Man City vs Everton: Manchester City will look to return to the top of the table and bounce back from defeat away to Chelsea as they welcome Everton to the Etihad Stadium. Manchester City will be looking to bounce back from their first Premier League defeat of the season when they host Everton on Saturday.
Liverpool pounced on a rare defeat for City but with Jurgen Klopp’s side welcoming Manchester United on Sunday, Pep Guardiola’s title winners want to put the pressure on their rivals by taking three points off Everton. Get latest News of Premier League clash between Manchester City and Everton.
Manchester City welcome Everton in the unfamiliar position of not leading the league, having done so for 10 of the 16 Premier League games this season before last week’s loss at Chelsea. Yet as Liverpool do not play Manchester United until Sunday Pep Guardiola’s side can leapfrog Jürgen Klopp’s by defeating Everton. Marco Silva’s team, though, are the only one Guardiola’s have played at home twice in the league and not beaten so it may be a tricky afternoon.
Champions Manchester City will be looking to bounce back and reclaim top spot today. Pep Guardiola’s men lost their unbeaten record last weekend when they were defeated by Chelsea. It saw them fall behind Liverpool but a win against the Toffees this lunchtime will restore their title charge. Reds boss Jurgen Klopp will be looking for his Merseyside rivals to do his side a huge favour.
The sides have met 42 times in the Premier League: City have won 15 games, Everton 18 times, and nine draws between them. City have won just two of their last seven games against the Toffees, with one clean sheet. Everton have collected draws on their last three visits to the Etihad.