The voters face a possible peel within the capital as their campaign to win 3 straight titles gets currentbegin their title defense with a visit to West Ham’s London stadium for the opening week of the new English Premier League season 2019 on Saturday (9:30 PM AEST).
Fresh from winning the Community protect against the past weekend, liveliness Guardiola’s Man City are favorites to assert a success
 to win in their 1st match against the Hammers  with a draw a distant possibility .
The citizens have won their past six Premier League matches against West Ham moreover as claiming their scalp within the pre-seasons Premier League Asia Trophy in , with city winning 4-1 in Nanjing.
Pep Guardiola’s ruling champions sealed the league by one purpose over Liverpool last season,
and city is keenly aware that there’s no space for a slow begin afterward tense title race.
Man city head to east London for what might be tricky take a look at against West Ham, with former manager Manuel Pellegrini building a robust Hammers squad with some solid pre-season business.
Man City’s Raheem Sterling appearance set for an additional outstanding season when grading his team’s sole goal against Liverpool within the Community protect.
He might open the grading another time  and continue his made vein of kind stretching from last season.
Last season, Man City weren’t a team that left things till late fairly often. liveliness Guardiola has trained his team to travel exhausting from the primary minute,
and it shows within the twenty-nine times they scored within the half from their thirty-eight fixtures last season  for Man town to be ahead by half-time.
West Ham vs Manchester City Team News
Pellegrini heads into the new season with virtually an entirely clean bill of health.
Mark Noble may be a doubt with a thigh injury, whereas goalkeeper Lukasz Fabianski might miss out thanks to a groin downside.
As for city, Benjamin Mendy (knee) is out whereas Aymeric Laporte is unlikely to be rush back.
Leroy Sane suffered a knee injury against Liverpool within the Community protect and will not be risked, whereas Fernandinho is pushing for a comeback.
Sergio Aguero might set out front having been rested at Wembley, particularly with Sane set to miss out.
Former city manager Manuel Pellegrini, currently responsible of West Ham, has bolstered his team considerably,
most notably through the addition of forwarding Sebastian Haller, one amongst the German ’s best performers last season.
If West Ham is to form the leap from mid-table namelessness to competitory for the eu places, Haller can play a giant half. Against last season’s champions,
it would be a giant raise, however, Haller fifteen goals last season for show he’s capable of grading prolifically. For Saturday’s match, he’s priced at to attain any time throughout the match.
Possible West Ham XI: Roberto, Fredericks, Diop, Balbuena, Cresswell, Rice, Lanzini, Fornals, Anderson, Wilshere, Haller
Possible Man City XI: Ederson, Walker, Stones, Laporte, Zinchenko, Rodri, De Buryne, David Silva, Bernardo Silva, Aguero, Sterling
H2H of West Ham vs Manchester City
City have crushed the Hammers fifty-six times in total, losing seventeen games and drawing the opposite seventeen.
The champions have won their last eight games vs West Ham, beating the east Londoners 4-0 away and 1-0 reception last season at the side of a 4-1 pre-season success this summer.
West Ham vs Manchester City TV channel and live stream information
The match will be televised live on BT Sport 1 and BT Sport Ultimate, with coverage starting from 12.30pm BST.
BT Sport subscribers will be able to stream the match online via the video player and the BT Sport app.
You can also follow all the action with Standard Sport’s LIVE blog with James Olley, David Lynch, and James Robson in place at Wembley.
West Ham vs Manchester City
Premier League 2019-20
Venue: London Stadium
Kick-off time: 3pm BST
Date: Sunday, 4 August, 2019