We are heading for another exciting weekend of football action from the English Premier League 2016-17 season. Chelsea remains at the top with 43 points followed by Liverpool, Arsenal and Manchester City.There is an important game between the two biggest clubs Manchester City VS Arsenal. It’s not just about two biggest clubs of EPL also it is going to be a clash between Pep Guardiola and Arsene Wenger.
Manchester City vs Arsenal Match Kick Off
Manchester City will be playing at their home ground the upcoming match against Arsenal. Fans will be roaring for their home team to win this important match and take a step further towards table topper Chelsea.
The home team will go into this match with a win over Watford (2-0) the mid-week table fixture, but Arsenal lost to Everton (1-2) on the other hand. But the visitor won’t go down without a tough fight as the both teams are trying to get closer to the current league leaders, Chelsea.
The key players will be Kevin de Bruyne and Mesut Ozil for the both teams in the next match. There will a lot of expectation on Alexis Sanchez on 18th Dec 2016 from Arsenal fans.
Arsenal vs Manchester City: News (Injury)
There are injury concerns on both sides. Manchester city will miss their key midfield player Ilkay Gundogan due to a knee ligament damage in the last game against Watford.
Sergio Aguero and Fernandinho won’t be able to play this crucial match due to suspension in the match against Chelsea.
Santi Cazorla, Per Mertesacker, Mathieu Debuchy and Shkodran Mustafi are out for their injuries while Aaron Ramsey and Dany Welbeck are close to fit and training from this week.
Manchester City (possible line-up): (4-2-3-1) Bravo, Otamendi, Stones, Zabaleta, Kolarov, Fernando, Toure, De Bruyne, Silva, Sterling and Nolito
Arsenal (possible line-up): (4-4-2) Petr Cech, Hector Bellerin, Nicolas Otamendi, Nacho Monreal, Laurent Koscielny, Francis Coquelin, Mohamed Elneny, Granit Xhaka, Mesut Ozil, Theo Walcott and Alexis Sanchez.
Manchester City vs. Arsenal: Match Prediction
Manchester City VS Arsenal will be an excellent game between two biggest clubs in the EPL. My prediction is that Man City will be victorious with the 2-1 score over Arsenal. The goals will be scored by Sterling and Silva for the home team while Mesut Ozil or Alexis Sanchez could score be for the away team on this Sunday at Etihad Stadium.
Arsenal vs. Manchester City: Match Details
Date: December 18, 2016
Time: 09:30 PM IST, 04:00 PM GMT
Location: Etihad Stadium, Manchester, England
Manchester City vs. Arsenal: TV Guide and Live Streaming Details
TV Listings: You can watch Manchester City vs. Arsenal live on Star Sports 1/ HD in India.
It will broadcast on Sky Sports 1/HD in the UK. You can watch live on NBCSN if you are from the USA.
Live Streaming: You can live stream this match on Hotstar in India and NBC Sports Live in the USA.
The Manchester City vs. Arsenal fixture will be an important game for these two teams before the Christmas holiday in the English Premier League 2016-17 season. I have provided you TV guide so that you won’t miss it. What do you think about the possible lineup and injury concerns for the both sides? Which team is going to move one step closer to the league leaders Chelsea on 18th December 2016? Let me hear your opnions in the comment below.