Bournemouth vs. Manchester City: Premier League Preview
Manchester City F.C. (5th in Premier League) have never lost to A.F.C. Bournemouth (14th in Premier League) in an EPL match, winning 7 and drawing 2.
Manchester City F.C. have won all 3 of their English Premier League matches against A.F.C. Bournemouth, scoring 13 goals and conceding once.
A.F.C. Bournemouth have gone 4 matches without a EPL win at home since beating Leicester City 1-0 on 13 December (D2, L2).
A.F.C. Bournemouth are yet to win in 2017 in all competitions (D2, L4). They could remain winless in their opening 6 EPL matches of a calendar year for the first time since 1960 in the 3rd tier.
Eddie Howe’s side have conceded 16 English Premier League goals in 2017, 4 more than any other side.
They have 26 points after 24 league matches, two fewer than at this stage of last season.
Only Southampton (17) have lost more points from a winning position than A.F.C. Bournemouth (15) in the EPL this season.
Manchester City F.C. are unbeaten in 4 matches in all competitions since their 4-0 defeat by Everton (W3, D1).
They have only lost 2 of their last 9 EPL matches, although both defeats have come in their last 3 away from home matches.
Gabriel Jesus has scored in each of his first 2 league starts for Man City. The only players to score on their first 3 English Premier League starts for the club are Emmanuel Adebayor (4 in 2009) and Kevin de Bruyne (3 in 2015).
De Bruyne has provided a league-high 9 assists this EPL campaign, although he hasn’t provided one since the 2-1 home win against Arsenal on 18 December.
They have won 10 of the 12 matches Willy Caballero has started in all competitions this season (D1, L1), compared to 11 out of 23 when Claudio Bravo has started as goalkeeper (D6, L6).
Manchester City F.C. have never lost to A.F.C. Bournemouth in a league match, winning 7 and drawing 2.
A.F.C. Bournemouth have lost all 3 of their English Premier League matches against Manchester City F.C, scoring once and conceding 13 goals.
The English Premier League record for goals scored by a club against an opponent in the first 4 matches against them is Manchester United against Bradford City, who scored 17 goals against the Bantams between 1999 and 2001.
A.F.C. Bournemouth have conceded 4 or more goals in their last 3 EPL matches against the Citizens. The last team to do so in 4 consecutive EPL matches against an opponent was Watford against Everton between 1984 and 1985.
A.F.C. Bournemouth have lost all 3 of their English Premier League matches on a Monday without scoring a goal, while Manchester City F.C. have won 10 of their last 13 (L3) played on a Monday.
Raheem Sterling’s first English Premier League hat-trick came against A.F.C. Bournemouth in October 2015, helping Man City to a 5-1 victory at the Etihad Stadium. Sterling has notched 4 goals in 2 English Premier League matches against them, averaging a goal every 42 minutes.
Gabriel Jesus has scored in both of his first 2 English Premier League starts for Manchester City F.C. The only players to score on their first 3 English Premier League starts for the club are Emmanuel Adebayor (4 in 2009) and Kevin de Bruyne (3 in 2015).
Gabriel Jesus is averaging a goal or assist every 47 minutes in his English Premier League career so far, scoring 3 goals and assisting once in 188 minutes of action.
Results of each team last 5 matches across all leagues and competitions
|Bournemouth last 5 matches (most recent first):|
|Manchester City last 5 matches (most recent first):|
|01/02/17||(a)West Ham United||0-4||W|
Last time they met: Manchester City 4-0 Bournemouth
Other fixtures taking place this week in the English Premier League Fixtures:
|February 13, 2017|
|AFC Bournemouth||21:00||Manchester City|
|February 25, 2017|
|West Bromwich Albion||16:00||AFC Bournemouth|
|Watford||18:30||West Ham United|
|February 26, 2017|
|Tottenham Hotspur||14:30||Stoke City|
|Manchester City||15:15||Manchester United|
|February 27, 2017|
|March 4, 2017|
|Manchester United||13:30||AFC Bournemouth|
|West Bromwich Albion||16:00||Crystal Palace|
|Leicester City||16:00||Hull City|
|March 5, 2017|
English Premier League Table
|8||West Bromwich Albion||25||10||7||8||34||31||+3||37|
|10||West Ham United||25||9||5||11||34||43||-9||32|
Latest English Premier League Results
|February 12, 2017|
|Swansea City||2 - 0||Leicester City|
|Burnley||1 - 1||Chelsea|
|February 11, 2017|
|Liverpool||2 - 0||Tottenham Hotspur|
|Middlesbrough||0 - 0||Everton|
|Manchester United||2 - 0||Watford|
|Stoke City||1 - 0||Crystal Palace|
|Sunderland||0 - 4||Southampton|
|West Ham United||2 - 2||West Bromwich Albion|
|Arsenal||2 - 0||Hull City|
|February 5, 2017|
|Leicester City||0 - 3||Manchester United|
|Manchester City||2 - 1||Swansea City|
|February 4, 2017|
|Tottenham Hotspur||1 - 0||Middlesbrough|
|Hull City||2 - 0||Liverpool|
|Everton||6 - 3||AFC Bournemouth|
|Southampton||1 - 3||West Ham United|
|Crystal Palace||0 - 4||Sunderland|
|Watford||2 - 1||Burnley|
|West Bromwich Albion||1 - 0||Stoke City|
|Chelsea||3 - 1||Arsenal|
Betting tips - Premier League: Bournemouth vs. Manchester City: Premier League - Both Teams to Score (BTTS) - NO