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Manchester City v Burnley: Preview, Team News and Prediction

An interesti8ng match back from the international break.

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The Premier League rolls on!

Manchester City’s game is against Burnley.

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, 16 October, 2021 kick off at 15.00 pm (BST, UK), 10.00 am (EST, USA)

Referee: Martin Atkinson

Assistants: Constantine Hatzidakis, Peter Kirkup

Fourth official: Michael Salisbury

VAR: Andre Marriner

Assistant VAR: Matthew Wilkes

TV Info: SKY Sports Radio (UK), NBCSN/Peacock/Universo (USA), DAZN (Canada)

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15-0 is the margin of victory for Manchester City over Burnley in the past three meet9ngs between the club, so Sean Dyche’s side may extra ready and nervous when kicking off at the Etihad Stadium. How City’s midfield plays could dictate this match.

What we can say is Dyche’s players are always game and prepared to flight and claw in this match. It could be why even a draw for the visitors be a very positive result.

Which team will come out in front?

Team News

Pep Guardiola’s side have Ferran Torres (injury), Gabriel Jessus and Ederson (international break) out. Ben Mendy remains suspended.

For Burnley, Ben Mee and Dale Stephens will be out.


Manchester City 3-0 Burnley