Manuel Pellegrini👔 is faced with a tough task as he prepares his side for a clash✊ against Southampton at St. Mary's - Does he go all out for a win and secure a top-four spot😠 or does he risk United overtaking them by resting key players😴 for midweek's Champions League semi 2nd leg against Real Madrid. Saints are no pushovers😯 and are tough customers at home. Southampton, themselves are locked in a battle⚔ for the final Europa league spot and Koeman will be plotting🤔 an upset. Incidentally, City won the reverse fixture 3⃣-1⃣.
🔰 Head 2 Head (last 5 matches): MCI wins - 4⃣ SOU wins - 0⃣ Draw : 1⃣
🔰 Absentees & Injury doubts🚑 (MCI) : Toure, Silva
🔰 Absentees & Injury doubts🚑 (SOU) : Austin, Gardos
🔰 Top Scorers⚽ in EPL: S Aguero(MCI)-23, G Pelle(SOU)-10
🔰 Referee👕 - Andre Marriner
🔰 Recent Form: MCI - DWDWW, SOU - WDWLW