Manchester Metropolis will look to increase their lead on the high of the desk and add to their successful run after they face Brentford within the Premier League tonight.
The Premier League leaders defeated Leicester 6-3 in a Boxing Day thriller final outing and victory on the Brentford Group Stadium would make it 10 wins a row for Pep Guardiola’s facet.
Brentford have received their previous two dwelling matches within the Premier League – following victories over Everton and Watford – however have been defeated by Brighton final outing.
Thomas Frank’s facet, who noticed two matches postponed this month as a consequence of Covid-19, are coping with a prolonged damage listing as they put together to face Metropolis for the primary time since 1997.
Right here’s all it is advisable know earlier than the match tonight.
When is it?
The match will kick-off at 20:15 GMT on Wednesday 29 December on the Brentford Group Stadium.
How can I watch?
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Brentford have a variety of damage issues, with Kristoffer Ajer, Rico Henry, David Raya, Mathias Jorgensen, Charlie Goode, Vitaly Janelt, Bryan Mbeumo and Joshua Dasilva all both uncertain or dominated out. Christian Norgaard can also be out as a consequence of suspension.
Rodri, Kyle Walker and John Stones have been all lacking for the Boxing Day win over Leicester however might return right here. Guardiola is for certain to make modifications, with Phil Foden and Jack Grealish doubtlessly in line for a recall.
Brentford: Fernandez; Pinnock, Jansson, Sorensen; Canos, Jensen, Onyeka, Ghoddos, Thompson; Wissa, Toney
Man Metropolis: Ederson; Cancelo, Laporte, Dias, Zinchenko; Fernandinho, Gundogan, Bernardo; Foden, Grealish, Jesus
Man Metropolis: 1/7
Again Metropolis’s power in depth to come back to the fore, and Foden and Grealish to make optimistic contributions on their returns, in a snug away win. Brentford 0-3 Manchester CIty