Manchester City host Liverpool at the Etihad Stadium in the top of the table Premier League 2021-22 clash on Sunday, April 9. The match is set to begin at 9:00 PM IST.
With only a solitary point separating leaders Man City from Liverpool, the result of the weekend’s game will be a vital turning point in deciding the course of the remaining tenure.
Manchester City vs Liverpool odds for Premier League 2021-22
Manchester City: 2.04
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Manchester City vs Liverpool recent form
League leaders Manchester City have won three of their last five Premier League matches. During this time, the team has lost once, 3-2 to Tottenham, and were also held to a 0-0 draw against Crystal Palace. These two results have effectively put a dent in their title-winning aspirations.
Liverpool, on the other hand, have been in scorching form of late, winning each of their last five league outings while scoring at least two goals in four of them.
Manchester City: W, D, W, W, L
Liverpool: W, W, W, W, W
Manchester City vs Liverpool head-to-head
During the Premier League era, Manchester City and Liverpool have squared off on as many as 49 occasions, with the Cityzens winning 11 while Liverpool claiming victories in 20 outings. A total of 18 matches have been drawn.
Interestingly enough, two of their last three matches have ended without a winner. Furthermore, Liverpool’s last victory over Manchester City dates back to November 2019 when goals from Fabinho, Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane guided the Reds to a 3-1 win at Anfield.
Manchester City vs Liverpool prediction for Premier League 2021-22
Regardless of the current run of form, the fact remains that City have lost only one of their last 12 Premier League home matches to Liverpool. That defeat came in November 2015. This mostly explains why City have better odds than Liverpool.
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