Premier League 2018-19 – Manchester City vs Newcastle United Preview

AT A GLANCE

When does Manchester City vs Newcastle United kick off? Saturday 1st September, 17:30 (UK)

Where is Manchester City vs Newcastle United being played? Etihad Stadium

What television channel is Manchester City vs Newcastle United on? BT Sport 1

Where can I stream Manchester City vs Newcastle United? BT Sport subscribers can stream the match online via the BT Sport website

Are tickets still available for Manchester City vs Newcastle United?

Manchester City – https://tickets.mancity.com/en-GB/categories/Men's%20Tickets

Newcastle United – https://book.nufc.co.uk/en-GB/categories/Away%20Tickets

HEAD-TO-HEAD
Last six meetings: Manchester City W4, Newcastle United W1, D1
All-time meetings: Manchester City W67, Newcastle United W71, D39

THE TEAM NEWS

MANCHESTER CITY

Predicted line-up (4-3-3): Ederson; Walker, Kompany, Stones, Mendy; Gundogan, Fernandinho, David Silva; Sterling, Aguero, Gabriel Jesus

Unavailable: Danilo (Injured), Mangala (Injured), De Bruyne (Injured), Bravo (Injured)

Doubtful:

NEWCASTLE UNITED

Predicted line-up (5-4-1): Dubravka; Yedlin, Schar, Lascelles, Clark, Dummett; Ritchie, Ki, Diame, Kenedy; Rondon

Unavailable: Lejeune (Injured), Hayden (Suspended), Shelvey (Injured)

Doubtful: Lascelles (Injured), Ritchie (Injured), Manquillo (Injured)

THE PREDICTION

It is hard to imagine Newcastle doing anything other than parking the bus considering how they approached the game with Chelsea last week. They may thwart City for some time, but it is hard to see them holding a fired up City attack out for long.