Barcelona vs Manchester City will definitely be the most mouth watering match of the season.
Barca are entering this meeting after 4-0 win over Deportivo in their last league match. The Spanish champions seem to completely recover after they lost against Celta Vigo.
The Catalans have won their both matches in the Champions League and are hopeful to keep the driving seat in the group following this match. Without a doubt, Barcelona are favourites in this game but the Citizens for sure will not let it go easily without fight. Bet365’s in play risk free offer bet worth up to £50. If your in-play bet loses, you’ll get your stake back
On the other side, After a blistering start to the season, the Premier League giants Manchester City are without victory in their last three outings in all competitions.
They played 1-1 in their last Premier League encounter against Everton and now entering this crucial match with high determination to stay undefeated in the Champions League.
However if we go through to their mutual encounters, Barca have won in their last four matches against City in all competitions.
The Etihad outfit last time won against Barcelona back in 2009 in a friendly fixture. Both sides will fight for the top spot and all three points.
Possible starting lineups
Barcelona: Ter Stegen, Sergi Roberto, Piqué, Mascherano, Alba; Rakitić, Busquets, Iniesta; Messi, Suárez, Neymar
Man City: Bravo; Zabaleta, Stones, Otamendi, Clichy; Fernandinho, Gündoğan; Sterling, Silva, De Bruyne; Agüero
Barcelona superstar Messi is fully recovered and it is a huge advantage for hosts. Barcelona remain favourites before kick-off, but they will be playing against their former boss and Guardiola must be aware which is the best tactic against them.
We are expecting some goals here… and the bottom line is that – “Barcelona should win here”. The correct score would be 3:1