UEFA Champions League - Home game against Copenhagen Manchester City is expected to take all 3 points

2022-10-05 15:30

UEFA Champions League - Home game against Copenhagen Manchester City is expected to take all 3 points

After Manchester City's 6-3 win over Manchester United in the earlier Premier League derby, the "Blue Moon" will face Copenhagen at the Etihad Stadium in Group G of the 2022/23 UEFA Champions League . Optimistic about the opportunity to get all 3 points to advance in advance.

Manchester City in the derby match against Manchester United, Guardiola's team won a hat-trick with Norwegian genius Haaland and Foden, and became the unbeaten team in the Premier League so far this season. For Copenhagen, it may not be so easy to stage an upset drama.

In addition, Manchester City currently ranks first in the group standings with 6 points, and Copenhagen is only 3rd with 1 point, so Manchester City is already in a better position.

In another game in Group G, Sevilla, who has not yet won a victory, will host the "Hornet" Dortmund at home, and Dortmund, who is second in the group standings, naturally aims at 3 points and looks at the Manchester City secured tickets to the knockout rounds.

It should be noted that Dortmund lost 2-3 away to Cologne in the last round of the Bundesliga, so Terzic's team needs to face the next challenge with a victory.

Paris Saint-Germain to challenge Benfica away

On the other hand, the French giants Paris Saint-Germain will go away to fight against the Portuguese super giants Benfica in Group H. Since both sides have achieved a winning streak in the last two rounds, whoever wins will lock the top spot in the group standings.

Paris Saint-Germain recently achieved 8 wins and 1 draw in the 9 rounds of the Ligue 1, and Messi, Mbappe and Neymar have also performed very well. However, Benfica is also a difficult opponent to deal with. The team eliminated Barcelona in the group stage last season, and defeated Ajax in the knockout round to advance to the top 8. Therefore, Paris Saint-Germain must be careful to get 3 points. .

Looking back at the past encounter records, the two sides have played against each other 6 times in the European war. Benfica has achieved 3 wins, 1 draw and 2 losses, including 3 wins at home. Therefore, Benfica is in a better position for this campaign.