Defending champion and title favourites, Manchester city dropped their first points of the season when they played Wolves last weekend. Today, they will be hoping to secure all three points when they host Newcastle later today as they seek to keep up the race with other title contenders.
The man city game with Newcastle will surely produce goals, Man city are desperately in need of a win after dropping two points last weekend while the Baggies who are still in search of their first win of the season will be hoping to get at least a point.
Rafael Benitez is definitely under immense pressure after failing to qualify to the next round of the carabao cup. His side needs to produce a fine display as they face man city later his evening.
The match is set to kick off 5:30pm Nigerian time at the Etihad stadium.
MAN CITY- Kevin De Bryne and Claudio Bravo are still out with long term injuries.
NEWCASTLE- Ritchie remains a big doubt for the game while Lejeune is unavailable.
PREDICTED LINE UPS
MAN CITY- Ederson, Walker, Kompany, Laporte, Mendy; Fernandinho, B.Silva, D.Silva; sterling, Mahrez, Aguero.
NEWCASTLE- Dubravka, Yedlin, Fernandez, Schar, Dummett; Ki, Diame, Atsu, Perez, Kenedy; Rondon.
Full-Time: Manchester City 2-1 Newcastle United