Borussia Monchengladbach and Manchester City will meet on Wednesday at the netural Puskas Arena in Hungary for the 1st leg of their last-16 battle in the Champions League. This is the Germans first appearance in the knock-out stage of the competition since 77/78 season, while City will be determined to reach the final for the very first time in their history.
Borussia Monchengladbach s Manchester City Head to Head
|Head to Head||Last game||Last games||Last games home/away|
|Borussia Monchengladbach||Draw||1 W/ 2 D/ 3 L||1 W/ 1 D/ 1 L|
|Manchester City||Draw||3 W/ 2 D/ 1 L||1 W/ 1 D/ 1 L|
Last game between the teams: 23.11.201 Champions League: Borussia Monchengladbach – Manchester City 1:1; Raffael 23’; David Silva 45’; Lars Stindl from thehome team was sent off for two yellow cards in the 51’; Fernandinho from the visiting team was sent off for two yellow cards in the 63’
Last game at this venue: 23.11.201 Champions League: Borussia Monchengladbach – Manchester City 1:1; Raffael 23’; David Silva 45’; Lars Stindl from thehome team was sent off for two yellow cards in the 51’; Fernandinho from the visiting team was sent off for two yellow cards in the 63’
Worth mentioning: Both sides have met six times on total. The first two encounters date way back to 1979, when Borusssia eliminate City at the then UEFA Cup (now Europa League) 4:1 on aggregate, recording 1:1 draw in England and winning 3:1 in Germany. The two teams faced each other again in 15/16 and 16/17 season when they were drawn in the same Champions League groups. The English side won three of the four matches, with the most recent ending in 1:1 stalemate at Borussia Park. All but one of the six H2H clashes have witnessed goals at both ends, while four produced over 2,5 goals.
Borussia Monchengladbach s Manchester City Stats
|As of 22.02||Last game||Last 10 games||Last 5 games home/away|
|Borussia Monchengladbach||Loss||5 W/ 3 D/ 2 L||3 W/ 0 D/ 2 L|
|Manchester City||Win||10 W/ 0 D/ 0 L||5 W/ 0 D/ 0 L|
Last game Borussia Monchengladbach: 20.02.2021 Bundesliga: Borussia Monchengladbach – Mainz 1:2; Lars Stindl 26’; Karim Onisiwo 10’, Kevin Stoger 86’
Top performers Borussia Monchengladbach: Lars Stindl 13 goals 5 assists, Alassane Plea 9 goals 3 assists, Jonas Hofmann 6 goals 9 assists.
Next game Borussia Monchengladbach: 27.02.2021 Bundesliga: RB Leipzig – Borussia Monchengladbach
Last game Manchester City: 21.02.2021 Premier League: Arsenal – Manchester City 0:1; Raheem Sterling 2’
Top performers Manchester City: Ilkay Gundogan 13 goals 1 assist, Raheem Sterling 11 goals 5 assists, Phil Foden 9 goals 3 assists.
Next game Manchester City: 27.02.2021 Premier League: Manchester City – West Ham
|Last 10 games||GF:GA||Over 2.5 goals||BTTS||Clean sheets|
Worth mentioning: Borussia Monchengladbach suffered 1:2 home defeat at the hands of Mainz on Saturday. The team has failed to win any of the last three meetings, allowing two defeats and triumphed in just one of the last five. None of the last five and only four of Borussia’s last seventeen encounters ended in wins for the home sides. Three of their last four outing finished with the exact same 1:2 score in favour of the visiting teams. Three of Borussia’s last five meetings featured over 2,5 goals, while four saw both involved selections to score.
Manchester City recorded their eighteenth consecutive victory across all tournaments when visiting Arsenal, triumphing with a slender 0:1 at Etihad Stadium on Sunday. Fourteen of those wins were achieved by a bigger than one goal margins. City have kept twelve clean sheets and have not allowed more than a goal in their net for the last twenty encounters. All but one of Pep Guardiola’s side last five outings resulted in over 2,5 goals, while three witnessed goals at both ends. City were limited to less than two goals only in the most recent of their last ten visits.
Borussia Monchengladbach s Manchester City News
Missing players Borussia Monchengladbach: Mamadou Douceoure is injured. Marcus Thuram and Denis Zakaria are under question.
Missing players Manchester City: Nathan Ake is injured.
Borussia Monchengladbach s Manchester City Predictions
Both teams to score – 1.90 @ bet365