Brighton are winless in their last four matches and are placed eight in the standings with 15 points from ten games.
Pep Guardiola will be looking for a quick response from his Manchester City squad when they play host to Brighton & Hove Albion in the Premier League. The Saturday evening contest at the Etihad Stadium will see Manchester City as clear favourites. They deserve to have the favourites tag thanks to their impressive run in the Premier League of late. This season, they have suffered only one defeat till now and it was in their last match against Liverpool at Anfield.
|Manchester City vs Brighton & Hove Albion||Key Details|
|Date||22nd September, 2022|
|Kickoff time India||7:30 pm|
|Kickoff time United Kingdom||3 pm|
Hence, Manchester City will be eager to bounce back from that setback quickly when they welcome Brighton to the Etihad. Their loss at Anfield was the second successive time they have failed to score a goal. Prior to losing to the Reds, Man City played out a goalless draw at Copenhagen in the Champions League. They are currently sitting second in the Premier League table with 23 points from 10 matches and are four points behind leaders Arsenal. Meanwhile, Brighton are winless in their last four matches and are placed eight in the standings with 15 points from ten games.
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Prior to their defeat against Liverpool, Manchester City’s record this season has been impressive. They were almost unstoppable and were scoring goals for fun, thanks to Erling Haaland’s brilliance up front. Manchester City were equally impressive at home, as teams have struggled to break them down. They also have an excellent record against Brighton at Etihad Stadium. These two sides have played each other only five times on this ground and Man City won them all.
|Total matches at Etihad Stadium in Premier League||5|
|Manchester City won||5|
|Brighton & Hove Albion won||–|
|Total Manchester City goals||13|
|Total Brighton & Hove Albion goal||1|
|Biggest Manchester City win||4-0 (2019)|
|Last 5 Matches||Score|
|Manchester City beat Brighton & Hove Albion||3-0|
|Brighton & Hove Albion lose to Manchester City||1-4|
|Brighton & Hove Albion beat Manchester City||3-2|
|Manchester City beat Brighton & Hove Albion||1-0|
|Brighton & Hove Albion lose to Manchester City||0-5|