Manchester City vs. Viktoria Plzen Preview (Champions League): Manchester City Heads For Easy Victory

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Updated: November 20, 2013
Manchester City Champions League

Online sports betting favorite, Manchester City can expect an easy breezy win against Viktoria Plzen. Their opponent’s losing streak gives them the opportunity to gain added points and probably, equalize with group leaders and incumbent tournament champion, Bayern Munchen.

 

 

Match Date: 27 November 2013 (local time)

Venue: Etihad Stadium

 

Team Form

Manchester City

Manchester City will have the opportunity to leave its domestic league worries behind as they confront Viktoria Plzen. The upcoming match is a total give-away considering that they had the upper hand when they first meet in the competition.

 

The Sky Blues have been very vocal in problems concerning their away matches in the Premier League. But it looked like they shall not be experiencing any of these in the international arena. Well, not because they are playing in their own ground, but they are pitted with the group’s minnows.

 

Manchester City’s first Champions League encounter with Viktoria Plzen saw them fired 3 lethal goals in their opponent’s own ground. Aside from the scoring demolition they unleashed, they also kept a clean sheet. Drawing from their experience, securing a victory in Etihad will give them an ultimate breather.

 

Viktoria Plzen

Unfortunately, Viktoria Plzen will have to end its Champions League appearance soon.

 

The match against Manchester City will barely salvage the club from falling out of the competition. Experiencing a losing streak, the club was unable to secure a single point that could have added a glimmer of hope if they forced a draw in any of their matches. They had the chance against CSKA Moscow, but their opponent stunned them with a 1-point advantage. Bayern Munchen demolished them with 5 goals to nil and now they are up against Manchester City, which thrashed them with 3 goals.

 

 

Football betting tip: Manchester City 3-0 Viktoria Plzen

Definitely, it will be Manchester City’s match. Viktoria Plzen, though, could use this experience to make considerable improvements in their future tournament appearances.

 

 

 

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