Premier League : Man City Vs Aston Villa Match Preview, Line Up, Match Info

Head-to-head Record Manchester City Vs. Aston Villa

Manchester City Will Look To Retain Their Premier League Title When They Welcome Aston Villa To The Etihad Stadium On Sunday For The Final Game Of The Season.

Pep Guardiola's Men Currently Hold A One-point Lead Over Liverpool At The Top Of The Table And Victory Against Steven Gerrard's Side Would Be Enough For A Fourth Top-flight Crown In Five Seasons. The Citizens Will Be Confident Of Winning The Title In Front Of Their Own Supporters As They Have Enjoyed Plenty Of Success Over The Years Crushing The Villans.

A Closer Look At Man City's Premier League Record Against Aston Villa Ahead Of Sunday's Showdown In The North West. Man City Have Faced Aston Villa 43 Times In The Premier League, With The Citizens Winning 27 Times Compared To Just Seven Victories Secured By The Villans. The Remaining Nine Encounters Completed All Fields. City's Impressive Home Record Against Villa Bodes Well For This Weekend's Fixture At The Etihad, Having Won 18 Of Their 22 Premier League Home Games Against Them. One Of Just Two Home Defeats Came In March 2001 When Paul Merson, Dion Dublin And Lee Hendrie Scored To Help The Villans To A 3-1 Win, While In The Other John Carew And Shaun Maloney Secured A 2-0 Away Win In April 2007. ..

In The 1990s, City Failed To Win Their First Two Games With Villa, Drawing 1-1 At Maine Road In December 1992 And Losing 3-1 Away Four Months Later. However, They Then Ended The Decade With A Seven-match Unbeaten Streak Against Them. At The Turn Of The Millennium, City Failed To Win Three Consecutive League Games Against Villa - Two Defeats And A Draw Between December 2000 And August 2002 - But Followed That Up With An Eight-game Unbeaten Run That Spanned Four Years, Including Seven. Victory And 19 Goals Scored.

The Citizens Have Won Nine Of Their Last 10 Premier League Games Against Villa 

The Other Being A 0-0 Draw At Villa Park In November 2015 - And Have Won All Five League Games In Pep Guardiola's Era, Going 15-3 In Total. .

City's Biggest Premier League Win Against Villa Came In January 2020, A 6–1 Victory At Villa Park, A Game In Which Club Legend Sergio Aguero Netted Three Times To Become The Division's Top Hat-trick Scorer.

The Last Time City Faced Villa At The Etihad, Bernardo Silva And Ilkay Gundogan Were Both On The Scoresheet To Help Them Secure A Routine 2-0 Win Behind Closed Doors In January 2021. Silva And Portuguese Compatriot Ruben Dias Have Found This Season. Net In A 2-1 Win Over Gerrard's Men At Villa Park In December. Ollie Watkins Pulled One Back For The Visitors But Guardiola Held On For All Three Points.

City's Title Rivals Liverpool Will Be Hoping Club Legend Gerrard Does Them A Favor On Sunday, But Villa Have Lost 15 Of Their Last 16 Away League Games Against The Citizens And Have Lost Each Of Their Last 11 In A Row - Their Longest Losing Streak Against The Opposition In League History - Looking That It Will Be A Challenge For Them To Win At The Etihad.

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