trained along with the rest of the squad on Friday morning and so should be in contention. body check tags ::

amp_article_405822 : Collect and Make Data not in DataBase  : 
last updated article - 2020-07-11 09:27:52:
html db last update - 2020-08-12 19:21:08 :

ex - 7200 : read : write cache and make html

Share this article now:
Show comments

Subscribe to our Newsletter


Transfer Talk Daily
Match previews - twice weekly
Morning Briefing (7am UTC)
UC
Get the latest transfer news, match previews and news direct to your inbox!
Premier League Table
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
CLiverpool38323385335299
2Manchester CityMan City382639102356781
3Manchester UnitedMan Utd381812866363066
4Chelsea392061369571266
5Leicester CityLeicester381881267412662
6Tottenham HotspurSpurs3816111161471459
7Wolverhampton WanderersWolves381514951401159
8Sheffield UnitedSheff Utd391512124239357
9Arsenal381414105648856
10Burnley38159144350-754
11Southampton38157165160-952
12Everton381310154456-1249
13Newcastle UnitedNewcastle381111163858-2044
14Crystal Palace381110173150-1943
15Brighton & Hove AlbionBrighton38914153954-1541
16West Ham UnitedWest Ham38109194962-1339
17Aston Villa3898214167-2635
RBournemouth3897224065-2534
RWatford38810203664-2834
RNorwich CityNorwich3856272675-4921
Scroll for more - Tap for full version

Subscribe to our Newsletter


Transfer Talk Daily
Match previews - twice weekly
Morning Briefing (7am UTC)
UC
Get the latest transfer news, match previews and news direct to your inbox!

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

National League Table
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
CBarrow37217968392970
2Harrogate TownHarrogate37199961441766
3Notts County381712961382363
4Yeovil TownYeovil371791161441760
5Boreham WoodBoreham Wood371612955401560
6Halifax TownHalifax37177135049158
7Stockport CountyStockport391610135154-358
8Solihull MoorsSolihull3815101348371155
9Hartlepool UnitedHartlepool391413125650655
10Woking381510135055-555
11Barnet351412952421054
12Dover AthleticDover Athletic38159144949054
13Bromley381410145752552
14Sutton UnitedSutton381214124742550
15Torquay UnitedTorquay Utd36146165661-548
16Aldershot TownAldershot391210174355-1246
17Eastleigh371113134355-1246
18Dagenham & RedbridgeDag & Red371111154044-444
19Chesterfield381111165565-1044
20Wrexham371110164649-343
REbbsfleet391012174768-2142
22Maidenhead UnitedMaidenhead38125214458-1441
RFylde37912164460-1639
RChorley38414203165-3426
Scroll for more - Tap for full version
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
X

We value your privacy

A part of our GDPR compliance we need to ask for your consent. We and our partners use technology such as cookies on Sports Mole to personalise content and ads, provide social media features, and analyse our traffic. Click below to consent to the use of this technology on Sports Mole.