Welcome to our Manchester City vs Southampton preview, prediction and head to head analysis. Manchester City slipped up against Liverpool last week and now find themselves in third place. A win here could put them back on top of the league. Southampton are in 8th place, they too slipped up last weekend with a loss at home to Stoke. Prior to that they were unbeaten in 6 matches, and they will want to get back to that form.

Recent Form

Manchester City LLDWW
Manchester City have won 2, lost 2 and drawn 1 of their last 5 matches.

Southampton LWWWD
Southampton have won 3, drawn 1 and lost 1 of their Premiership matches.

Head to Head

This fixture has played a lot of times. Fifty Nine (59) time to be exact. Manchester City have won 21, drawn 17 and Southampton have won 21. In recent times Manchester City have won 6, drawn 1 and Southampton have won 3 of the last 10 fixtures.

Goals Scored

Manchester City have scored 27 goals this season
Southampton have scored 19 goals this season

Goals Conceded

Manchester City have conceded 13 goals this season
Southampton have conceded 14 goals this season

Top Scorers

Manchester City’s top scorer is Sergio Agüero with 7 goals
Southampton’s top scorer is Graziano Pellè with 6 goals

Team News

Manchester City are without Bony, Kompany, Mangala and Zabaleta.
Southampton are without Forster,Gardos, Pelle and Rodriguez.

Conclusion

Manchester City haven’t lost this fixture since they were bought by their rich owners. I expect that trend to continue and I am going for a Manchester City win. The second choice would have to be a draw.