It is the 2016-17 UEFA Champions League and the exciting Group C match Manchester City vs Barcelona to take place at Manchester City’s Etihad Stadium as on 1 November 2016. The match played on Wednesday night and it was a devastating defeat for the Citizens Camp Nou. Barcelona is the table topper in Group C with four games won. The visitors Manchester City failed to put a ball into the net while the Spanish Giants Barcelona dominated the match completely. Lionel Messi’s Hattrick already gave Barcelona FC a convincing 4-0 win over Manchester City. So, let’s see the Manchester City vs Barcelona prediction, preview & live streaming info.
UCL Group C: Manchester City vs Barcelona
Date: 1 November 2016.
Venue: Etihad Stadium
Time: 1:15 am 2 Nov IST 19 Oct, 8:45 pm (UK)
Broadcasters: Bt Sports (UK) Ten Sports (India)
Man City vs Barcelona Preview
After a devastating 4-0 defeat at the Camp Nou, the Citizens would be eying for a revenge. However, in the English Premier League, Pep Guardiola’s tactics are being paid off as the Citizens are enjoying a top spot in the EPL points table. While in the UEFA Champions League Man City are still in a Comfortable position in Group C as they stand 2nd behind the Catalans with 4 points. Unbeaten with a game won and a thriller 3-3 Draw against the Scottish side Celtic away from home.
With this, we can sense that Pep will never back down to his former club and would surely be hoping his team to get all three points. We can see the Belgian international Kevin De Bruyne to start the proceedings for Manchester City tonight.
Barcelona is the table topper of the group C and no one near them winning all of their UEFA champions league games this season. After the Lionel Messi hattrick, the Citizens might be cautious about him. Meanwhile, Luis Enrique is probably Upset with Barcelona’s La Liga performance as they aren’t even in the top three position and lost 2 La Liga games so far.
Whereas in the UEFA Champions league Group Stages games Catalans have completely Outplayed. Their past UCL meeting was a 2-1 win over Borussia Monchengladbach. Guardiola, who won the Champions League twice with Barca will now confront his former club which can be exciting to watch.
Manchester City (4-1-4-1)
Zabaleta, Stones, Otamendi, Kolarov
Navas, De Bruyne, Gundogan, Sterling
Roberto, Pique, Umtiti, Mascherano
Rakitic, Busquets, Iniesta
Messi, Suarez, Neymar
Manchester City vs Barcelona Prediction
The Citizens will not take it easy and would definitely learn from their mistakes . However, Barcelona FC is one of the Strongest forces in Europe and won’t give an easy evening to the Manchester City. It is difficult to Predict this one. But the Argentinian teammates Messi and Aguero to confront each other for sure. I Predict a 2-2 Draw. Suarez and Messi to score for the Catalans. Aguero and Sterling to score for Man City. The second Manchester City vs Barcelona prediction is a 2-1 Manchester city victory. Aguero to score twice and Messi to score the only Barcelona goal.
Manchester City vs Barcelona Live Streaming
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