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Manchester City v Sheffield United: Preview, Team News and Prediction

Pep and his men are ready for a challenge.

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The Premier League rolls on! Manchester City’s game is against Sheffield United.

A match filled with plenty of story lines as both teams battle a packed schedule and quality opponents. There is plenty to discuss.

Venue: Etihad Stadium, Manchester, England

Time and Date: Saturday, 30 January, 2021 kick off at 15.00 pm (UK), 10.00 am (EST, USA)

Referee: David Coote

Assistants: Lee Betts and Nick Hopton

Fourth official: Jonathan Moss

VAR: Martin Atkinson

Assistant VAR: Peter Kirkup

TV Info: SKY Sports (UK), NBCSN (USA), DAZN (Canada)

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Manchester City come into the game having won 11 games in a row as part of a 18-match unbeaten run in all competitions. A phenomenal run Pep and his team will look to continue.

The Blades are currently bottom of the table, with only two wins to their name this season, but come into the game on the back of a morale boosting victory of Manchester United in midweek.

A fantastic match is in store for us as Pep will not underestimate this opponent in what should be a fascinating encounter. Pep will surely know beating a Man United team will make this Sheffield especially dangerous and confident.

Which team will come out in front?

Team News

Pep Guardiola’s side will have many absences as Kevin De Bruyne, Nathan Ake and Sergio Aguero will all miss the game.

Sheffield United will be without Ben Osborn, Jack Robinson, Jack O’Connell, Ollie McBurnie, and Sander Berge.


Manchester City 3-0 Sheffield United