Chelsea FC Starting XI Prediction at Manchester City


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Chelsea FC heads to Manchester City on Sunday in what is the Premier League’s only all big six club match-up this weekend. There is a a 12 point gap between table toppers City and the fourth place Blues, but Chelsea head into the blockbuster contest with plenty of confidence; for a couple of reasons.

Last time out they thrashed bottom side Huddersfield Town 5-0, and they beat City in the reverse fixture 2-0 earlier this season. Let’s take a look at who Blues boss Maurizio Sarri may select in his first team for this huge match.

The Bank  Chelsea FC Starting XI Prediction 4-3-3 at Manchester City

Forwards:  Eden Hazard, Gonzalo Higuain, Willian 

Midfielders:   Ross Barkley, JorginhoN’Golo Kante

Defenders:   Marcos Alonso, David Luiz, Antonio Rudiger, Cesar Azpilicueta

Goalkeeper: Kepa Arrizabalaga

Manchester City vs Chelsea FC FYIs

Kick-off: Sunday February 10, City of Manchester Stadium, 4pm (BST), 11am (EST)

Form Guide:

Chelsea FC W L     Manchester City W

Odds via Bet365: Manchester City 4/9, Draw 7/2, Chelsea FC 11/2

Injury report for both sides: go to this link

Google Result Probability: Manchester City win 64%, Draw 21%, Chelsea FC win 15%

Starting XI Predictions: Manchester City

Prediction: Manchester City 3, Chelsea FC 1

Paul M. Banks runs The Sports, which is partnered with News Now. Banks, a former writer for NBC and Chicago, regularly appears as a guest pundit on WGN CLTV and co-hosts the “Let’s Get Weird, Sports” podcast on SB Nation

He also contributes sociopolitical essays to Chicago NowFollow him on Twitter and Instagram. The content of his cat’s Instagram account is unquestionably superior to his.

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