Manchester City and Wolverhampton Wanderers will play the eighth match of the Premier League season on Sunday, 6th October at the Etihad Stadium.
Manchester City and Wolverhampton Wanderers meet this weekend at the Etihad Stadium for the eighth match of the Premier League season. Manchester City are second in the league with 16 points having won 5 games, drawn 1 and lost 1. Wolverhampton Wanderers are thirteenth in the league with 7 points having won 1 game, drawn 4 and lost 2.
Manchester City have now won four games in a row in all competitions, against Everton, Preston North End, Watford and Shakhtar Donetsk. However, before that, they suffered a humiliating defeat to Norwich City and earlier in the season, Tottenham Hotspur held them to a draw. Wolverhampton Wanderers defeated Watford last weekend and Reading in the Football League Cup the week before. Prior to that, they drew with Crystal Palace and before that, they lost to Chelsea.
The teams last played in July in the Premier League Asia Trophy and Manchester City lost on penalties. They defeated Wolves 3 – 0 in January this year, which was their first game since August 2018 when they drew 1 – 1. However, based upon Wolves’ recent form, the visitors will find this match very tough.