Manchester City vs FC Basel Match Prediction – Who Will Win The Match – 7, 03, 2018
Manchester City is going to face the FC Basel in the Champions League which will be played on March 7. Here we have the Manchester City vs FC Basel Match Prediction for you. Check out all the betting odds, predictions and a complete match analysis.
This match is going to be very exciting but for the Manchester City match it will be a ticket to the quarter finals. Manchester City is on the brink of qualification to the UEFA Champions League quarter-finals as they are going to face the FC Basel in the Etihad Stadium.
Manchester City vs FC Basel Match Details
Here we have the match details for you
– When: Match will be played on March 7, 2018
– Where: at Etihad Stadium (home match for Manchester City)
– Start Time: The match is scheduled to start at 7:45 pm.
Manchester City and FC Basel Match Analysis
Well, if you see both the teams will look to win the match. Manchester City will be playing at home and they will make sure that they qualify for the Champions League quarter final after winning this match. On the other hand, the FC Basel will be looking to avoid the hammering they took in their last outing against the Manchester City.
There will be loads of pressure on the FC Basel side as they will be playing away match against a strong side. FC Basel has lost their last match against the Manchester City miserably. So, they will be hoping to put up a great show this time around.
Manchester City vs FC Basel Team Comparison
So, here we have the team comparison of both the sides. Manchester City is no doubt oozing with confidence and their performance so far in the UEFE Champions League is really great and they haven’t put a step wrong so far. They have won four of their last five matches and they have thrashed the FC Basle by 4-0 in their last outing in the Switzerland.
On the other hand, FC Basel run so far in the tournament hasn’t been that good. They have last four of their last five matches and they are clearly the underdogs in their match against Manchester City. They will be hoping against hope to win this match against the Manchester City.
Manchester City Home Side Advantage
It seems that everything is going in the Manchester City way so far. They will be playing against the FC Basel at home soil and with home crowd and conditions advantage on their side, the Manchester City will have a clear edge going into this match.
They will make full use of the home conditions also beating a side at their home soil is always a tough task. For a side like FC Basle which has lost four of their last five matches and have been defeated by the same side by 4-0, it will not be easy for them. In this season, Manchester City has scored at an average of 2.59 per match at home.
Manchester City in Their Last 6 Matches
Manchester City is currently top of the points table and they have been performing brilliantly in the season so far. In their last six outings, the Manchester City has won four of the last six matches. They have lost only once in their last six matches.
They are in a really great form and the team is gelling up together very well. The team combination and the plan implementation everything is spot on so far. They have scored 16 goals in the last six matches and which clearly shows how strong their attacking game is. They have conceded only three goals and their defensive game isn’t that bad at all.
FC Basel In Their Last 6 Matches
On the other hand, FC Basel performance isn’t that good as compared to that of MC. They have lost three and won three out of the last six games. So, their overall performance in the season is pretty satisfactory but they will have to perform really well if they want to win the match against the Manchester City.
Last Champions League Result
Basel 0-4 MAN CITY – Ilkay Gundogan (2), Bernardo Silva, Sergio Aguero
BASEL 0-4 Man City
Head-to-head: Basel 0-4 Man City
Manchester City vs FC Basel Match Prediction – Who Will Win?
So, here we have the final verdict of Manchester City vs FC Basel match prediction. Keeping in mind all the previous matches results and teams performance so far it seems that Manchester City has an upper hand going into the match.
No doubt, the Manchester City team is really strong on paper and beating this is not east and that too at home. So, the chances for the FC Basel to win the match are not that bright but they will use every trick in their box to put up a fight against the Manchester City.
Another point that clearly gives us a message that Manchester City will win the match is their recent run in the tournament. They are well aware that a win here will confirm a place in the quarter finals and that’s what they will be playing for. They will do whatever it takes to win this match and their home crowd will definitely support them too.
Final Verdict: Manchester City will win the match.