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Manchester City v Wolves -- Premier League Matchday 19: Preview, Team News and Prediction

Blues look to better table position.

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Competition/Round: 2019/20 English Premier League Season – Matchday 19

Date/Time: Manchester City v Wolves – Friday, 27th of December, 2019, 19:45 (UK); 2:45 EST, 11:45 PST (USA)

Venue: Molineux Stadium, Wolverhampton, England, UK

Referee: Martin Atkinson

Assistants: Lee Betts and Constantine Hatzidakis

Fourth official: Andre Marriner

VAR: David Coote

Assistant VAR: Andy Halliday

TV Info: Amazon Prime Video (UK), NBCSN (USA), DAZN (Canada)

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Radio: BBC Five Live, BBC Radio Manchester (UK); TalkSport Radio World, Sirius XM FC (USA)

Manchester City, gained a valuable victory last time out in the Premier League over Leicester City, 3-1.

Wolves meanwhile are coming off an away victory at Norwich, 2-1.

Both teams coming with wins should make should make for a fun game.

Team News

Pep Guardiola does not expect John Stones to have recovered from the hamstring injury picked up in the Manchester derby ahead of trip to Wolves.

David Silva is also yet to return to full fitness, but Guardiola revealed the Spanish midfielder’s condition is improving.

And despite making his comeback from injury off the bench in the 3-1 win over Leicester, the boss admitted the Argentine is unlikely to start at Molineux.

One To Watch

Raul Jimenez has been a regular for Nuno’s side this season and has been in good form, with 16 goals this season. City’s defence will have their work cut out if they are to stop him on Friday.

Prediction

Manchester City 2-1 Wolves