Manchester City vs West Brom Odds – Tuesday 16th May 2017 – 20:00 – Sky Sports 1
Man City are 1/7 with the draw at 13/2 and West Brom are 16/1
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Manchester City welcome West Brom to the Etihad in the Premier League, with City chasing a top four finish.
Guardiola’s side come into this match on the back of a 2-1 win against Leicester, an excellent result.
David Silva opened the scoring for Guardiola’s side (29), with Sterling appearing to play the ball in an offside position.
Gabriel de Jesus (36) made it 2-0 from the penalty spot, after a clumsy foul on Leroy Sane from Benalouane.
Shinji Okazaki halved the deficit (42), with a thunderous volley that easily beat Willy Caballero.
Leicester thought they had stolen a point when Riyad Mahrez converted a 76th-minute penalty.
But he was adjudged to have kicked the ball twice and the goal was disallowed, leaving City with a fortuitous win.
City Unbeaten In Three
City have been in mixed form of late, but their only defeat has been at the hands of Arsenal in the FA Cup Semi-Final.
They have been lucky, with both United and Arsenal completing poor results they still remain on course for the top four.
Guardiola’s men will be wanting to secure a third-placed finish as the minimum, a win will see them move above Liverpool.
The match against West Brom sees Manchester City emerge as favourites, with home advantage and league position dictating the odds.
They face a West Brom side who have been appalling in their last six matches, they are winless during that time.
Pep will be looking for City to register a 58th win against the Baggies, all but confirming their top four place in the process.
Baggies Season Done
Tony Pulis’ side come into this match in poor form, having lost four successive matches, you sense their season is now over.
They come into the match on the back of a 1-0 loss against Chelsea, in five of their last six matches they have failed to score.
West Brom did provide a stern test for three-quarters of the match, with Chelsea struggling to break them down.
Michy Batshuayi (82) stepped out of the shadows to score the defining goal of the Blues season.
His goal eight minutes from time delivered the Premier League title, something they have been striving for all season.
West Brom Need Wins
West Brom have been in poor recent form, with just one point in their last six matches, at home against Burnley.
They are now level on points and games played with Southampton, who could go above them if they beat Manchester United on Wednesday.
The Baggies will be looking to secure a second win in their last eight matches, and their 13th win overall.
West Brom come into this match as the underdogs, with home advantage proving decisive.
This will be another tough fixture for Tony Pulis’ side, with Manchester City chasing a top four spot.
West Brom will be looking for a first win against City since the 2010/11 season when they won 2-1 in the League Cup.
Both teams are 6/5 on to score. The first goalscorer odds for Manchester City are Sergio Aguero and Gabriel Jesus at 5/2 with Kelechi Iheanacho at 7/2. For West Brom, Salomon Rondon and Hal Robson-Kanu are at 12/1 with Nacer Chadli at 16/1.
The last time that these two sides met Manchester City won 4-0 and the odds of the same result are 15/2.
Manchester City vs West Brom Odds
Tip 1 – Jesus to score first @ 5/2
Tip 2 – Man City to win 3-1 @ 10/1