The MCI vs SHA match preview –
The next match from Group F is going to be played between Manchester City and Shakhtar Donetsk. The current standings in Group F suggest, Manchester City with 2 wins from 3 games are sitting firmly at the top of the ladder, whereas, Shakhtar Donetsk without a win from 3 games are languishing at the bottom of Group F.
The last meeting between the two took place at the end of October in the third Group F game. The Blues brushed aside the Ukranian force by 3-0 at the Metalist Stadium. It was a cohesive effort from the likes of David Silva, Aymeric Laporte and Bernardo who scored one goal each.
Shakhtar’s only win against the Blues came in the 2017 Champions League where 2-1 was the scoreline thanks to Bernard’s 26th minute shot and Ismaily’s 32nd-minute header.
MCI vs SHA Dream 11 Fantasy Team Prediction:
When and where?
This match is to be played at the City of Manchester Stadium, Manchester, England. The ground has a capacity of 55.097.
Where to watch Manchester City vs Shakhtar Donetsk live?
The clash will take place at 1:30 AM (IST) on November 8th, 2018 and can be streamed live on Sony LIV.
Stats and Facts for Shakhtar Donetsk vs Manchester City:
MCI vs SHA recent form (Last six matches)
Manchester City – W W W W D W
Shakhtar Donetsk– L D D L W W L
MCI vs SHA Head to head
Manchester City Won – 2
Shakhtar Donetsk Won – 1
Drawn – 0
MCI vs SHA Team News:
- IIkay Gundagon is struggling with his hamstring, while Argentinian defender Nicolas Otamendi is struggling to shake off a knock.
- Ligament damage has ruled out Kevin De Bruyne which he sustained in Carabao Cup win over Fulham.
- Achilles tendon has forced goalkeeper Claudio Bravo to sit out.
- Ivan Odets (thigh injury), Fernando (ankle injury), Taison and Maksym Malyshev all are expected to sit out due to their respective injuries.
MCI vs SHA Probable Playing 11:
Shakhtar Donetsk (Formation 4-2-3-1)
Pyatov(GK), Butko, Krivstov, Rakitskiy, Ismaily, Stepanenko, Maycon, Nem, Patrick, Bolbat, Moraes
Manchester City (Formation 4-3-3)
Ederson(GK), Delph, Laporte, Kompany, Walker, Silva, Fernandinho, Silva, Sterling, Aguero, Mahrez
Players to look out for-
- Davi Silva
The Spaniard is in a good touch having scored a goal against Fulham in the English Premier League, he was the reason for the Blues win over Hoffenheim in their last Champions League encounter.
Playing forward here, the Brazilian is an experienced cog and will be a vital prospect for Shakhtar.
Gambling India Info Match Prediction Manchester City vs Shakhtar Donetsk –
Manchester City have been in good touch as they have lost only a solitary game in this edition of the Champions League, we back them to win this affair.
MCI vs SHA Dream 11 Team Predictions-