09/25/2021 at 10:05 AM CEST
Thomas Tuchel’s Chelsea host Pep Guardiola’s almighty Manchester City at Stamford Bridge in what is one of the Premier League matches of the day and the reissue of the last Champions League final. Without a clear favorite, the two British teams are looking for the three points to consolidate at the top of the table in this start.
The citizens, who They started the season with some doubts when they were defeated up to two times, they have pending accounts with those of Thomas Tuchel: they have lost their last three matches in a row and have only had one win in the last five matches. They fell in the FA Cup, in the Premier League and, of course, in the final of the highest continental competition.
The blues, meanwhile, are one of the few teams that is still undefeated at the start of the 2021/22 season: they add four victories and a draw in the Premier League, a victory in the Champions League and they won the European Super Cup against Villarreal in the penalty shoot-out after the draw during the 120 minutes of play.
Two of the best teams on the continent
Both Manchester City and Chelsea are two of the top contenders in the Premier League and also in the Champions League.: the reigning champions in both competitions, respectively, have started the season at a high level and the potential of their squads invites you to think that they will be in the fight for all possible titles at the end of the course.
Skyblues and Londoners are, along with PSG, the main favorites for the Champions League. Those of Thomas Tuchel have a certain priority for being the last champions and having more experience in the competition, given that they have two titles. Manchester City and PSG, two of the most powerful teams on the continent, are looking for the first trophy in their history.