Ace Football Team previews the Premier League round 16 match between Manchester City and Brentford who meet up this coming Saturday. The pre-match analysis includes the latest team stats, match history and the best betting tips.
Prices from the bookmakers reflect the form put on show lately by these two Premier League opponents. Brentford could be in problem, as Manchester City look to add three valuable points to their tally this coming Saturday. Manchester City are feeling good about themselves after claiming three wins on the bounce. They’ll be very eager to continue their run of wins against Brentford at Etihad Stadium.
Position in the Premier League standings: Manchester City vs Brentford
The current standings in the Premier League show us how Manchester City and Brentford have performed this season so far. Surely, an exciting battle for three points is on the cards in this round 16 clash this coming Saturday.
Latest form and fixture history of Manchester City against Brentford
Manchester City continue to sparkle
Manchester City are enjoying their football currently with three wins on the bounce, and it began with a 3-1 win against Sevilla. They went on to beat Fulham by 2-1, before also getting the better of Chelsea in a 2-0 victory.
Brentford hope to boost points tally
Having collected three points from their previous three matches without winning, Brentford are on the lookout for a win again. Against Wolverhampton, they settled for a 1-1 draw, before splitting the points with Nottingham Forest in a 2-2 draw. In their latest match, they once again had to settle for a single point after drawing 1-1 against Gillingham.
Latest games between Manchester City and Brentford
The last time the pair played each other, Manchester City came away as 2-0 winners in the Premier League, back in February 2022. At the time of writing, the bookmakers are offering the following prices on this encounter: betting on Brentford will get you odds of 17.00, meaning the bookies predict, they are in with a 6% chance of beating Manchester City. You can get a price of 1.14, should you wish to add Manchester City to your accumulator, if that is your preferred betting strategy.
Highlights from the last time Manchester City and Brentford met:
Manchester City vs Brentford Stats
Let’s have a look at some of the most interesting betting-relevant facts based on stats from the last couple of games that Manchester City and Brentford played across all tournaments.
- Manchester City have won the last 16 home matches in a row
- Manchester City have not lost 30 of the last 32 home matches
- Manchester City have scored in 31 of the last 32 home matches
- Manchester City have not lost 25 of the last 27 matches
- In the last 3 home matches in a row Manchester City played, both teams scored
- Brentford have not won 9 of the last 11 matches
- Brentford have not won 9 of the last 11 away matches
- Brentford have scored in 7 of the last 9 away matches
- Brentford have not lost 4 of the last 5 matches
- Brentford have drawn 3 of the last 4 matches
Players to zoom in on in Manchester City vs Brentford
Erling Braut Haaland has been the most prolific scorer for the home team recently. Surely, Manchester City will be relying on him to once again shine in their upcoming match. Meanwhile, Brentford will be looking to Ivan Toney in the hope that he will add more goals to his current total of three goals in his last 6 games.
Match predictions: Manchester City vs Brentford
To sum up, the upcoming Premier League clash seems to be a good opportunity to place some bets. Taking into account the statements from above, we have come up with the main prediction for this match as well as some alternative betting tips.