Manchester City - Arsenal: On which channel, at what time and the latest news

This is the poster for this 3rd round of the FA Cup. Friday evening, Manchester City receives Arsenal in its lair for what can be a turning point in the rest of the season in England. Neck and neck in the league, which Sky Blues or some Gunners manage to take the psychological advantage over his opponent?

the serial goalscorer Manchester City struck again on Sunday against Wolverhampton. Author of a hat-trick in just 14 minutes, Erling Haaland is breaking all Premier League records. A confidence that has become collective, increased by Man City’s success in the FA Cup. In the last four FA Cup campaigns, City have managed to reach the quarter-finals each time. In addition, Pep Guardiola’s men have won nine consecutive home victories in the competition, scoring at least 3 goals in each match.

But opposite, Arsenal is in very good shape. First in the English championship, five points behind Manchester City and one game behind, the Gunners walk on water. Winners in their last Premier League game against Manchester United, Arsenal made only one misstep this season against the Red Devils at the start of the season.

Replacement of luxury of Gabriel Jesus, Eddie Nketiah is in the continuity of the work of the Brazilian. With nine goals in 25 games in all competitions, the English striker shows his coach the extent of his talent. But for several years, the club that has won the FA Cup most often (14) has struggled in the competition. Since 2017, the London club have gone beyond the fourth round only once.

Chain : beIN Sports 2
Broadcast time: 9:00 p.m.

Chain : ITV 1 UK
Broadcast time: 8:00 p.m.

Chain : DAZN
Broadcast time: 9:00 p.m.

Chain : Eleven Sports 1 Belgium
Broadcast time: 9:00 p.m.

Chain : DAZN
Broadcast time: 9:00 p.m.

Head-to-head (last five games):

Manchester City: 5 wins
Draw : 0 draw
Arsenal: 0 win

Current form:

Manchester City: VDDVV
Chelsea: VVVNV

Info on Manchester City and its injuries

Pep Guardiola will be able to receive Arsenal with all his forces present. The only uncertainty revolves around Phil Foden who, injured in the foot, is uncertain for the meeting.

Starting XI: Ortega – Walker, Dias, Akanji, Ake – Silva, Rodri, De Bruyne – Mahrez, Haaland, Alvarez

Info on Chelsea and their injuries

Still injured in the knee, Gabriel Jesus will not be able to play again at the Etihad Stadium. Mikel Arteta will also have to do without Reiss Nelson, Mohamed Elneny and Cedric Soares. Author of a good entry against Manchester United, Leandro Trossard could also benefit from a few minutes.

Starting XI: Turner – White, Saliba, Gabriel, Zinchenko – Xhaka, Partey – Saka, Odegaard, Martinelli – Nketiah

It’s a match that promises a lot of spectacle between two Premier League behemoths. Manchester City, which is starting to fall far behind its competitor, could fall back on cuts to save its season. But Arsenal, which seems untouchable at the moment, does not intend to let it go. The bench more provided with Citizens could work in their favour.

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