Manchester City vs AFC Bournemouth: Match Preview, Team News, TV Guide and more

Manchester City apparently have an easy outing at Etihad against struggling AFC Bournemouth who suffered a 4-0 home defeat against Liverpool last weekend.


Table toppers Manchester City’s amazing set of results might set to continue when they face-off against AFC Bournemouth later today. City are currently on a 16 match unbeaten streak in the Premier League and their 4-1 win against Tottenham Hotspur last week was also another major confidence-boosting performance.

Pep Guardiola’s side are showing no signs of slip-ups ahead of their clash against The Cherries and it looks like Eddie Howe’s men will be in for a long Saturday afternoon. Bournemouth, on the other hand, have managed to defeat Leicester City in their last match, in a nerve-racking penalty shootout win in the League Cup midweek.

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Manchester City vs AFC Bournemouth Injuries and Suspensions:

Manchester City will be out with the services of captain Vincent Kompany, who remains doubtful due to match fitness. Eliquime Mangala is also doubtful with a head injury. Defender Jon Stones and Bernard Mendy are both sidelined due to hamstring and knee injuries respectively.
As for Bournemouth, they will be missing the services of Adam Federici and striker Jermaine Defoe as well.

Manchester City vs AFC Bournemouth Probable Lineups:

Manchester City:

AFC Bournemouth:

Manchester City vs AFC Bournemouth Key Players:

City have a star-studded lineup where the likes of David Silva, Kevin De Bruyne, Leroy Sane, Sergio Aguero, Gabriel Jesus and Raheem Sterling are capable enough to grab a win against any league counterparts. Bournemouth will have a long afternoon at Etihad.

Bournemouth will rely on Callum Wilson up front but their main concern will be to maintain a defensive resilience against a free-scoring City side who are on a 16-game winning streak in the league ahead of this fixture.

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Manchester City vs AFC Bournemouth Recent Form:

Manchester City: WWWWWW
Bournemouth: DLDDLL

Manchester City vs AFC Bournemouth Last Meeting:

AFC Bournemouth 1-2 Manchester City

Manchester City vs AFC Bournemouth Betting Odds (Subject To Change):

Manchester City: 1-10
Bournemouth: 33-1
Draw: 10-1

Manchester City vs AFC Bournemouth TV Guide:

The match is scheduled for today, 8:30 p.m. IST and will be telecast on Star Sports Select 1/HD 1 in India. However, for online streaming links, send us a message to our official Facebook page.