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Odds: Top three candidates to win the Champions League

With the summer transfer window finally complete, the main European leagues underway and the official draw for the group stages of the UEFA Champions League announced, 32 teams are set to take their chances at winning the most important club trophy in the world.  Here's a closer look at the main candidates to come out on top in one of the most anticipated editions of the UCL in recent years. PSG After what has been dubbed the best transfer window ever, PSG is…
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Tough start for City as 2021-22 Premier League schedule released

Manchester City will have a tough opening couple of weeks to the 2021-22 Premier League season as the schedule was published on Wednesday. The defending champions begin their campaign with a trip to Tottenham Hotspur, whose new manager will be taking charge of the North London club in a competitive match for the first time. City then host newly promoted Norwich City, whom they lost one of their fixtures against in 2019-20 when the Canaries were last in the topflight.…
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Man City vs Chelsea: Betting preview ahead of Champions League final

The season finale is upon us as Manchester City take on Chelsea in an all-English Champions League final on Saturday night. Manchester City have already wrapped-up the Premier League title and the League Cup so they are gunning for a memorable treble in Portugal this weekend. Pep Guardiola's side ended the domestic campaign with a resounding 5-0 victory over Everton on Sunday which ensured they finished 12 points clear of rivals Manchester United at the top of the table. However,…
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Chelsea stars aiming to avoid Terry-like slip in Champions League final

Chelsea head into the Champions League final against Manchester City on Saturday aiming to lift the prestigious trophy for the second time in their history. The Blues’ solitary success in the competition came in 2012, when they famously defeated Bayern Munich in their own stadium after a penalty shoot-out. The victory compensated for the misery suffered by the club four years earlier, in a final that is firmly etched into Champions League folklore. The clash between Chelsea and Manchester United…
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Bayern Munich and Man City among favourites to win Champions League

Bayern Munich remain the bookmakers’ favourites to win the 2020-21 UEFA Champions League following Monday’s draw. The defending champions have been drawn up against Lazio in the second round, with the first leg taking place in February. The champions of Germany are currently 11/4 favourites with leading bookmakers. Lazio progressed from Group F with 10 points, behind Borussia Dortmund. Club Brugge and Zenit St Petersburg were the other sides in the group. Simone Inzaghi’s side were impressive in finishing fourth…
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Can Pep Guardiola Win Manchester City the Champions League?

Despite being the most successful English team of the last decade, Manchester City seem unable to achieve European success. Between 2010 and 2019, the Citizens lifted more domestic silverware than any other club, claiming a total of 16 trophies, as per Manchester City’s official website.   However, under the likes of Manuel Pellegrini, Pep Guardiola, and Roberto Mancini, a Champions League trophy has yet to be added to the collection. So, is the former Barcelona and Bayern Munich manager the…
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How a shortened Champions League would suit Manchester City

The idea of playing a quick-fire mini tournament to end this season’s Champions League might seem daunting to some clubs, but it’s an option that could suit Manchester City more than most. The Champions League has currently been halted due to the Coronavirus. However, the idea of playing the semi-finals and final over just four days in Istanbul has been discussed. City are already considered the favourites with most UK football betting sites like 888Sport with 3/1 odds to secure…
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Liverpool 2020 v Manchester City 2018 position breakdown

Liverpool’s defeat at the hands of Watford means that their quest for an invincible season is over, but their surge towards their first Premier League crown is all but assured. Jurgen Klopp’s men boast a huge lead over Manchester City. The quest now for the Reds is to try to beat City’s record points’ tally of 100 earned in the 2017/18 campaign in Pep Guardiola’s second season at the Etihad Stadium. Their recent wobble aside, Liverpool have a strong chance…
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Manchester City could hand further misery on Jose Mourinho’s Tottenham

Inconsistent Tottenham Hotspur could fall as many as nine points outside of the Champions League places this weekend as they place host to in-form Manchester City in their new stadium on Sunday. Jose Mourinho’s side ended a four-game winless streak with a late victory over Norwich City in their last Premier League game, leaving them six points behind Chelsea, who sit in fourth. Their West London rivals face a tough game themselves this weekend when they visit Leicester City in…
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Man Utd vs Wolves preview, team news, key stats and prediction

Manchester United vs Wolverhampton Wanderers Premier League 2019/20 1st February, 17:30pm BST Old Trafford, Manchester Manchester United vs Wolves preview Only goal difference separates Manchester United and Wolverhampton Wanderers heading into Saturday evening’s Premier League matchup at Old Trafford. The Red Devils sit in fifth, six points behind Chelsea, whilst Wolves are in seventh, also behind Tottenham Hotspur with the inferior goal difference. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side enjoyed a 6-0 thrashing of Tranmere Rovers in the FA Cup last weekend,…
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