Stuck in a series of ups and downs this season, Everton is desperately look ahead for a win after tasting defeat at the hands of Fulham. They played well in the previous games with Manchester United and Tottenham Hotspur but lost the match to Fulham. Tonight, Everton will face mighty Man City and The Toffees need this match in order to remain in European contention.
How Everton will face Man City?
Man City has been on a winning streak and look ahead to win their 16th match tonight. On points tally, Man City is 7-points ahead of the second placed Man United, their cross-town rivals. Also, Man City has the advantage of the weaker position of Everton that will play without important players.
Which players will miss the match?
Dominic Calvert-Lewin, the striker of Everton, will miss his second straight game. But Allan can try making up for the striker in the midfield. On the visitor side, injured Ilkay Gundogan, who’s also the Player of the Month in January, will miss the game. But Man City has Kevin De Bruyne replacing the injured player.
What are their managers thinking about?
Pep Guardiola’s team is looking forward to play with Arsenal on the weekend and then the Champions League. But Carlo Ancelotti looks a little more worried as his side will take on Merseyside Derby on Saturday and Everton need picking as many points as they can in order to strengthen their position on points tally.