In the first mid-week games of the Premier League, Manchester City will take on Nottingham Forest at home to try to continue their good start in the new season. These teams are on the opposite side of the league table, with the home team currently sitting behind the top team while the away team are in the danger zone. Don’t miss our live football predictions for this match today!
Manchester City vs. Nottingham Forest
Etihad Stadium, Manchester
September 1, 2022, Thursday 2:30 AM (GMT+8)
Manchester City will come to this match unbeaten in five games, winning 3 of 4 opening Premier League games and drawing the other 2, including a club friendly against La Liga giants Barcelona 3-3. They currently sit second in the league table with 10 points, just two points behind leaders Arsenal. They have lost only 1 of their last 10 games across all competitions, winning 6 and drawing 3.
Meanwhile, Nottingham Forest lost their most recent home game against Tottenham Hotspur 0-2 heading to this tough match. They have won only 1 of the first 4 Premier League games, losing their opening game to Newcastle United 2-0 and drawing 1 against Everton 1-1. They have won 4, lost 3 and drawn 3 of their last 10 games across all competitions. More soccer analysis and prediction here!
This will be the first meeting of these sides since their FA Cup matchup in 2009 where Nottingham Forest won 0-3. This is also the first time that they will clash in the Premier League since the 1-1 draw in the 1995 edition of the league. Playing at home, City have won all 5 of their last 5 home games across all competitions, while Forest have won only 1 away game, losing 2 and drawing 2 of their other visits.
Manchester City 2 – 0 Nottingham Forest
Manchester City will win..
Manchester City 1.09 – Draw 4.50 – Nottingham Forest 30.00
FT.HDP – Manchester City 2.5-3
(Odds might change without prior notice)
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