In yesterday’s article looking all team’s fixture outlook we saw that
The charts below show the current goal threat of each as determined using our Expected Goals model. The bars are per fixture, the line is a 3 week rolling average.
As you can see both teams have been excellent this season after a relatively slow start for them both.
Are City in bad shape right now? Their 3 week average is close to their lowest all season and recent performances don’t look great, a home defeat to
We’d be mad to suggest City are not going to bounce back. but there are fine margins in fantasy football. Backing both teams for your squad would be our advice of course, but at some point along the line you may be forced to make a choice between the two. If we could only afford one from Suarez and Aguero for example (fitness permitting), or between Gerrard and Silva, we’d probably err on the side of the