Match of the Week: Man City - Leipzig
Manchester City and Leipzig are competing for a place in the quarter-finals of the Champions League with the English looking to win to advance to the next stage of the competition and the Germans to surprise and eliminate City in England after a 1-1 draw. . of the first race in Germany.
After a 1-0 away win over Crystal Palace for the Premier League, Manchester City are looking to get one more win this time for the Champions League and find themselves in the quarter-finals of the competition. After 1-1, City only needs a win to advance to the regular season, while with a draw the match will go to extra time where the winner will be determined.
It is in third place in the German league and after the home draw with Manchester City, it wants to surprise and leave with the victory and find itself in the quarter-finals of the institution. In terms of competition, Dani Olmo is still not completely ready and may be used for a few minutes at the end if the game allows.
In the last five meetings in all competitions, Manchester City has one draw and four wins
In the last matches, Leipzig has three wins, one draw and one loss
Manchester City has six consecutive home wins
Manchester City have kept a clean sheet in their last three games
Leipzig have received a first card in their last five games
Manchester City: 4-3-3: Moraes-Walker, Akanji, Ruben Diaz, Ake- De Bruyne, Rodry, Gudogan- Mahrez, Haaland, Grealish.
Leipzig: 4-2-3-1: Blazvich- Henriques, Orban, Guardiol, Halstenberg- Leimer, Campbell- Sobolsaj, Forsberg, Werner- Andre Silva.