One thing is that disastrous draw against Everton in the previous round made the gap between Man City and Arsenal at that time widened to 7 points.
And now however, with Arsenal just being held back by Newcastle, t
Also be noted that the Green Man will have the opportunity to shorten the gap to 5 points.
Chelsea vs Man City EPL match
Pep Guardiola’s team is having a very good force.
Now know that only Laporte and Ruben Dias remained friends with the stretcher.
Meanwhile, the other pillars are in the best physical condition. World champion, Julian Alvarez has also reunited with Man City.
On the opposite side, coach Graham Potter is increasingly seeing the harshness of holding a big team. Chelsea has just had an unfavorable start to 2023 (like Man City).
The Blues were held by the team in the last group (Nottingham Forest) with a score of 0-0.
Potter’s Chelsea has only won 1/7 matches in the English Premier League and is struggling in 10th place in the rankings.
After this match only 3 days, the two teams will continue to meet in the FA Cup. However, at the moment, perhaps this match is more prioritized for both.
Chelsea force information : N’Golo Kante, Edouard Mendy and Armando Broja long-term absences. Ben Chilwell hasn’t returned either, but Loftus-Cheek has been training with his teammates.
Man City: Aymeric Laporte and Ruben Dias have not recovered. Julian Alvarez is also back.