EFL Cup: Manchester City vs SaintsFC
A 3-0 win over Aston Villa at home yesterday helped Manchester City return to second place in the table. With this match, the Green Man proved that the defeat at home to host Wolves was only an accident. Currently they are still closely following the top team Liverpool in the Premier League table with a distance of 6 points. So, although there are some problems, in general, teachers and coach Pep Guardiola are still maintaining a good performance in this season. Currently, they have a series of 3 consecutive wins in all competitions, scoring 10 goals and receiving only 1 goal lost.
In the Confederations Cup, while the other big guys face off against each other, Man City only has to face Southampton in crisis. In essence this is not an important arena and big men like Man City will often launch the squad with most of the reserve players or young stars. However, with a depth squad, even if some pillars rest, Man City can completely beat Southampton in this reception with their reserve squad.
On the other side, Southampton has just created a sad and worst record in the club's history when losing to Leicester City to 0-9 at St 'Mary's home ground in the Premier League. The defeat in the face of salt made the team mentally depressed, and at the same time made teachers and teachers Hassanhuttl suffered a lot of pressure from public opinion. After 10 rounds, The Saints have only got 8 points and are accepted in the red light group. In terms of style, this time Southampton also played very flat when not winning any match in the last 4 appearances on all fronts with 1 draw, 3 losses.