Bournemouth vs Manchester City – Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

Published: February 23, 2023
Author: Josh Stewart
Last Updated: February 23, 2023

Bournemouth take on visitors Manchester City at Vitality Stadium in a Premier League tie this coming Saturday. Looking at the Premier League standings, the current difference between the sides is 31 points and 15 places.

Bournemouth vs Manchester City Stats

  • Bournemouth have conceded in 16 of the last 18 matches
  • In 10 of the last 11 Bournemouth matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • In 8 of the last 10 Bournemouth matches the sum of goals was under 2.5
  • Bournemouth have not won 9 of the last 10 matches
  • In the last 3 home matches in a row Bournemouth played, both teams scored
  • Manchester City have scored in 18 of the last 20 matches
  • In 10 of the last 12 Manchester City away matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • In the last 3 matches in a row Manchester City played, both teams scored
  • Manchester City have not lost 6 of the last 7 matches
  • Manchester City have won 5 of the last 7 matches

Bournemouth vs Manchester City Lineups

Bournemouth vs Manchester City Preview

Bournemouth have seen it all in their last three matches, which gave them four points. First, they went down 1-0 against Brighton, before picking up a 1-1 draw against Newcastle. Their latest match brought a 0-1 win in their encounter with Wolverhampton. Bournemouth just have a single home win to show from their efforts in the past six Premier League matches at the Vitality Stadium. They also drew two and lost three of these six encounters, in which they scored seven and conceded eight goals. Bournemouth are among the three lowest-scoring home teams in the Premier League this season after managing just 11 goals at the Vitality Stadium so far.

Manchester City are unbeaten in their previous three matches, winning 1-3 against Arsenal, before sharing the points in a 1-1 draw with Nottingham Forest. Another draw followed, this time 1-1 against RB Leipzig. Manchester City managed a decent return of three wins in their last six Premier League away matches, in which they scored nine while also conceding six times. They also experienced one draw and two defeats. Manchester City are among the two best away teams in the Premier League this season. They put six wins on the board, scoring 19 goals whilst also conceding 11.

Bournemouth vs Manchester City H2H

Their latest encounter was a belter of a game, which finished with a 4-0 scoreline. An uncommon result, but we would not mind a similar goal fest this coming Saturday. Manchester City have won all of their last 10 matches against Bournemouth, and the bookies have Manchester City up for another win at best price odds of 1.28.

Current Premier League Standings

Full Time Betting

Unsurprisingly, Manchester City are heavy favourites to win this match and will be fancied even more when you consider that Bournemouth have kept just one clean sheet at home in their last 10.

Both Teams to Score

Manchester City ended up winning 4-0 in the most recent meeting between these two rivals. Rest assured they have a similar outcome in mind at Vitality Stadium. In the past ten matches between home side Bournemouth and Manchester City, both teams found the back of the net four times. Best priced odds on both teams to score with the bookies are at 1.95.

Over/Under Tips

Over 3.5 goals came out six times in the past ten encounters between Bournemouth and Manchester City, with the former on an average of 0.4 goals a game. Manchester City scored 2.9 goals per game and both teams scored four times in this run. Over 2.5 goals happened in two of Bournemouth’s last ten matches across all tournaments. They pulled off an average of 0.5 goals during this run. Over 2.5 goals came up in five of Manchester City’s previous ten matches across all tournaments. They managed to score an average of 1.7 goals in these matches.


About Josh Stewart

Josh lives in Edinburgh, Scotland, and works as a website editor. He has previously worked for several prominent online sites and, as a former professional golfer, specialises in sports and iGaming. Josh has almost a decade of experience as a freelancer and has received excellent reviews from current and previous clients.