Manchester City and Southampton will play the eleventh match of the Premier League season on Saturday, 2nd November at the Etihad Stadium.
Manchester City and Southampton meet this weekend at the Etihad Stadium for the eleventh match of the Premier League season. Manchester City are currently second in the league with 22 points having won 7 games, drawn 1 and lost 2. Southampton are eighteenth in the league with 8 points having won 2 games, drawn 2 and lost 8.
Manchester City have had a couple of disappointing results this season, most recently losing 0 – 2 to Wolverhampton Wanderers at the start of October. However, they have also produced a number of good results including a 3 – 0 win over Aston Villa, a 5 – 1 win over Atalanta and a 0 – 2 win over Crystal Palace in recent weeks. Southampton have been struggling. They lost 0 – 9 to Leicester City last week, and this came after 1 – 4 loss to Chelsea and a 2 – 1 loss to Tottenham Hotspur. However, they did hold Wolves to a 1 – 1 draw.
The teams have already played once this month, in the League Cup, and Manchester City won the game 3 – 1. Manchester City also won their previous five encounters dating back to April 2017. Southampton last beat Manchester City back in May 2016.