Champions League 2021/22: Manchester City vs PSG | Match Prediction and Preview
The most anticipated game of the week will be played on Wednesday when reigning Premier League champions, Manchester City host PSG. Sportco provides an in-depth preview of the clash at the Etihad Stadium on Wednesday evening.
The reigning Premier League champions will once again continue their quest for elusive Champions League when they face off PSG. The Citizens have been decent this season and will be eyeing the last 16 spot when they host Ligue 1 giants.
PSG has played a dull football in past fixtures. However, they have been lucky enough to eke out victories, and their dreadful trio Messi, Neymar, and Mbappe are yet to hit the strides.
Manchester City vs PSG: Head-to-Head
|28 Sep 2021||PSG 2-0 Manchester City||Champions League|
|04 May 2021||Manchester City 2-0 PSG||Champions League|
|28 Apr 2021||PSG 1-2 Manchester City||Champions League|
|12 Apr 2016||Manchester City 1-0 PSG||Champions League|
|06 Apr 2016||PSG 2-2 Manchester City||Champions League|
Manchester City vs PSG: Form Guide Preview
Manchester City: L-L-W-W-W
Manchester City vs PSG: Trivia
- Bayern Munich and Manchester City are the only clubs to have scored most goals in Champions League. Bayern (17) City (15)
- PSG have won only once against English side in last six fixtures
- PSG are winless their last three away UCL games
Manchester City vs PSG: Flashback
Manchester City vs PSG: Predicted XI
Manchester City: Ederson; Walker, Dias, Laporte, Cancelo; Silva, Rodri, Gundogan; Mahrez, Jesus, Foden
Paris Saint-Germain: Navas; Hakimi, Marquinhos, Kimpembe, Mendes; Verratti, Gueye, Wijnaldum; Messi, Mbappe, Neymar
Manchester City vs PSG: Prediction
This will be a close encounter between the two giants. PSG have now assembled one of the ferocious squad this year who can outclass any team.
The French giants desperately want to win their first-ever Champions League, and it looks like they might accomplish this plan in this campaign. Despite PSG have been mundane in their previous fixture, their porous defense has been a significant concern.
While Manchester City are without a striker, but team effort has been paying off. Pep Guardiola’s men will want to give a standout performance going into this game. Although PSG has a better squad, and they can pull off a victory.