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Man City Aston Villa betting prediction

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The most likely scenario for this challenge will be Manchester City to be winning at halftime. After eight consecutive victories and just two goals conceded in total, the home team will want to keep this good record and nothing better than entering the match quite intensely. It should be noted that Aston Villa is a team that has many weaknesses, having suffered six goals in the last two matches.
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Manchester City and Aston Villa face at Etihad Stadium, in a match for the 1st round of the Premier League. The head‑to‑head history of the last 3 years favours the home team, since in the last 3 matches they won 3. The last head‑to‑head between these two teams was played on 01‑03‑2020, and ended in a (1‑2) win by Manchester City. Aston Villa registers significant differences between home and away results, so special attention is due to the home/away factor.

Analysis Man City

The home team faces Aston Villa, in a match for the 1 round, which had been delayed, after 10 wins, 5 draws and 2 losses in the league so far. This is a team that usually maintains its competitive levels in home and away matches, since in the last 30 matches they register 10 wins, 4 draws and 1 loss in away matches; against 11 wins, 2 draws and 2 losses at their stadium. In the last 9 home league matches Manchester City has a record of 6 wins, 2 draws and 1 loss, so they have won 20 points out of 27 possible.

They have won the last 5 matches and haven't lost any of the last 8 home matches for this competition. The most recurrent result at half‑time in their home league matches was the 1‑0 (4 out of 9 matches). They have presented defensive consistency, since they have only suffered goals in 3 of the last 10 matches, and their offense has scored frequently, since they have scored goals in 8 of the last 10 matches for this competition. In their home matches for this competition there is a tendency for few goals, since 6 of the last 9 matches have ended with Under 2,5 goals. This is a team that likes to score first. They have opened up the score in 13 of the last 17 matches for the Premier League, they have reached half‑time in front in 11 of those 13 matches and have held on to the lead until the end of the 90' in 10 of them. there is 1 period that stands out in the last 20 home matches for all competitions: they have suffered 5 of their 14 goals between minutes (76'‑90').

Manchester City comes motivated for this match after a home win, by 4-0, against Crystal Palace: Stones, Gundogan and Sterling signed the goals of the triumph. The emblem of the city of Manchester usually plays in 4-3-3, where the three men responsible for launching the panic in the opponent's defensive are Raheem Sterling, Gabriel Jesus and Bernardo Silva. The player who will be responsible for putting his flair and technique in the home team's offensive plays is Belgian De Bruyne. For this match, coach Pep Guardiola should have only one absence: central defender Philippe Sandler is still injured.

Confirmed Lineup: Ederson Moraes, John Stones, Rúben Dias, João Cancelo, Kyle Walker, Kevin De Bruyne, Bernardo Silva, İlkay Gündoğan, Rodri Hernández, Phil Foden, Raheem Sterling.
Coach: Guardiola.

Analysis Aston Villa

The away team plays against Manchester City a match for the 1 round, which had been delayed, after 8 wins, 2 draws and 5 losses in the league so far. This is a team that usually gets better results in away matches than at home, since in the last 30 matches they register 7 wins, 4 draws and 4 losses in away matches, with 23 goals scored and 15 conceded; against 7 wins, 1 draw and 7 losses at their stadium, with 25 goals scored and 22 conceded. In their last match, for the FA Cup, they got a home loss against Liverpool by (1‑4). In the last 8 away league matches Aston Villa has a record of 5 wins, 1 draw and 2 losses, so they have won 16 points out of 24 possible. In their away league matches, the most frequent final score was the 0‑3 (3 out of 8 matches). Their offense has scored consistently, as they have scored goals in 9 of the last 10 matches for this competition. In 15 matches for this competition, they have conceded the first goal 6 times and have never been able to turn the score around.

Aston Villa comes unmotivated for this match after a home defeat, by 1-4, against the powerful Liverpool. The away team usually plays in 4-3-3, favoring a faster playing style and constant transitions. The three arrows aimed at the "enemy" goal will be Kaine Kesler, Louie Barry and Ben Chrisene. It is possible that Mamadou Sylla, Lamare Bogarde and Arjan Raikhy play in the most central part of the terrain, the latter two being slightly more offensive. The visiting coach should not be able to count on the center midfielder Ross Barkley for being delivered to the medical department.

Confirmed Lineup: Emiliano Martínez, Matt Targett, Tyrone Mings, Jack Grealish, Ross Barkley, Matty Cash, Douglas Luiz, Ezri Konsa, John McGinn, Bertrand Traoré, Ollie Watkins.
Coach: D. Smith.

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Frequently asked questions

👉 Which is the recommended bet for the Manchester City Aston Villa match?

The tip and bet suggestion for the Manchester City vs Aston Villa match, on 20 January 2021, of the preview written by the editors of Betting Academy Ghana, goes to: Manchester City wins at half time ⇒ odd 1.67 at williamhill.

👉 In which stadium will the Manchester City Aston Villa be played?

The Manchester City vs Aston Villa on 20 January 2021 will be played at Manchester, Etihad Stadium.

👉 Which is the most voted bet for this match?

The most voted bet by tipsters at Betting Academy Ghana, for the Manchester City Aston Villa match, on the "match odds" market, was a win by Manchester City at with 97% of the tips.


Premier League - 2020/2021

  • 67% 258 / 383 Games

  • Home team wins 37.6%
  • Draws 23.26%
  • Away team wins 39.15%
  • Over 1.5 71.32%
  • Over 2.5 48.06%
  • Over 3.5 25.97%
  • Goals 686
  • Goals /match 2.66
  • Goals /match home 1.34
  • Goals /match away 1.32
  • Both teams score 47.29%
  • Goals after 80' 15.16%
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