Manchester City face Huddersfield at Etihad Stadium on Sunday, May 6. Here’s all the info you need to watch.
Manchester City have already clinched the Premier League title but that hasn’t stopped them from fielding their best lineup. If City win their final three games, they will break the 100 point mark. A win this weekend over Huddersfield will break Chelsea’s Premier League record of 95 points in a season. The Terriers are still battling to stay in the Premier League next season. Huddersfield are three points above the relegation zone.
Few teams in Europe combined the ability to go forward like Manchester City. Pep Guardiola’s possession dominant style of play has generated the most goals in the Premier League and conceded the fewest amount of goals this season. The Citizens front three of Gabriel Jesus, Leroy Sane and Raheem Sterling might be the best young fronts in the world. Few teams can match the level of speed, skill and vision than the City trio. All three players are 23 years old or younger and should be the face of City for the next decade. The three players have combined for 40 goals and 26 assists this season. Nine Premier League clubs have not scored 40 goals this season, including Huddersfield who have only scored 27 goals.
Huddersfield lost 2-0 to Everton last weekend. The Terriers have struggled over their last seven games, picking up only five points. In addition to playing City, Huddersfield close the season out with games against Chelsea and Arsenal. With the Terriers only three points above Southampton, they are a serious threat to slip into the relegation zone. David Wagner’s side have scored the fewest goals in the Premier League this season. Steve Mounie leads the club with seven goals and will need to find the back of the net if Huddersfield are going to survive.
The Premier League match between Manchester City and Huddersfield will be broadcast on NBCSN. Live streaming is available on NBC Sports Gold, which you can access with a subscription.
Manchester City defeated Huddersfield 2-1 in their first meeting this season.