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Manchester City vs Chelsea: Match preview and betting suggestions

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Ace Football Team previews the EFL Cup round 3 match between Manchester City and Chelsea who meet up on Wednesday. The pre-match analysis includes the latest team stats, match history and the best betting tips.

The EFL Cup tie at Etihad Stadium this coming Wednesday sees home team Manchester City up against Chelsea. Manchester City have their target aimed at getting one over Chelsea this coming Wednesday, but the latter are highly motivated of showing their skills in front of the crowd at Etihad Stadium.

Current form and previous encounter between Manchester City and Chelsea

Manchester City in great shape

In their last three outings, Manchester City won 0-1 against Leicester, beat Sevilla by 3-1 and hammered Fulham 2-1.

Chelsea struggling for consistency

Chelsea are inconsistent at the moment with two defeats and a win to show from their last three matches. The Blues first lost 4-1 against Brighton. They then claim a 2-1 victory against Dinamo Zagreb, before dropping points again in a 0-1 defeat against Arsenal.

Fixture history: Manchester City vs Chelsea

Manchester City took home the spoils of victory in their last match against Chelsea, winning 1-0 in the Premier League at home back in January 2022.

Highlights from the last match between Manchester City and Chelsea:

Betting stats and facts for Manchester City and Chelsea

Here are some interesting betting-relevant facts based on statistics from the last couple of matches that Manchester City and Chelsea played across all tournaments.

  • Manchester City have won the last 13 home matches in a row
  • Manchester City have not lost 27 of the last 29 home matches
  • Manchester City have scored in 30 of the last 32 home matches
  • Manchester City have scored in 26 of the last 28 matches
  • Manchester City have not lost 20 of the last 22 matches
  • Chelsea have not lost the last 7 matches in a row
  • Chelsea have won 5 of the last 6 matches
  • Chelsea have scored in 9 of the last 11 matches
  • Chelsea have not lost the last 4 away matches in a row
  • Chelsea have not conceded in the last 5 matches in a row

Man of the Moment

As Erling Haaland is a doubt for Manchester City, Julian Alvarez could be their main striker for the upcoming match. On the other side, Kai Havertz has been one of the decisive players from Chelsea recently. Both players are expected to be dangerous and difficult to stop this coming Wednesday.

Manchester City vs Chelsea Match predictions

In conclusion, we present betting tips for this game between Manchester City and Chelsea, which are based on the above-mentioned stats and facts. Besides the main prediction for this match, we have some low and high-risk alternatives as well.