Welcome to the 20th Premier League prediction weekend here at BettingTips.net. As always, our team of dedicated experts have studied the facts, the figures and kept up with team news in order to bring you the very best Premier League tips, betting info and predictions.
For our Premier League predictions today, we’re taking a look at the bookend clash, as table toppers Manchester City host all-but-doomed bottom place Sheffield United. There’s certainly a big girth in quality between these sides, but we aim to bring you the best Premier League tips and predictions for this game.
Manchester City’s blistering form now means that they have notched up 11 straight wins, dating back to their 1-1 draw against West Brom back on December 15. With their games in hand now having all been played, Manchester City find themselves at the Premier League’s summit for the first time this season, with just one point more than their cross-city rivals. Many thought that City’s lack of a proper target man up front would cause them problems, but that doesn’t seem to be the case as Pep’s side have scored a whopping 14 goals in their last four games.
Given that they sit bottom of the able with just five points so far this season, most Premier League predictions have all but confirmed Sheffield United’s relegation already. It’s been a horrible season for Chris Wilder, especially as their performances haven’t bee too bad on occasion. They’ve kept scorelines modest, but their problems have been at other end of the park. All that being said, the Blades are on a bit of a run at the moment, having won three our of their last four – thorough only one of those wins was in the Premier League against out of form Newcastle.
Not nice reading for Blades fans here, as they haven’t recorded a single competitive win against Manchester City in the Premier League era – and that includes the 93/94 season long before Manchester City had money. There is some consolation for Sheffield United’s Premier League predictions here, as City aren’t exactly free scoring against the Blades, with four of their five wins having ended 1-0 – and the exception being a 2-0 win. Both of the draws between the sides have ended 0-0. This leaves Sheffield United with the rather bleak stat that they’ve never scored against Manchester City in the Premier League.
Below we’ve provided you with the results from the last five matches between these two sides as well as three interesting statistical highlights that have had an influence on our Premier League prediction weekend. We’ve used this information and more to bring you this weekend’s tips.
Having analysed the above information, you won’t be surprised to hear that our Premier LEague predictions today point to a City win on Saturday.
The majority of experts will be giving Manchester City the win just for showing up, which is reflected in the bookies odds of 1.17 for a City win and odds for 15 for Sheffield United upset. We also seeing it going this way, of course, however don’t see it being another goalfest display from City like we’ve seen of late. Sheffield United aren’t on a bad run by their standards and will likely dig deep to try and keep City at bay for as long as possible. However, at the end of the day either one of the in form players Ilky Gündoğan or Raheem Sterling with some help from a bit of KDB magic. We’re look at the head to head record to bring you our tips for today here, which is to back a Draw/Home Win at odds of 4 with Bet365.