The match of 15th round between Manchester City и Newcastle took place at City of Manchester Stadium on 26 December 2020, Saturday. Referee - Andre Marriner.
The last meeting of these teams took place more than a month ago (8 July 2020) and ended with the victory of Manchester City with a score 5-0.
The distance between the teams in the league table is 5 points.
Manchester City takes the 8th position in the league table with 23 points. This is the 13th of 38 team game in the tournament.
The difference with the nearest team on top is 1 point (Manchester City can score 75 points). In addition, the distance from the TOP-4 is 3 points (75 points are possible). The nearest pursuer is 1 point lower and has the opportunity to score 78 points additionally. The goal difference is 19:12. Manchester City has the best defensive record in the league.
Newcastle takes the 12th position in the league table with 18 points. This is the 13th of 38 team game in the tournament.
The difference with the nearest team on top is 2 points (Newcastle can score 75 points). The distance from the bottom league record is 16 points. The nearest pursuer has the same number of points with Newcastle and can score 72 points. The goal difference is 17:22.
Manchester City Stats
Manchester City has won all of 5 recent matches.
The team scored 23 points оn its own field in 10 last matches, with the following results 7 wins, 2 draws and 1 loss. The difference between scored and conceded goals is 23-8. The average number of goals is 2.3. The average number of cards in 10 last matches is 2.5.
Leading players in the last 15 matches in all tournaments: Ferran Torres (4), Raheem Sterling (4), Riyad Mahrez (4), Phil Foden (3), Gabriel Jesus (3), Ilkay Guendogan (2), Kyle Walker (1).
Sidelined players: Philippe Sandler Eric García
Newcastle could not win in the last 5 matches, with 3 losses and 2 draws.
The team scored 14 points when playing away in 10 last matches, with the following results 4 wins, 2 draws и 4 losses. The difference between scored and conceded goals is 16-13. The average number of goals is 1.6. The average number of cards in 10 last matches is 2.7.
Leading players in the last 15 matches in all tournaments: Callum Wilson (8), Joelinton (3), Jacob Murphy (3), Miguel Almiron (2), Jonjo Shelvey (2), Isaac Hayden (1), Jamaal Lascelles (1).
Sidelined players: Allan Saint Maximin