Leeds vs Man City: Prediction, kick off time, TV, live stream, team news, h2h results, odds today

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Manchester City will tonight look to close the gap to leaders Arsenal when they return to Premier League action against Leeds at Elland Road.

Pep Guardiola’s side are eight points behind Arsenal after their win over West Ham on Boxing Day but they play twice before the Gunners are next in action.

City looked good in their Carabao Cup win over Liverpool on Thursday, when Erling Haaland was back among the goals after a break for the World Cup.

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Leeds are just two points above the relegation zone after losing five of their last seven matches before the mid-season break.

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Date, kick-off time and venue

Leeds vs Manchester City is scheduled for an 8pm GMT kick-off today, December 28, 2022.

The match will take place at Elland Road.

Where to watch Leeds vs Manchester City

TV channel: In the UK, the match will be televised live on Amazon Prime Video.

Live stream: Fans can also catch the game live online via the Amazon Prime Video app and website.

Live blog: You can follow all the action on matchday via Standard Sport’s live blog.

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Leeds vs Manchester City team news

Leeds hope goalkeeper Illan Meslier will be fit to maintain his ever-present record this season despite a recent bout of glandular fever.

But they will be without Tyler Adams through suspension.

Kalvin Phillips is set to miss his first potential homecoming back in Leeds after being criticised by Guardiola for returning from England duty “overweight”.

World Cup winner Julian Alvarez will sit out the trip having been given time off by City. Ruben Dias (hamstring) is injured.

Leeds vs Manchester City prediction

Jesse Marsch has not exactly made Leeds the most defensively sound team in the league and that could make for easy pickings for Erling Haaland and Co.

A 3-1 Man City win.

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Head to head (h2h) history and results

City did the double over Leeds last season, scoring 11 goals without reply.

Leeds wins: 43

Draws: 18

Man City wins: 47

Leeds vs Manchester City match odds

Leeds: 19/2

Draw: 5/1

Man City: 1/4

Odds via Betfair (subject to change).