Tottenham vs Manchester City - Mourinho Face Guradiola Again

By: Denis Kayongo. Manchester City are facing the on Form Tottenham HotSpurs in English Premier League for the 47th Time in London at Tottenham Hotspurs Stadium on Saturday Evenning.

Tottenham vs Manchester City - Mourinho Face Guradiola Again

Tottenham Vs Manchester City Saturday 21/Nov/2020 @20:30

The Four (4) time Champions Manchester City who have reccently secured their head coach Joseph Pep Gurdiola with a three years contract untill 2023 are traveling to London on Saturday evenning.

The Spanish International, Pep Guardiola's contract at Manchester City was expiring at the end of this season amdist rumours that he could join his former club Barcelona in Spanish LaLiga.

The Citizens who are currently 10th on table in Seven games with a game in hand are playing the on form Spurs who are currently 2nd only one point behind the table leaders Lichester City (18)

STATSTICS

Spurs and Manchester City have played 161 games in all Competitions 

  • Totteham    won               62
  • Games       Drawn            36
  • Man City     Won               63

In only Premier League 

               Games Played

  • Tottenhan        won            24        
  • Games             Drawn          7
  • Man City          won             15

Mourinho's Tottenham have so far played Eight games (w5, D2, L1) While Manchester City are one game behind, played Seven (W3, D3, L1) in only Premier League this Season

Spurs are the second highest scoring team so far in the league with (19) Goals only one goal behind the most scoring team so far and that is Chelsea (20) Goal

Pep Guardiola 49, and Jose Mourinho 57, have faced each other in several occasions, 23 times in two different leagues, Spanish LaLiga and English Premier League where Pep has beaten Mourinho 11 times, Drawn 6 times and Mourinho has won only 6 times.

INJURIES

Manchester City will without a new commer Nathan Ake who is surffering a Thigh injury returning in Early December 2020

Doubtful Players: Benjamin Mendy (Muscle injury), Fernandinho (Leg injury), Raheem Sterling (Calf injury), Sergio Aguero (Thigh injury). 

Tottenham Doubtful Players:  Erik Lmela (Muscle injury), Japhet Tanganga (Thigh injury), Matt Doherty (covid 19) Steven Bergwijn and Tanguy Ndombele (Foot injury).

PROBABLE LINE UPS 

Tottenham (Formation) 4-2-3-1

Hugo Lloris (GK)

Defenders: Serge Aurier, Sergio Reguilon, Eric Dier, Toby Alderweireld

Midfield:      Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg, Moussa Sissoko, Giovani Lo Celso

Forward:      Heung-Min Son, Harry Kane, Gareth Bale

Manchester City (Formation) 4-3-3

Ederson Moraes (GK)

Defenders:    Kyle Walker, Ruben Dias, Aymeric Laporte, Joao Cancelo

Midfield:         Kevin De Bruyne, Rodri, IIkay Gundogan

Foward:         Phill Foden, Gabriel Jesus, Bernardo Silva

Premier League Table

Teams Pl
1 Leicester 8 9 18
2 Tottenham 8 10 17
3 Liverpool 8 2 17
4 Southampton 8 4 16
5 Chelsea 8 10 15
6 Aston Villa 7 9 15
7 Everton 8 2 13
8 Crystal Palace 8 0 13
9 Wolves 8 -1 13
10 Man City 7 1 12
11 Arsenal 8 -1 12
12 West Ham 8 4 11
13 Newcastle 8 -3 11
14 Man Utd 7 -2 10
15 Leeds 8 -3 10
16 Brighton 8 -3 6
17 Fulham 8 -8 4
18 West Brom 8 -11 3
19 Burnley 7 -9 2
20 Sheff Utd 8 -10 1