Arsenal and Manchester City are set to go head to head on Sunday in 2018/19 Premier League as the season moves ahead. Both teams will be looking for a win here.
Kick-off : 4:30 PM (Local)
Venue : Etihad Stadium, Manchester
Arsenal did well against Cardiff City on Tuesday to extract full points. But the real test is yet to come in terms of Manchester City.
The Gunners are certainly eyeing a top four finish and they need to play that kind of football throughout.
Arsenal are currently fifth in the points table after 24 games with 47 points. They will look to bring their A game into play against City hoping for things to go their way.
On the other hand, Manchester City will be disappointed with occasional hiccups in their title defence. They trail Liverpool by 5 points.
Manchester City are at the moment third in the points table after 24 games 56 points. In Arsenal they have got top quality opponents against whom they will have to play their brand of football for success.
Arsenal have a good record against Manchester City and they will look to continue the good work.
Team news and possible line-ups
Benjamin Mendy is doubtful for Manchester City for the Arsenal game.
As for The Gunners, Danny Welbeck, Hector Bellerin and Rob Holding will all be unavailable as due to injuries. While Laurent Koscielny and Ainsley Maitland-Niles are both doubts.
Manchester City XI : Ederson, Walker, Stones, Laporte, Mendy, Fernandinho, De Bruyne, D. Silva, Sterling, Aguero, Sane.
Arsenal XI : Leno, S. Mustafi, L. Koscielny, Monreal, Maitland-Niles, S. Kolasinac, Torreira, Xhaka, Guendouzi, Aubameyang, Lacazette.
It’s difficult to predict the outcome of this match between two good sides. May the best team on the day which commits less mistakes win the game.