Ace Football team previews the Champions League clash between FC Copenhagen and Manchester City and offers the latest team news, stats, and free betting tips with the best odds.
The spotlight is on both FC Copenhagen and Manchester City in the opening leg of their last-16 tie in the Champions League. They face each other this coming Tuesday at Parken connected by 3.
Team form: FC Copenhagen vs Manchester City
FC Copenhagen Form
In their last three matches, FC Copenhagen bagged a 4-5 victory over Elfsborg, before losing 1-2 to Brondby IF and then beating Molde 3-1. FC Copenhagen won half of their previous six matches on home soil in the Champions League, while also drawing two. They suffered one defeat, while they scored 13 and conceded nine goals.
Manchester City Form
Manchester City are in awesome shape going into this next encounter, as they won their last three matches on the bounce. Burnley got left behind in a 3-1 win, before Brentford got hammered in a 1-3 victory. Everton was the most recent victim in a 2-0 win for Manchester City. The Citizens won three of a possible six away matches in the Champions League, as well as playing three draws and suffering zero defeats. They scored 12 while also conceding seven times.
Betting stats for FC Copenhagen and Manchester City
Let’s have a look at some of the most interesting betting-relevant facts based on the stats from the most recent games that FC Copenhagen and Manchester City played across all competitions.
- FC Copenhagen have not lost 12 of the last 14 home matches in the Champions League
- In 10 of the last 12 FC Copenhagen home matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- FC Copenhagen have not lost 11 of the last 13 matches in the Champions League
- In 8 of the last 9 FC Copenhagen matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- In 8 of the last 10 FC Copenhagen home matches in the Champions League, the sum of goals was under 3.5
- Manchester City have not lost the last 19 matches in a row in the Champions League
- Manchester City have won the last 6 matches in a row in the Champions League while scoring more than 2.5 goals
- Manchester City have not lost 18 of the last 19 matches
- Manchester City have scored in the last 14 matches in a row in the Champions League
- Manchester City have scored in 20 of the last 22 matches
Players on top: FC Copenhagen vs Manchester City
Some players in each team are currently getting noticed for their goal-scoring abilities. For the visitors, Erling Haaland has been consistently scoring goals and now has five goals in his last four Champions League games. If he is selected to start this Tuesday, it is because the Sky Blues trust him to continue his good form against FC Copenhagen. On the other hand, FC Copenhagen may rely on Lukas Lerager, who has scored three goals in six games.
Popular markets: FC Copenhagen vs Manchester City
FC Copenhagen collected six wins, drew one, and lost three in the 10 most games across all tournaments at Parken connected by 3. Manchester City won eight of their previous 10 away, drew one, and lost one time. The Citizens are on a serious roll of 13 matches without defeat. They’ve also not lost to FC Copenhagen in four consecutive meetings.
Both teams to score
Both teams have scored in the last three FC Copenhagen games. FC Copenhagen managed to open the scoreline in no less than five of their previous 10 games. Their opponents, Manchester City, performed a similar feat as they scored the opener in eight of their last 10 games.
FC Copenhagen saw over 2.5 goals in seven of their last ten matches across all tournaments, as they scored an average of two goals during this run. In the last ten games for Manchester City, seven of them had more than 2.5 goals, and they scored an average of 2.9 times goals per game themselves.
Suggested bet: FC Copenhagen vs Manchester City
To summarize, the upcoming Champions League clash seems to be a good opportunity to place some bets. Taking into account the stats and facts for FC Copenhagen vs Manchester City mentioned in this article, we are offering a free betting tip below.