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In this article, we will give you the best fantasy combinations, probable lineups, team news, key stats and grand league tips for the Premier League match between Leeds United and Manchester City. 

Match details

Leeds United vs Manchester City

Premier League

Elland Road

29th December, 01:30 am

Preview

Defending champions Manchester City will look to resume their Premier League campaign with a win when they visit Elland Road to face Leeds United.

With most Premier League sides playing their first games after the break, Manchester City find themselves pushed into the third spot following Newcastle United’s win over Leicester City. Additionally, Arsenal’s win over West Ham United increased the gap at the top to eight points. Hence, a win is key for the reigning champions to regain the second spot.

Leeds United, on the other hand, are in 15th place with just two points and two places separating them from the relegation zone.

Leeds manager Jesse Marsch will rue the timing of the clash, considering the humongous list of potential absentees he has before the game. As many as twelve players could miss out on the home clash with Manchester City

Because of their away form and Leeds United’s injuries, Manchester City will be heavy favourites to win.

Match Prediction: Leeds United 0-3 Manchester City

Unavailable: Tyler Adams, Stuart Dallas, Luis Sinisterra, Ruben Dias, Julian Alvarez

Key Stats

Goals:

Leeds United: Rodrigo Moreno (9), Crysencio Summerville (4), Luis Sinisterra (2)

Manchester City: Erling Haaland (18), Phil Foden (7), Kevin De Bruyne, Julian Alvarez (3)

Assists:

Leeds United: Jack Harrison (3), Brenden Aaronson (2), Rodrigo, Marc Roca, Pascal Struijk, Bamford (1)

Manchester City: Kevin De Bruyne (9), Bernardo Silva (5), Phil Foden (4)

Tackles & Interceptions:

Leeds United: Pascal Struijk (51), Tyler Adams (44), Rasmus Kristensen (39)

Manchester City: Joao Cancelo (37), Rodri (32), Bernardo Silva (17)

Chances Created:

Leeds United: Brenden Aaronson (27), Jack Harrison (24), Tyler Adams (15)

Manchester City: Kevin De Bruyne (47), Ilkay Gundogan (23), Phil Foden (21)

Probable XI:

Leeds United: Meslier; Kristensen, Koch, Cooper, Struijk; Greenwood, Forshaw, Roca; Rodrigo, Aaronson, Gnonto

Manchester City: Ederson Moraes; Walker/Stones, Akanji, Laporte, Cancelo; De Bruyne, Rodri, Bernardo; Mahrez, Haaland, Foden

Captaincy Picks:

1. Haaland          

2. De Bruyne

3. Foden

Grand League Picks:

1.    Rodrigo

2.    Bernardo

3.    Mahrez

Best Fantasy Combination 1 (Head to Head):

Gk: Meslier

Def: Cancelo, Laporte, Akanji, R Kristensen

Mid: K De Bruyne(vc), M Roca, B Aaronson

Fwd: R Mahrez, P Foden, E Haaland(c)

Best Fantasy Combination 2 (Small Risk):

Gk: Meslier

Def: Cancelo, Laporte, Akanji, Walker

Mid: K De Bruyne(vc), S Greenwood, B Aaronson

Fwd: R Moreno, P Foden(vc), E Haaland(c)

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Disclaimer: The views expressed here are of the author and is not a reflection of the actual points you might earn.

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