Team Characteristics

Manchester City
Aston Villa

+ Manchester City's Strengths

Creating chances through individual skill
Very Strong
Creating scoring chances
Very Strong
Counter attacks
Very Strong
Protecting the lead
Very Strong
Attacking set pieces
Strong
Attacking down the wings
Strong
Defending set pieces
Strong

+ Aston Villa's Strengths

Counter attacks
Strong
Creating long shot opportunities
Strong
Aerial duels
Strong
Stealing the ball from the opposition
Strong

- Manchester City's Weaknesses

(Team has no significant weaknesses)

- Aston Villa's Weaknesses

Avoiding offside
Weak
Keeping possession of the ball
Weak
Stopping opponents from creating chances
Weak
Defending against attacks down the wings
Weak
Defending against through ball attacks
Weak
Defending set pieces
Weak
Avoiding fouling in dangerous areas
Weak
Protecting the lead
Very Weak

Manchester City's Style

  • Short passes
  • Control the game in the opposition's half
  • Attempt through balls often
  • Possession football
  • Rotate their first eleven
  • Aggressive

Aston Villa's Style

  • Play the offside trap
  • Aggressive
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* Strengths, weaknesses and styles are calculated from statistics of each player's latest two seasons

Match Forecast

Manchester City will create many scoring chances
Very Likely
Manchester City will score from a setpiece situation
Likely
Manchester City will score from a wingplay situation
Likely
Manchester City will dominate possession
Likely
There will be a high number of cards shown
Likely
* Match forecast is generated from clashes in team characteristics.

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User Predictions

Comments (3)

 
  • Jamie_K, you're too harsh on the lad.

  • and THAT'S why Sinclair doesn't start.

  • I expect a very good performance of City mostly because of the return of David Silva.