Manchester City vs B. Monchengladbach Prediction & Tips
The 0-2 with a goal for each half at Borussia Park gave Manchester City of Pep Guardiola the victory in the first leg of the first knockout round of the Champions League. A success that today allows the Citizens to look forward to the next round on the eve of the scheduled return to the Etihad Stadium. The hosts have returned to winning at full capacity in the last week after last March 7 they interrupted their long streak of 21 straight league and cup wins by losing at home to Manchester United 0-2, and on Saturday they overwhelmed Fulham at Craven Cottage 0-3. Without absences, City found a team that is in full crisis, they have lost their last 6 official matches and 7 of the last 8 and in the last Bundesliga round they were defeated by Augsburg 3-1. Bensebaini, Kramer and Quizera are injured, while Doucouré and Musel in doubt.
Manchester City have won 23 of their last 24 official matches this season.
Manchester City have won their last 6 Champions League matches without conceding a goal.
Borussia Monchengladbach have lost their last 6 official matches and 7 of the last 8.
In the two previous Champions at Etihad, City won with at least 2 goals.
Manchester City big favorite not only for the passage of the round but also for the victory in this challenge. Pep Guardiola’s team has won the last 6 Champions League matches without conceding a goal and a valid play could be the victory of the hosts with a -1 goal handicap.
Manchester City – B. Monchengladbach FREE TIPS
Manchester City – Win @ 1.25
Both teams to score / YES @ 1.80
Over 2.5 Goals @ 1.90