UEFA Champions League 2018-19 – Hoffenheim vs Man City Preview

AT A GLANCE

When does Hoffenheim vs Man City kick off? Tuesday 2nd October, 17:55 (UK)

Where is Hoffenheim vs Man City being played? WIRSOL Rhein-Neckar-Arena

What television channel is Hoffenheim vs Man City on? BT Sport 3

Where can I stream Hoffenheim vs Man City? BT Sport subscribers can stream the match online via the BT Sport website

Are tickets still available for Hoffenheim vs Man City?

Hoffenheim – https://www.achtzehn99.de/tickets/online-kaufen?utm_source=homepage&utm_medium=link&utm_content=header&utm_campaign=ticketing

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

HEAD-TO-HEAD
All-time meetings: N/A

THE TEAM NEWS

HOFFENHEIM

Predicted line-up (3-5-2): Baumann; Akpoguma, Hoogma, Posch; Kaderabek, Grillitsch, Bittencourt, Zuber, Schulz; Joelinton, Kramaric

Unavailable: Hubner (Injured), Nuhu (Injured), Amiri (Injured), Geiger (Injured), Rupp (Injured), Otto (Injured)

Doubtful: Vogt (Injured), Bicakcic (Injured)

MAN CITY

Predicted line-up (4-3-3): Ederson; Walker, Otamendi, Kompany, Delph; Fernandinho, David Silva, Bernardo Silva; Mahrez, Gabriel Jesus, Sterling

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

Doubtful:

THE PREDICTION

City have to win this game after being shocked by Lyon in their opening match so there is some pressure on them here. Hoffenheim will provide them with a stern test, but they should have the overall quality to prevail and pick up their first win in the Champions League this season.