Prices from the bookmakers reflect the form put on show lately by these two opponents in the Premier League. Wolves could be in for a whacking, as The Sky Blues look to add three valuable points to their tally. The Sky Blues rank as number 1 in the table on 35 points after 15 matches. With 15 rounds behind them, Wolves have amassed 21 points and sit 8 in the Premier League.
Top side The Citizens will be hoping to inflict more misery on lowly placed Wolves this coming Saturday. The hosts simply should be able to bring far too much to the table for the visitors to have any say at Etihad Stadium.
The Sky Blues should be full of confidence, before their next assignment in the Premier League. They are able to show off very admirable numbers from their past 10 matches. The hosts scored 2.1 goals on average per match, or 21 goals in total. They allowed 8 goals against, for an average of 0.8 per outing. They clawed out 4 clean sheets along the way.
Wolves travel to their next Premier League match, averaging a lowly 1 goals per game in their last 10 matches. They scored a disappointing total of 10 goals, while also conceding 8 goals. That amounts to an average of 0.8 per game, in which they kept their opponents from scoring 4 times. Here at the predictions from the expert at BetFootball!
Facts and figures for Manchester City vs Wolves in Premier League.
- Manchester City has won the last 5 matches in a row;
- Manchester City has won in the last 7 of 8 matches;
- Manchester City scored in the last 12 of 14 matches;
- Total goals was OVER 2.5 in Manchester City's last 5 of 7 matches.
- Wolves did not win the last 3 matches in a row;
- Wolves did not win the last 3 matches in a row when playing away;
- Total goals was UNDER 3.5 in Wolves's last 6 of 8 matches;
- Total goals was UNDER 3.5 in Wolves's last 5 matches in the row.
Current form — Manchester City v. Wolves
Manchester City continue to collect points
Manchester City are looking to bounce back from a recent setback and get back to winning ways. In their last three matches, they first took out Aston Villa by 2-1, before downing Watford by 3-1. The winning streak came to an end against RB Leipzig, who ran out 2-1 winners.
Wolves paddling along.
It is not all bad, but it is not fantastic either for Wolves right now, with just 2 points from their last 3 matches. They first drew 0-0 against Norwich, followed by another draw. This time it ended 0-0 against Burnley, before going down in a 0-1 defeat against Liverpool.
Judging by the strong performances mentioned in the above, Manchester City seem in with a good shot of another win against Wolves. The bookmakers currently settle the price for at home win at 1.16. Should this price be too low, consider adding it to a nice accumulator. Does your betting strategy prefer the long shot? Then the odds for an away win are 15.00.
Manchester City v. Wolves — fixture history
The last time the pair played each other in the Premier League, back in March 2021, Manchester City collected all three points. Bear that in mind before you decide on an accumulator for the weekend, depending on your football betting strategy.
Manchester City head into their upcoming match against Wolves with a 60% winning record in recent Premier League meetings. In 10 encounters, that amounts to a 6-1-3 record for the home side, as they amassed a win rate of 30%.
Manchester City have had the upper hand against Wolves in their 10 most recent matches. They will look to assert their dominance once again on Saturday.
Current table in the Premier League
As the current Premier League standings shows us, the difference between the two teams is 14 points. Even though Wolves cannot overtake Manchester City in the league standings right away, they will surely look to reduce or at least maintain the current gap. Manchester City, who are now number 1 with 35 points, will do their part to widen the distance to their upcoming opponents this coming Saturday.
Top scorers markets
Looking at the goalscorer market, it would seem a good idea to side with Bernardo Silva. He is one of the Manchester City players, who is showing decent form right now. He managed to find the back of the net 5 times in his most recent outing. Surely, he will want to add more goals against Wolves.
The visitors will be looking to in-form Raul Jimenez to find the net once again, as he has been their main man recently. Raul Jimenez netted 2 goals for Wolves in their latest matches.