Manchester City – Leicester City
Manchester City will aim to make it two from two when they face Leicester City at the Etihad on Sunday. The Cityzens debuted with a win in the 2020/21 season and this is their second fixture. Let’s preview it in our football best betting tips for the day.
Man City are aware that it’s going to be a brutal race with Liverpool for the title again. That’s why we saw them very motivated against Wolverhampton Wanderers in the first round. Pep Guardiola’s boys played a solid game and achieved a 3-1 win at the Molineux. Kevin De Bruyne opened the score from a penalty kick while Phil Foden and Gabriel Jesus finished the job for the Cityzens.
The game against Leicester City is going to be a real challenge for the former champions. The Foxes started their season with two wins in the first two matches which is showing us how prepared they are. Leicester are once again aiming for the Top 4 and they look serious about this.
In their last game in the league Leicester scored four times. Brendan Rodgers’ team hosted Burnley at the King Power and secured a 4-2 win. Burnley’s Pieters scored himself an own goal while Barnes, Justin and Praet also scored for Leicester. Right now the Foxes are leading the standings in the Prem.
Guardiola has some injured players in his squad at the moment. Kun Aguero is still not ready to play while Zinchenko, Joao Cancelo, Gundogan and Eric Garcia are having some problems as well. At the same time Leicester are dealing with the injuries of Evans, Benkovic and Ricardo Pereira.
That’s our football best betting tips for the day for the game between Manchester City and Leicester City on Sunday. For the Cityzens this is a first game at the Etihad for the new Premier League season and this is going to be a difficult one.