Author: Bharath Ram
Last Updated: January 2, 2020
Manchester City are up against Huddersfield at Etihad Stadium as they look to avoid a similar fate as last season. City were able to win the Premier League title in huge comfort but Pep Guardiola knows that the 2018-19 campaign will be much more competitive as teams find a way to play Manchester City. Huddersfield Town were able to survive in the Premier League and the club appear heading towards a difficult second season in the top flight. Follow all our predictions, free bets, football bets and betting tips below.
Betting Tips for the game
Manchester City were able to manage a 2-0 win over Arsenal in the opening game of the campaign. Previously, the club had won the Community Shield by beating Chelsea with a similar score.
Huddersfield’s opening league match of the campaign ended in huge disappointment with the team conceding three against Chelsea. Despite David Wagner spending substantial money in the summer, Huddersfield were unable to make any impact in the game.
The recent game between Huddersfield and Manchester City was quite memorable as the former picked up a goalless draw at Etihad Stadium before managing to stay up in the division. Our betting tips and predictions expect a win for Manchester City.
[bet_tip_now stars_1_2_3=”3″ block_title=”Prediction and betting tip:”]Manchester City win at 1.10[/bet_tip_now]
Huddersfield are at a whopping price of 26.00 for a victory in the game. Even though Huddersfield did pick up an unlikely draw at Etihad Stadium last season, they are unlikely to come anywhere close to that result. Manchester City will be motivated of the two to pick up the victory, while Huddersfield will be largely looking to stop the opposition from playing. The defensive tactics from Huddersfield is likely to end up producing a lot of frustration for City, but they have enough ability to get through the problem. Our preview would back a win for Manchester City.
[bet_tip_now stars_1_2_3=”3″ block_title=”Match Prediction:”]Manchester City win at 1.10[/bet_tip_now]
Manchester City vs Huddersfield Town draw odds: 13.00
Huddersfield Town win odds: 26.00
Correct Score odds
City have been unable to score beyond two goals in the first two competitive matches of the season. The creative quality within the City team is of paramount importance against a team that will have all 11 players in their own half. The absence of some key players like Kevin De Bruyne will hit City in this regard. Our correct score prediction would go with a 2-0 win for Manchester City.
[bet_tip_now stars_1_2_3=”3″ block_title=”Correct Score Prediction:”]Manchester City 2-0 win at 7.00[/bet_tip_now]
Over/Under 2.5 Goals odds
Surprisingly, City have been unable to hit a strong attacking form in recent games. The game against Arsenal saw a more individualistic approach from certain City players when faced with good opportunities. All these are likely to lead to a low scoring match, according to our total goals prediction.
[bet_tip_now stars_1_2_3=”3″ block_title=”Goals odds and prediction:”]Total goals under 2.5 at 1.33[/bet_tip_now]
First Goalscorer odds
Sergio Aguero has averaged a goal per game against Huddersfield and the stellar qualities of the Argentine forward will be key towards breaking the deadlock in this match. Our first goalscorer prediction would back Aguero.
[bet_tip_now stars_1_2_3=”3″ block_title=”First goalscorer prediction:”]Sergio Aguero at 3.10[/bet_tip_now]
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