On matchday 16 of the Premier League, Luton Town will host Manchester City on Sunday at Kenilworth Road stadium. It will be after 24 years, both teams will come face to face and that is one of the major attractions of the fixture.
Luton Town is at the bottom of the point table but they are 2 points above the relegation zone. With 9 points overall, the Hatters are at the 17th spot in the point table. The top bookmakers in India have EPL odds with them.
Manchester City has witnessed a derailment of their performance with three consecutive draws. They are currently at the 3rd spot in the point table with 30 points.
Earling Haaland has scored 6 goals in the last 5 fixtures for Manchester City.
The betting tip is...
Earling Haaland to score over 1.5 goals
Luton Town is playing their first ever Premier League and things have not been easy for the club. However, in the previous fixture against Arsenal, they gave a tough fight at home but lost the fixture by 3-4. With 33% of possession in the game, the Hatters were at their best with 4 shots on target out of which converting 3.
Overall, Luton Town has displayed an average possession of 39.27% with 11.53 shots out of which only 2.93 shots were on target. Their primary struggle lies in the defence as the club has no clean sheets. At the same time, the attack has also shown inconsistency scoring only in 68.75% of their fixtures.
Carlton Morris is their primary striker with 3 goals and 2 assists on his name. Jacob Brown is another player to watch out for as he has 3 goals on his name.
Alfie Doughty is out of action because of a hip injury.
Predicted Lineup: Kaminski; Osho, Mengi, Bell; Kabore, Mpanzu, Barkley, Giles; Townsend, Brown, Ogbene
The Citizens are going through troubling times as they lost the top spot because of the draws against Chelsea, Liverpool, and Tottenham. They are now 6 points behind Arsenal who are at the top of the point table.
Overall, Manchester City has an average possession of 64.62% with 17.5 shots out of which 7.35 shots are on target. They have scored goals in 90.91% of their fixture and have 4 clean sheets on their name. Winning against Luton Town in an away game will give them the required points to reach close to the top spot.
Earling Haaland is the top guy for the Citizens with 19 goals and 5 assists on his name. Julian Alvarez is the new uprising with 8 goals and 6 assists on his name.
Kevin De Bruyne is in the injury room because of his hamstring injury.
Predicted Lineup: Ederson; Walker, Dias, Ake; Akanji, Kovacic; Foden, Alvarez, Bernardo, Doku; Haaland
The visitors will be expecting an easy game against Luton Town but considering the performance of the Hatters against Arsenal, we expect an absolute thriller.
The Hatters have struggled in their defence and this might benefit Manchester City on Sunday. We predict a win for the Citizens on Sunday at Kenilworth Road stadium.