Manchester City v Brighton Prediction
Saturday, 3:00 pm
English Premier League
The Citizens welcomes Brighton to the Eithad following a comfortable (3-0) Carabao Cup victory over League One side Oxford United.
Gabriel Jesus put City in front with a header from close range six minutes past the half hour mark.
Riyad Mahrez doubled the lead in the 78th minute, before Phil Foden rounded off the tie in stoppage time.
Brighton recorded their fifth successive match in all competition without a win as they loss (2-1) to Tottenham at the Amex Stadium last Saturday.
Chris Hughton‘s men fell behind in the 42nd minutes after Glenn Murray gave away a spot kick.
Despite Brighton positive approach after the interval, they conceded another in the 76th minute, before Anthony Knockart scored a consolation goal in stoppage time.
Players to Watch
Sergio Agüero has six goals and two assist for City so far.
Glenn Murray is Brighton tops scorer with four Premier League goals.
Prediction: Over 2.5 goals
Reason for Manchester City v Brighton Prediction
Each of Manchester City’s last three games in all competitions have had over 2.5 goals.
Over 2.5 goals have been scored in Brighton’s last three games.