Manchester City vs Huddersfield: Team news & Predictions

EPL By: Iseghohi Odianosen | 04/05/2018

Manchester City will entertain Huddersfield at the Etihad in their next Premier League on Sunday, here are some details you need to know before the match between the Cityzens and the Terriers.

TEAM NEWS

MANCHESTER CITY:

Kyle Walker (groin) and Vincent Kompany (illness) should return on Sunday, but John Stones (groin) is out.

The right-back was forced off against West Ham but initial fears of an extended spell on the sidelines appear to be misguided. Sergio Aguero (knee) is in a race to be fit for the World Cup

HUDDERSFIELD TOWN:

Tom Ince (thigh) is hopeful of facing the Premier League champions after missing the loss to Everton.

Elias Kachunge (ankle), Michael Hefele (knee) and Danny Williams (ankle) are out for the rest of the season.

HEAD TO HEAD:

Manchester City and Huddersfield Town have played on 59 occasions the Cityzens has won 16 times and Huddersfield Town has recorded 18 wins against the Etihad outfit and 25 of those games ended in a draw.

RECENT FORM

MANCHESTER CITY:

Manchester City has been in a good form from the start of the season having won the Premier League in a grand style and also surpassing Chelsea record of 100 goals in a single campaign.

City has won three of their last Premier League games and they show no signs of weakness despite winning the League title.

HUDDERSFIELD TOWN:

David Wagner’s men have not been in the best of form lately after initially starting the season on high note.

In their last three Premier League games, they have only one victory.

PREDICTIONS

Manchester City 3-1 Huddersfield Town

PROBABLE LINEUPS

MANCHESTER CITY:

Ederson; Walker, Otamendi, Laporte, Danilo; De Bruyne, Fernandinho, Gundogan; Sterling, Jesus, Sane

HUDDERSFIELD TOWN:

Lossl; Hadergjonaj, Zanka, Schindler, Kongolo; Hogg, Mooy; Ince, Pritchard, Van La Parra; Mounie

 
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