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EPL: Arsenal vs Citizens

At the Etihad home field, Man City is nearing the turn of the former king to welcome the London representative, Arsenal, who is extremely sublime at the round of the 28th match. The battle for tickets to the European Cup. Both teams have scored in 5 at the last 6 encounters at Etihad and the match is expected to be much the same.

Kevin De Bruyne missed his derby defeat on Sunday against Manchester United but is expected to return to Manchester City's midfield. Leroy Sane trained with the first team on Monday and almost returned to the team for the first time since last August. Gabriel Jesus had a good chance to start the attack after the main striker Sergio Aguero was injured against United. David Silva, Benjamin Mendy, Kyle Walker and Riyad Mahrez should all return to the starting line-up to replace Phil Foden, Bernardo Silva, Joao Cancelo and Oleksandr Zinchenko who performed poorly at the last defeat to Man United. John Stones wasn't even on the sidelines on the weekend but certainly had the opportunity to replace Nicolas Otamendi in the match against Arsenal. Man City have won 28 of the last 33 home games (Premier League) and have won all of the last 6 matches against Arsenal. Man City have scored at least 3 goals in their last 5 games against Arsenal and have less than 2.5 goals scored in the last 5 matches of Man City (Premier League). Man City have scored at least 2 goals in 8 of the last 9 matches at home, they have lost more games (7) than Arsenal (6) in the Premier League this season.

Alexandre Lacazette came off the bench and scored the only goal against West Ham over the weekend and will replace Eddie Nketiah in attack, his creator Mesut Ozil. Hector Bellerin has been almost out of injury after being sidelined in recent weeks and Sokratis is ready to continue as a right-back if Bellerlin is not physically fit in time, this will allow Pablo Mari to continue in middle position. defense after Premier League debut on Saturday. Arsenal remain unbeaten in the Premier League in 2020 after a 1-0 win over West Ham at the weekend. They can narrow the gap to 5 points with the top 4 if they win this match. Mikel Arteta confronted his former club for the first time since becoming Arsenal's manager in December.