Manchester City hosts Burnley in a game from the 4th round of the English FA Cup
Manchester City hosts Burnley in a game from the 4th round of the English FA Cup. Let’s take a look at this fixture in our vip soccer bets for today.
In the previous round the Cityzens eliminated Rotherham United from the competition, beating them 7-0 at the Etihad. Six different players scored for Pep Guardiola’s team – Raheem Sterling, Phil Foden, Gabriel Jesus, Riyad Mahrez, Nicolas Otamendi and Leroy Sane scored for City, while Rotherham’s Semi Ajayi scored himself an own goal.
Last season Manchester City were surprisingly eliminated from the FA Cup, losing against Wigan Athletic. You can be sure that this time Pep Guardiola’s boys will try to reach the final and win it. The Cityzens already reached the final of the Carabao Cup, so now they will try to progress in the more prestigious FA Cup as well.
Burnley on the other hand reached the 4th round of the tournament with beating Barnsley 1-0 in the previous round. The only goal in the game was scored in the injury time, when Chris Wood scored from a penalty kick.
In the Premier League Manchester City are currently 2nd in the league with 56 points, trailing on 4 points behind the leader Liverpool. Since their loss against Leicester City at the King Power, Guardiola’s boys achieved four consecutive wins, finding their winning rhythm again. In their last game City enjoyed a 3-0 win during the visit to Huddersfield Town.
Burnley on the other hand are 16th in the league with 22 points and a record of 6 wins, 4 draws and 13 losses. In their last fixture Burnley made a 0-0 draw against Watford. Right now Burnley are in four consecutive games without a loss.
These are our vip soccer bets for the English FA Cup game between Manchester City and Burnley.