Match Preview: AFC Bournemouth vs Manchester City – Premier League Matchweek 3.AFC Bournemouth vs Manchester City Score: EPL Table Results.Bournemouth will host Manchester City on Saturday after having failed to register a point or a goal from their opening two matches of the season.
Man City is currently in fifth position in week three standings. They have one win and one draw. AFC is in #16 position. AFC before this season beat Yeovil. AFC drawed with Napoli. AFC fell to West Brom in week one. AFC then dropped to Watford. Later AFC beat Birmingham in the LEC. After today AFC fades Arsenal in the EPL. AFC takes on Brighton. THen AFC faces Brighton again. Later AFC battles Everton.
Benjamin Mendy’s knee injury will be assessed by the City medical staff, and could feature if all goes well. Ilkay Gundogan has also returned to first-team training but he was not involved in the squad for the league game against Everton. Meanwhile, Kyle Walker will have to sit this one out after picking up a red card on Monday.
City fans are understood to be unhappy and want Guardiola to ditch the 3-5-2 formation following the draw with Everton. The manager could attempt to get his players used to the set-up, and the game against Eddie Howe’s squad could provide the perfect chance to do so, since City’s sheer attacking power can eliminate chances of risks.