Manchester City Vs Borussia Monchengladbach Champions League Next match

Once again the team has moved to the knockout round of the running season of UCL as the group champion, and here we are talking about Manchester City Vs Borussia Monchengladbach Champions League match preview.

The Champions League history of the Premier League club Manchester City is not too good. They have not even played the UCL final yet. So, under the guidance of Pep Guardiola, when the team is doing great and won two back-to-back Premier League titles, now, they are desperate of removing the UCL trophy drought. Since the last few seasons, football fans are considering Man City as one of the most potent teams in the Champions League but they have not filled up their expectations yet.

Manchester City Vs Borussia Monchengladbach Champions League Next Match

Manchester City Vs Borussia Monchengladbach 1st Leg Schedule

  • Match Date – 24th February 2021
  • Venue – Borussia-Park, Monchengladbach

Manchester City Vs Borussia Monchengladbach 2nd Leg Schedule

  • Match Date – 16th March 2021
  • Venue – Etihad Stadium

Considering the above-presented schedules, these two teams are going to face each other in the round of the last sixteen in the UCL 2020/21. Man City has been promoted to the knockout phase as the group C champion where Monchengladbach moved to the next level as the group B runners-up. The knockout rounds consist of two legs. The first leg will be staged at the venue of the German club and the next leg will be executed at the Etihad Stadium on next 16th March 2021.

Man City’s Last Five Matches Data

If we look at the last five matches of the Premier League side, the team of Guardiola has managed three victories and two draws. Out of the last five matches, they played four in the Premier League and one in the UCL. They won the Champions League match. Now, the team of Pep is holding the 7th position on the league point table. At the end of the 13th round in the league, the two times winner is still 8 points behind the top-ranked team Liverpool.

Monchengladbach’s Last Five Matches Data

On the other hand, the Bundesliga side Borussia Monchengladbach is holding the 8th position on the league table. Their performance is not good enough in the league as we know. Out of their last five matches, they played four in the Bundesliga and one in the UCL. They won the UCL match against Zenit but in the league, they just managed one victory against Werder Bremen. They lost two and drew one. In these circumstances, facing Man City will be very difficult for them no doubt.

Key Players of Man City

Under the leadership of Pep Guardiola, the team Manchester City is now a matured squad. They have talented players in all sectors if we look. Also, they have a number of options there. But when we look at the match-changing players, they have Sergio Aguero, Sterling in the attacking division. Besides, one of the top-rated playmakers Kevin de Bruyne in the Premier League side. He must be counted. Bernardo Silva, Riyad Mahrez, and Foden cannot be overlooked as well.

Key Players of Monchengladbach

Borussia Monchengladbach has also some talented players though they are not equal to Manchester City. But still, they can change the match’s result at any second. They have Hummels, Witsel, Can, Reus, and some others. Besides, the German clubs are as usual following the attacking style which can be dangerous for the Premier League club. But we are quite sure that Pep Guardiola has his own plans against the German side.

Prediction

Anything can happen in football at any seconds. But expectedly, the Premier League side has the maximum chance of winning the round against the German club.