Manchester City might be playing their final match as champions of England once they welcome Burnley to the Etihad Stadium on Monday night.
Pep Guardiola’s side prolonged Liverpool’s await the title courtesy of a 3-0 conquer Arsenal in their first game back,
but even another victory over Burnley won’t be enough if the champions-elect keep winning.
Arsenal were caught in a frenzy at the Etihad Stadium last week with Raheem Sterling, Kevin de Bruyne and Phil Foden on track .
With Liverpool edging closer to a primary title in 30 years, there’s little for City to play for within the league. that’s unlikely to
discourage them however with Pep Guardiola desperate for a robust finish to create momentum towards their Champions League charge in August.
Burnley meanwhile are safely in midtable – now just some extent behind Arsenal and three off Tottenham.
Burnley have a notoriously poor record against Man City, though,
failing to win any of their last 15 away league games during this fixture during a drought which stretches back to 1963.
City have scored a minimum of twice in each of their last 10 home meetings with Burnley, scoring 36 goals in total,
while under Guardiola alone they need won all five such meetings while scoring 19 goals and conceding just two.
Add to that the very fact that Man City have already had one match to assist them revisit up to hurry
after coronavirus and Burnley appear to face an enormous task to urge anything from this game.
Newcastle United vs Manchester City Team News
Man City are going to be without defender Eric Garcia, who required lengthy treatment following a sickening collision with Ederson during the match against Arsenal.
The youngster is now out of hospital and recovering well, but Premier League protocols on concussion mean that he won’t be allowed to feature against Burnley.
John Stones is additionally a doubt with a lingering ankle injury,
which suggests that either Nicolas Otamendi or Fernandinho is probably going to fill in alongside Aymeric Laporte at the rear .
Guardiola is predicted to form the foremost of the strength thorough available to him over the approaching weeks,
which suggests that there might be variety of changes from the starting XI against Arsenal.
Rodri and Bernardo Silva are among the players who could are available ,
while Phil Foden will hope that his goalscoring cameo off the bench on Wednesday is enough to earn him a starting role.
Sergio Aguero should lead the road after only featuring for 10 minutes against Arsenal, with Argentina boasting a fantastic record against Burnley.
Aguero has scored nine goals in nine appearances against Burnley across all competitions,
and has also scored altogether five home games against the Clarets, netting on the average every 47 minutes at the Etihad.
Burnley, meanwhile, are going to be without Ashley Barnes, Chris Wood, Ben Gibson and Johann Berg Gudmundsson for his or her first game back.
Matthew Lowton should be available, though, having returned to training and featured in practice matches following a knee injury.
Newcastle United vs Manchester City Line Up
Man City possible starting lineup:
Ederson; Walker, Otamendi, Laporte, Mendy; De Bruyne, Rodri, Foden; Bernardo, Aguero, Sterling
Burnley possible starting lineup:
Pope; Bardsley, Tarkowski, Mee, Taylor; Hendrick, Westwood, Cork, McNeil; Vydra, Rodriguez
Newcastle United vs Manchester City H2H
Burnley’s only win within the past 23 meetings altogether competitions was 1-0 reception within the league in March 2015 (D6, L16).
Manchester City have won all five home games against Burnley under Pep Guardiola united and cup, scoring 19 goals and conceding just two.
The Clarets are winless in 15 away league visits to Manchester City since a 5-2 victory in March 1963.
Date, time and venue
Newcastle United vs Manchester City is scheduled for 8pm BST kick-off on Monday 22 June.
An empty Etihad Stadium is the home venue.
How to watch Newcastle United vs Manchester City
TV channel: The match will be shown live on Sky Sports’ Premier League and Main Event channels in addition to Sky One, and is available via Now TV with a day pass for £9.99.
Live stream: Sky Sports subscribers can stream the match online via SkyGo and the SkyGo app, with a mobile month pass available for £5.99.
The FA Cup Quarter-Final.
6:30pm, Sunday 28th June 2020.
St James’ Park, Newcastle