Southampton vs Man City Match Analysis & Prediction
11/01/2023 11:00 pm
Southampton and Manchester City will battle for a place in the last four of the EFL Cup when they face off at St Mary’s in the last quarterfinal tie on Wednesday night.
Both sides began their League Cup campaigns in the third round where Southampton need penalties to see out Sheffield Wed, while Man City put two goals past Chelsea to book a place in round four.
Southampton knocked out Lincoln City in the fourth round with a 2-1 home win, while City saw out Liverpool in a thrilling 3-2 home victory. Now both sides will be keen to book a place in the semifinals of the competition, and although, City are seen as hot favorites to win the Wednesday’s clash, Pep Guardiola must warn his men against complacency.
They are coming off back-to-back win over Chelsea in the Premier League and the FA Cup, thrashing them 4-0 in the last competition and will look to build on that as they seek to get close to another trophy.
Southampton have been poor in the Premier League, since the return of the league, but they are coming off a confidence-boosting 2-1 win over Crystal Palace in the FA Cup. They came from behind to win on the day and will be looking to build on that performance as they seek to cause a major upset on Wednesday.
Southampton vs. Man City Head to head
Both sides have played in 38 encounters since 1993 with Man City claiming 22 victories, while Southampton have claimed seven victories and there have been nine draws.
08/10/2022Man City4Southampton0Premier League
20/03/2022Southampton1Man City4FA Cup
22/01/2022Southampton1Man City1Premier League
18/09/2022Man City0Southampton0Premier League
10/03/2021Man City5Southampton2Premier League
Southampton Team News
Southampton will be without all Armel Bella-Kotchap, Theo Walcott, Juan Larios, and Tino Livramento through injuries.
Southampton's Last 5 Matches
07/01/2023Crystal Palaca1Southampton2FA Cup
Man City Team News
City will only be without Ruben Dias due to injury.
Man City's Last 5 Matches
08/01/2023Man City4Chelese0FA Cup
05/01/2023Chelsea0Man City1Premier League
31/12/2022Man City1Everton1Premier League
28/12/2022Leeds1Man City3Premier League
22/12/2022Man City3Liverpool2EFL Cup
Southampton vs. Man City: Odds and Predictions
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