PSG welcome Manchester City for what is the 1st leg in the Semi Finals of the Champions League. The match will kick off on Wednesday at Parc des Princes.
It has been an impressive tournament so far for PSG, who aims to make good use of opening the Semi Finals at home. With 4 wins and just 1 defeat in their past 6 Champions League matches few teams fancy going up against PSG. Manchester City are brimming with confidence arriving at this match on the back of 5 wins and no defeats in 6 matches in the Champions League.
Manchester City is expected to have the upper hand, but PSG will surely grab any chance they get of achieving the best possible result. Avoiding any kind of defeat would keep the door open before they head into the return match at Manchester City’s.
Stats and facts for PSG and Manchester City.
- PSG scored in the last 43 of 45 matches;
- PSG conceded in the last 9 of 11 matches;
- Total goals was OVER 3.5 in PSG’s last 4 of 6 matches;
- Both teams scored in PSG’s last 6 of 8 matches.
- Manchester City has won the last 5 matches in a row;
- Manchester City unbeaten the last 10 matches in a row;
- Manchester City unbeaten the last 9 matches in a row when playing away;
- Manchester City has won in the last 9 of 10 matches.
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Form PSG vs Manchester City
The form of both teams is one of the biggest things to consider before placing a bet on the upcoming game.
PSG continue to sparkle.
PSG keep brushing aside all resistance claiming yet another win to their collection last time out. In their previous 3 matches The Parisians won 3-2 against Saint-Etienne and went on to a 5-0 win against Angers. Their latest match served up a 3-1 win against Metz.
PSG qualified from the Round of Quarter Finals in dramatic fashion needing extra time to knock out Bayern München. With an aggregate score of 3-3 PSG sealed their place on the away goals rule.
Manchester City keep on winning.
Manchester City enter this match on a really fine note as past weeks have brought a very acceptable 12 points out of a possible 18. In their previous 3 matches Manchester City went down 1-0 in a match against Chelsea and went on to a 2-1 win against Aston Villa. Their latest match served up a 1-0 win against Tottenham.
Manchester City arrive at this match following 2 wins and a 4-2 aggregate score against B. Dortmund in the Round of Quarter Finals.
In a match between two sides performing almost identical in recent weeks, we still favor The Sky Blues to first make a breakthrough.
PSG v Manchester City Fixture History
The fixture history of the two teams delivers good insights that are worth considering before placing a bet on the upcoming game.
The Citizens have the edge
Manchester City will face off against PSG for the first time in 5 years in the Champions League. The last meeting between the two dates back to 12th April 16 when Manchester City won 1-0 on home turf at Etihad Stadium. PSG go into their upcoming match against Manchester City with a 0-1-1 record in recent meetings in the Champions League.
Full Time Betting
Following odds are available for this match with the bookmakers: The Parisians to win pays out at 3.30, the best prize for a draw is 3.75, while an away win for The Sky Blues returns you odds 2.10. PSG won 6 of their last 10 home league games whereas Manchester City lost 1 of their last 10 away league games.
The chance of both teams to score (BTTS) in this match is as high as 67%, judging by the odds on offer with the bookmakers. This equals a decent payout of odds 1.50 if you wish to place a bet on BTTS. Accordingly betting on a “NO” in the BTTS market pays out at odds 2.55. The last 10 home league games for PSG averaged 2.5 goals per game with BTTS paying out 3 of these last 10 matches. In the previous 10 away league games for Manchester City the average total goals were 2.3 with 4 of these 10 matches seeing BTTS.
The chance of this match going over 2.5 goals is as high as 61% judging by the odds on offer with the bookmakers. This amounts to a payout of odds 1.65 if you wish to place a bet on OVER 2.5 goals. Accordingly, betting on under 2.5 goals pays out at odds 2.25. PSG’s last 10 home league games saw an average of 2.5 goals per match. 6 of PSG’s last 10 home matches had over 2.5 goals. Manchester City’s last 10 away league games averaged 2.3 goals per game. 5 of Manchester City’s last 10 away matches went over 2.5 goals.