Manchester City vs Wolves – Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

Published: January 20, 2023
Author: Josh Stewart
Last Updated: January 20, 2023

The Premier League game at Etihad Stadium on Sunday will see visitors Wolves facing home side Manchester City. A look at the Premier League standings shows that 25 points and 14 places currently separate the two teams.

Manchester City vs Wolves Stats

  • Manchester City have won 20 of the last 22 home matches while scoring more than 1.5 goals
  • Manchester City have scored in the last 25 home matches in a row
  • Manchester City have won 20 of the last 22 home matches
  • Manchester City have not lost 25 of the last 27 home matches
  • Manchester City have scored in 12 of the last 13 matches
  • In the last 8 away matches in a row Wolverhampton played, both teams scored
  • Wolverhampton have conceded in the last 10 away matches in a row
  • Wolverhampton have not won 13 of the last 15 away matches
  • Wolverhampton have scored in the last 8 away matches in a row
  • Wolverhampton have scored in 11 of the last 13 matches

Manchester City vs Wolves Lineups

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In their last three games, Manchester City lost 2-0 against Southampton and got defeated 2-1 by Manchester United, before winning 4-2 against Tottenham. Manchester City won four of their previous six Premier League games at the Etihad Stadium. They both drew and lost once, as they conceded seven and scored 15 goals. Manchester City firing away with 35 goals so far this season at home, making them the highest-scoring home team in the Premier League. They also conceded 12 goals.

16th-placed Wolves added four points to their collection in their last three matches, which began with a 1-1 draw with Nottingham Forest. A 1-0 win against West Ham followed, before a 0-1 defeat against Liverpool in their most recent match. Wolves only have one paltry win to show from the last six away games in the Premier League. In these six matches, they drew two and lost three as well as being outscored by ten goals to five. Wolves have proved themselves generous visitors in the Premier League this season, conceding 13 goals so far. This leaves them with the worst defensive record of all teams from their away matches.

Manchester City vs Wolves H2H

Manchester City clattered Wolves by 3-0 and 5-1, the last two times they faced off. Manchester City had a decent reading on Wolves lately, with a 7-1-2 advantage. They are going into this match with very fond memories of their latest meeting, in which Manchester City hammered their way to a 3-0 win. The bookmakers have the hosts to win this match at the best price odds of 1.20.

Current Premier League Standings

Full Time Betting

Etihad Stadium witnessed Manchester City winning eight times in their last 10 matches here, whilst drawing one and losing one as well. Wolves claimed two wins, four draws and four defeats in their last 10 games away. It seems Wolves need to score at least twice to win an away game, as they failed to keep a single clean sheet in their last 10 away from home. This will leave Manchester City feeling optimistic about their prospects, as they kept three clean sheets in their last 10 home games.

Both Teams to Score

Wolves were outclassed by Manchester City in their two previous matches, with the latter winning 3-0 and 5-1. Both teams found the back of the net five times in the past ten matches between home side Manchester City and Wolves. Best-priced odds on BTTS with the bookies are at 2.05.

Over/Under Tips

Over 2.5 goals happened six times in the past ten encounters between Manchester City and Wolves, with Manchester City scoring 2.4 goals on average per game. Wolves averaged 0.9 goals, while both teams scored five times. Manchester City scored an average of two goals in their last ten matches in which over 2.5 goals happened six times. Over 2.5 goals came up in four of Wolves’ previous ten matches across all tournaments. They managed to score an average of 1.7 goals in these matches.

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