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Crystal Palace V Manchester City-Stats and Preview 1-5-21

Match: Crystal Palace v Manchester City

Competition: Premier League

Date: 1/5/21

Kick-off time: 12.30pm

Recent form

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Head to head record

Last 5 matches – Premier League only

17/01/21 Manchester City 4 – 0 Crystal Palace

18/01/20 Manchester City 2 – 2 Crystal Palace

19/10/19 Crystal Palace 0 – 2 Manchester City

14/04/19 Crystal Palace 1 – 3 Manchester City

22/12/18 Manchester City 2 – 3 Crystal Palace

Goal stats

  • Total match goals
Over 0.5 goals 94%
Over 1.5 goals 78.5%
Over 2.5 goals 47.5%
Over 3.5 goals 29%
BTTS - Yes 46%

Crystal Palace team goals

Over 0.5 goals 91%
Over 1.5 goals 78%
Over 2.5 goals 50%

Manchester City team goals

Over 0.5 goals 97%
Over 1.5 goals 57%
Over 2.5 goals 45%

Corner betting stats

Crystal Palace corner stats

Average corners for: 3.91

Average corners against: 3.74

Over/ under corner % charts

Over 9.5 corners 47%
Over 10.5 corners 28%
Over 11.5 corners 19%

Manchester Citycorner stats

Average corners for: 7.05

Average corners against: 3.32

Over/ under corner % charts

Over 9.5 corners 61%
Over 10.5 corners 39%
Over 11.5 corners 26%

Card betting stats

Crystal Palace Card stats


Yellow for: 1.41

Yellows against: 1.31

Top cards:

L Milavojevic – 7

W Zaha – 4

J Macarthur – 3

J Ward – 3

Manchester City Card stats


Yellow for: 1.18

Yellows against: 1.64

Top cards:

Fernadinho – 5

J Cancelo – 4

Rodrigo – 4

N Ake – 4


Crystal Palace injuries & suspensions

Out: J McArthur, N Ferguson and C Wickham

Doubtful: None

Suspended: None

Manchester City injuries & suspensions

Out: None

Doubtful: K De Bruyne and S Aguero

Suspended: J Stones

Crystal Palace v Manchester City Match Preview & Trends

Can City follow up cup success?

After beating Tottenham in last weekends League Cup Final to win their first piece of silverware of the season, Manchester City travel to Selhurst Park to face Crystal Palace in the Saturday lunchtime kick-off. Having also been in Champions League action on Wednesday night as well, Pep Guardiola will no doubt freshen his side up before the second leg of the semi-final next week. Roy Hodgson will be looking for a response from his team after losing to Leicester City on Monday night.

There have been more goals in the first half in 50% of Crystal Palace’s home matches this season and 8 of the last 10 games between Palace and Man City have seen three or more goals. Crystal Palace have won just one of their last 5 Premier League games, including one of their last 5 league home fixtures. The Eagles haven’t won their last 6 home matches in a row against Man City and will be keen to put that right to stop their slump down the table.

City have won 75% of their away matches and have scored in 88% of their away matches. 62% of Manchester City’s conceded goals were conceded at home and they have scored the opening goal in 79% of their matches.mThe Cityzens were leading at halftime in 58% of their matches and have won their last 10 away matches. Guardiola’s side are undefeated in their last 11 away fixture, scoring in 10 of them. In fact, they have scored 2 goals or more in each of their last 3 away matches.

At least 1 first-half goal has been scored in 85% of Man City’s Premier League games this season and there has been an odd number of goals in each of the last 6 games played by the champions-elect. In addition to this, there has been more goals in the first half in 48% of City’s games this season

Key trends

Manchester City have won 73% of their matches.

Crystal Palace have picked up an average of 1.25 Points Per Game in their 16 matches played at home

Manchester City’s average Points Per Game in their 16 away games is 2.44.

Referee data

Ref: D Coote

Average yellow cards:3.12

Average red cards: 0.18

Average booking points: 35.59

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