Manchester City vs FC Porto betting tips
This article covers Manchester City vs FC Porto betting tips and predictions.
Also included is a thorough Manchester City vs FC Porto betting preview.
Note: All odds mentioned in this article are correct at the time of publishing and are subject to change.
Manchester City vs FC Porto: Match details
Match: Manchester City vs FC Porto
Competition: UEFA Champions League
Date: October 21, 2020
Kick-off time: 8:00 pm, October 21, 2020 (UK time)
Stadium: Etihad Stadium
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Betting prediction: Manchester City 3-1 FC Porto
Manchester City are looking to bounce back from yet another season of Champions League heartbreak as they post FC Porto on Wednesday.
Pep Guardiola’s side returned to winning ways in the league over the weekend as they defeated Arsenal in the Premier League.
Porto have made an underwhelming start to their domestic campaign picking up just seven points from their first four games.
Last season’s Portuguese champions have lost and drawn their last two ahead of Wednesday’s trip to the Etihad Stadium.
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Manchester City vs FC Porto – recent form and head to head statistics
Manchester City FC vs Burnley FC - 5:0
Olympiacos Piraeus vs Manchester City FC - 0:1
Tottenham Hotspur FC vs Manchester City FC - 2:0
Manchester City FC vs Liverpool FC - 1:1
Manchester City FC vs Olympiacos Piraeus - 3:0
|Latest match form, last 5 games:||
CD Santa Clara vs FC Porto - 0:1
Olympique Marseille vs FC Porto - 0:2
GD Fabril do Barreiro vs FC Porto - 0:2
FC Porto vs Portimonense SC - 3:1
FC Porto vs Olympique Marseille - 3:0
|November 28, 2020||Premier League 20/21||Manchester City FC||5 - 0||Burnley FC|
|November 25, 2020||UEFA Champions League 20/21||Olympiacos Piraeus||0 - 1||Manchester City FC|
|November 21, 2020||Premier League 20/21||Tottenham Hotspur FC||2 - 0||Manchester City FC|
|November 8, 2020||Premier League 20/21||Manchester City FC||1 - 1||Liverpool FC|
|November 3, 2020||UEFA Champions League 20/21||Manchester City FC||3 - 0||Olympiacos Piraeus|
|November 28, 2020||Primeira Liga 20/21||CD Santa Clara||0 - 1||FC Porto|
|November 25, 2020||UEFA Champions League 20/21||Olympique Marseille||0 - 2||FC Porto|
|November 21, 2020||Taca de Portugal 20/21||GD Fabril do Barreiro||0 - 2||FC Porto|
|November 8, 2020||Primeira Liga 20/21||FC Porto||3 - 1||Portimonense SC|
|November 3, 2020||UEFA Champions League 20/21||FC Porto||3 - 0||Olympique Marseille|
|Manchester City FC||FC Porto|
|30||Shots on goal||15|
|13||Shots off goal||9|
|60%||Average ball possession||42%|
|1||Shots on bar||1|
|10||Goals by foot||7|
|0||Goals by head||1|
|Manchester City FC||FC Porto|
|3||Average Goals Scored||0.67|
|October 21, 2020||UEFA Champions League 20/21||Manchester City FC||3 - 1||FC Porto|
|February 22, 2012||UEFA Europa League 11/12||Manchester City FC||4 - 0||FC Porto|
|February 16, 2012||UEFA Europa League 11/12||FC Porto||1 - 2||Manchester City FC|
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Sergio Aguero first goalscorer. Aguero returned from injury for City on the weekend against Arsenal.
The striker completed 64 minutes in a move that likely signals he was being saved for Wednesday.
Aguero is at 11/4 to score the first goal on Wednesday.
Manchester City vs FC Porto: Match preview
Manchester City and Pep Guardiola are back for another shot at the Champions League following yet another year of heartbreak.
After knocking out Real Madrid, City once again were eliminated from the Champions League at the quarter-final stage.
City were stunned by Lyon who won the knockout tie 3-1 to face Bayern Munich in the semi-finals.
Ahead of their Champions League return, City got back to winning ways in the league by edging past Arsenal 1-0.
Raheem Sterling’s first-half goal proved enough to clinch Guardiola’s side all three points.
Porto’s poor start to the season
Porto have so far collected just seven points from a possible 12 this season.
In their previous two outings, they were defeated 3-2 by Maritimo and drew 2-2 with Sporting Lisbon.
Despite their slow start, Porto are currently second in the Liga NOS, five points behind leaders Benfica.
Porto return to Europe’s elite competition following a year in the Europa League last season.
They were unable to make it past the round of 32 stage as they were eliminated by Bayer Leverkusen.
Manchester City team news vs FC Porto
Man City are set for a spell without Kevin De Bruyne who has suffered a thigh injury.
The midfielder picked up the injury whilst away on international duty with Belgium.
City will also remain without Aymeric Laporte, Gabriel Jesus, Benjamin Mendy and Oleksandr Zinchenko.
FC Porto team news vs Manchester City
Porto will remain without central defender Iván Marcano who continues to recover from ligament damage.
They will of course also be without Alex Telles who joined Manchester United earlier this month.
Telles was a crucial blow player for Porto and has been replaced by Zaidu Sanusi at left-back.
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This article was edited by Benjamin Newman.