Brighton & Hove Albion vs Manchester City Preview and Line Up Prediction: City to Win 2-0 at 6/1
Brighton & Hove Albion and Manchester City will play their first game of the new Premier League season at The American Express Community Stadium on Saturday, 12th August.
The teams have played just once in recent years, in the Carling Cup in 2009. Brighton & Hove Albion won the game 7 – 5 on penalties after full time ended in a 1 – 1 draw.
Brighton & Hove Albion have just been promoted to the Premier League. Most recently they drew 0 – 0 with Girona in a club friendly.
Manchester City finished third in the Premier League last season, just below Tottenham Hotspur. Recently they defeated Tottenham Hotspur 3 – 0 in the International Champions Cup.
A 2 – 0 win for Manchester City is the most likely result with William Hill and Bet365 both offering odds of 6/1.
William Hill Odds: 6/1 Brighton & Hove Albion to Win, 7/2 for a Draw and 4/11 Manchester City to Win
Bet365 Odds: 10/1 Brighton & Hove Albion to Win, 4/1 for a Draw and 3/10 Manchester City to Win