Manchester City 7-0 Leeds Utd Match Thread
12 Dec 2021 04:45 pm, by Ellandback1
Tuesday 14th December 20:00 | Etihad Stadium
Fresh from their last minute defeat at Stamford Bridge, Leeds travel to the Etihad Stadium on Tuesday evening, home of EPL Champions Manchester City. Pep Guardiola's men are in fine form. Their 1-0 victory over Wolves was their sixth Premier League win in a row. They have only conceded three goals at home all season, as well as keeping six clean sheets.
City will be without Ferran Torres (broken foot), while Ilkay Gundogan Injured his back against Wolves. Joao Cancelo is suspended after reaching five yellow cards, but have a ready-made replacement in Kyle Walker. Phil Foden, Nathan Ake, Kevin De Bruyne and Riyad Mahrez could all return for the hosts
Pascal Struijk is rated doubtful for the trip across the Pennines. He was due to start against Chelsea but injured his foot in training the day before. Kalvin Phillips and Liam Cooper are long term absentee's whilst Robin Koch is recovering from illness.
Rodrigo (heel) and Bamford (hamstring) will be assessed on Monday. Joe Gelhardt did his hopes of playing no harm after scoring a minute after taking the field at the weekend.