Southampton (33 PTS) vs. Manchester City (65 PTS)
English Premier League: Wednesday, March 10th at 1:00 PM
The Line: Manchester City -560 / Southampton +1400 -- Over/Under: 3 Click to Get Latest Betting Odds
Manchester City and Southampton face off on Wednesday in an English Premier League showdown at the City of Manchester Stadium.
Manchester City comes into this game sitting in 1st place in the standings having picked up 65 points so far this year. Manchester City has found a whole lot of success, this season, but they are coming off a loss in their last game against Manchester United. Manchester City gave up a penalty in the second minute, which led to a goal and the offense couldn’t get anything going as they were defeated 2-0. This is an offense that hasn’t really had issues this season, so the lack of scoring was a bit shocking in the last game. Man City on the season has scored 56 goals while their defense has given up 19 goals total. İlkay Gündoğan has been the best player for Manchester City this season putting in 11 goals and adding another assist.
On the other side of this matchup is Southampton who currently sits in 14th place in the standings having picked up 33rd points so far this season. Southampton has struggled this season especially as of late, but they are coming off a win in their last game. In the last game against Sheffield United, Southampton put up two goals and that led to a 2-0 victory. Southampton had 15 shots in the first game, with seven shots on target Southampton has put 33 goals in the back of the net while their defense has given up 44 goals total. Danny Ings has been the best player for Southampton putting eight goals in the back of the net. James Ward-Prowse has also been good for the team putting six goals in the back of net and adding five assists.
Manchester City struggled in the last game, but they are going to turn it around in this game. Look for Manchester City to get out to a fast start, and they will have no issue getting the job done. Back Manchester City -2.5.