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Manchester City vs Chelsea prediction 2024-02-17

Manchester City
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2024-02-17
Winner
Manchester City
Chelsea
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Probability of win
Manchester City — 80.3%
Draw — 11.5%
Chelsea — 8.1%
Our Prediction
Winner: Manchester City;
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Manchester City and Chelsea take on each other at Etihad Stadium in what is expected to be the most entertaining game of Saturday’s program. The Citizens survived Everton in their last league match and, no doubt, they need to improve their game if they are to defend the Premier League trophy. Pep Guardiola should have a full squad to choose from, but recently-recovered midfielder Kevin De Bruyne could be given a rest following his appearance in the Champions League clash against Copenhagen.

The Blues, on the other hand, aim to build on a 3-1 win over Crystal Palace. Mauro Pochettino’s men are eager to move closer to the Europa League berth, but given Man City’s excellent winning run

Prediction: 3-1  (Man City)

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Both to score
Yes
62.04%
No
37.96%
Total
More 2.5
More 3.5
Less 2.5
Less 3.5
80.5%
62.6%
19.5%
37.4%
Individual total
More 0.5
More 1.5
Less 0.5
Less 1.5
Manchester City
96.2%
83.9%
3.8%
16.1%
Chelsea
64.5%
27.7%
35.5%
72.3%
Correct score
0:0
0:1
0:2
0:3
0:4
1:0
1:1
1:2
1:3
1:4
1.3%
1.4%
0.7%
0.2%
0.1%
4.4%
4.5%
2.3%
0.8%
0.2%
2:0
2:1
2:2
2:3
2:4
3:0
3:1
3:2
3:3
3:4
7.2%
7.4%
3.8%
1.3%
0.3%
7.9%
8.1%
4.2%
1.5%
0.4%

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Manchester City

After an away victory over Brentford with a score of 3:1, Manchester City returned to their arena and hosted Everton in the 24th round of the English championship. Only in the final third of the game Pep Guardiola's team was able to press the opponent. In an important segment of the word said Erling Holand, the Norwegian forward made a double and brought another victory for the club - 2:0. With 52 points, Manchester City are second in the APL table and two points behind Liverpool (with one game to spare). This week, Man City successfully played in Denmark with Copenhagen - a 3-1 victory in the first meeting of the 1/8 finals of the Champions League.

Chelsea

"Chelsea" managed to rehabilitate for a series of unstable performances. The last opponent of the Aristocrats in the championship of England was Crystal Palace. At the end of the game at Selhurst Park, Mauricio Pochettino's team noted the cold-blooded realization and won with a score of 3:1. With 34 points in the asset "Chelsea" is located on the tenth line in the APL table. Before leaving for the Eagles, the Aristocrats beat Aston Villa 3-1 in the fourth round of the FA Cup.

Individual statistics

The team under the leadership of Pep Guardiola has not lost a single point in the last six appearances in the championship of England.

"Citizens" at least twice hit the opponent's goal in the last eight matches within the framework of the championship of England

"Manchester City" did not allow to distinguish "aristocrats" in the last four home matches.

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Manchester City Chelsea
Games 26 25
Wins 18 10
Losses 3 10
Draws 5 5
Goals 59 42
Goals per game 2.3 1.7
Conceded per game 1 1.6
Attacks 128.9 104.4
Corners per game 7.7 5
Yellow cards per game 1.7 3.1
Fouls per game 8.5 12.5
Latest matches
Score
2024-02-20
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Manchester City
Brentford
1
0
2024-02-17
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Manchester City
Chelsea
1
1
2024-02-10
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Manchester City
Everton
2
0
2024-02-17
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Manchester City
Chelsea
1
1
2024-02-12
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Crystal Palace
Chelsea
1
3
2024-01-31
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Liverpool
Chelsea
4
1
Premier League
Team Games Win. Draws Lost Goals Points
Liverpool 26 18 6 2 63:25 60
Manchester City 26 18 5 3 59:26 59
Arsenal 25 17 4 4 58:22 55
Aston Villa 26 16 4 6 56:35 52
Tottenham Hotspur 25 14 5 6 52:38 47
Manchester United 26 14 2 10 36:36 44
Brighton & Hove Albion 26 10 9 7 49:41 39
Newcastle United 25 11 4 10 53:41 37
West Ham United 25 10 6 9 36:44 36
Wolverhampton Wanderers 25 10 5 10 39:40 35
Chelsea 25 10 5 10 42:41 35
Fulham 26 9 5 12 36:42 32
Everton 26 8 7 11 28:34 31
Crystal Palace 26 7 7 12 31:44 28
AFC Bournemouth 25 7 7 11 33:47 28
Brentford 25 7 4 14 35:44 25
Nottingham Forest 26 6 6 14 34:48 24
Luton Town 25 5 5 15 35:51 20
Sheffield United 25 3 4 18 22:65 13
Burnley 26 3 4 19 25:58 13
Top scorers
Manchester City
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E. Haaland (17)
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P. Foden (9)
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J. Álvarez (8)
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B. Mota Veiga de Carvalho e Silva (6)
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R. Hernández Cascante (6)
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J. Grealish (3)
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M. Akanji (2)
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N. Aké (2)
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J. Doku (2)
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R. Lewis (1)
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O. Bobb (1)
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K. De Bruyne (1)
Chelsea
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C. Palmer (10)
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N. Jackson (7)
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R. Sterling (6)
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M. Mudryk (3)
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E. Fernández (3)
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T. da Silva (2)
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C. Madueke (2)
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C. Nkunku (2)
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C. Gallagher (2)
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A. Broja (1)
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C. Chukwuemeka (1)
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A. Disasi (1)
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L. Colwill (1)
Top assists
Manchester City
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J. Álvarez
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P. Foden
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J. Doku
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E. Haaland
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B. Mota Veiga de Carvalho e Silva
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K. De Bruyne
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R. Hernández Cascante
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M. Nunes
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K. Walker
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N. Aké
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O. Bobb
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S. Gómez
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J. Grealish
Chelsea
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C. Palmer
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C. Gallagher
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M. Gusto
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R. Sterling
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N. Jackson
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M. Mudryk
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B. Chilwell
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L. Colwill
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R. James
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B. Badiashile Mukinayi
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C. Chukwuemeka
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M. Caicedo Corozo
Premier League Manchester City Chelsea
Number of matches 380 26 25
Average win rate (%) 39.8 69.2 40
Goals per match 3.2 2.3 1.7
Yellow per match 4.7 1.7 3.2
Corners per match 10.8 7.7 5
Home goals per match 1.8 2.4 1.7
Away goals per match 1.5 2.2 1.7
Player rating 6.8 7.1 6.8

Manchester City and Chelsea: A Tale of Two Soccer Titans

Manchester City and Chelsea are two of the most celebrated soccer teams in England, witnessing tremendous success on both domestic and international stages. Although both teams might be fierce rivals on the pitch, they share a deep-rooted history that has helped shape both clubs over time.

Manchester City: Rise of the Sky Blues

Manchester City, fondly known as "City" or the "Sky Blues", came into existence in 1880 as St. Mark's (West Gorton), changing their name a couple of times before finally settling on Manchester City in 1894. They have had a roller-coaster journey, experiencing periods of both extreme success and hardships.

In the early years, City showed great promise, winning their first major trophy, the FA Cup, in 1904. The mid 20th-century saw them becoming a major force in English football, winning numerous trophies. However, the 1990s brought about a drastic turn of events with the club facing relegation multiple times. It was only after the turn of the millennium, in 2008, when a takeover by the Abu Dhabi United Group turned their fortunes around. City went on to conquer domestic territory, securing multiple English Premier League (EPL) titles and making several significant impacts in the European competitions.

Chelsea: The Pride of London

Chelsea Football Club, founded in 1905, has had its home in southwest London's Fulham from day one. Their journey through the years, somewhat similar to Manchester City, has seen highs, lows, and everything in between.

Chelsea was a moderately successful club for the larger part of the 20th century, capturing a fair share of trophies, but it was after the turn of the century when Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich purchased the club in 2003, that they started witnessing their golden period. In the years that followed, Chelsea became a dominant force, winning multiple EPL titles, FA Cups, and distinguishing themselves on the international stage by being the first London club to win the UEFA Champions League in 2012.

Notable Players and Managers

Manchester City and Chelsea have been home to some of the finest players and managers in the history of soccer. For Manchester City, the likes of Colin Bell, David Silva, and Sergio Aguero, guided by managers such as Joe Mercer and Pep Guardiola, have left indelible marks on their history. For Chelsea, players like Peter Osgood, Frank Lampard, and Didier Drogba under the guidance of managers like Jose Mourinho and Carlo Ancelotti have cemented their legacy.

Head-to-Head: Manchester City Vs Chelsea

The clashes between Manchester City and Chelsea have always been high-stakes, high-intensity affairs. Over the years, both clubs have had their fair share of victories, with each encounter adding a new chapter to their storied rivalry. Their head-to-head record fluctuates with the passage of time. More than the results, it's the incredible soccer these two teams play that makes their encounters a delight for any soccer enthusiast.

Conclusion: The Legacy Continues

In conclusion, both Manchester City, the sky-hued team from the North of England, and Chelsea, the royal blue pride of London, have seen remarkable journeys, reflecting the ups and downs that define the beautiful world of soccer. Their rich history, embedded in their steadfast determination to succeed, the numerous legendary figures who have donned their colors, and the consistent and thrilling soccer they offer, all contribute to ensuring that the legacy of these two titans remains embedded in the annals of the sport.