Real Madrid v Manchester City meet on Thursday 24th of July (04:35 am UK time) in the International Champions Cup at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, California, in the second friendly game of the season for Los Blancos. Read here our preview of the game.
Manchester City v Real Madrid Preview
Manchester City will play their second friendly game of the International Champions Cup after their first defeat against Manchester United (0-2). The team managed by Guardiola is doing a lot of multimillionaire signings as Bernardo Silva for an amount of €50M, Mendy €58M, Ederson €40M, Walker €51.5M and the former Real Madrid player Danilo €28.5M who is going to have minuted against Real Madrid after the recent signing with the Citizens.
Real Madrid had a good debut in the International Champions Cup despite they lost in the penalty shoot out against Manchester United. Zidane decided to introduce his usual line-up in the first half, while in the second one, Real Madrid played with 7 youngsters, being Casemiro the captain of team. We can highlight the performances of Theo Hernández and Achraf, who were the best players in the second half. In this game the Spanish Under 21 players will return and we will see Vallejo and Ceballos debut with Real Madrid shirt.
Manchester City v Real Madrid Predicted Line Ups
Manchester City (4-2-3-1): Emerson; Kompany, Danilo, Stones, Mendy, Touré, De Bruyne, Sterling, Fernando Silva, Gabriel Jesus and Aguero
Real Madrid (4-3-2-1): Keylor Navas; Varane, Nacho, Théo, Carvajal, Casemiro, Modric, Kroos, Isco, Bale y Benzema
Manchester City v Real Madrid Betting Tips
Manchester City have won 6, drawn 2 and lost 2 games out of the last 10.
Real Madrid have won 8, drawn 0 and lost 2 of the last 10 games.
In the last 10 games, Manchester City have scored an average of 2,4 goals and have received an average of 0,9 goals.
In the last 10 games, Real Madrid have scored an average of 3,1 goals per game and have conceded 0,9 goals per game.
There have been over 2,5 goals in 8 of the last 10 Manchester City games.
There have been 2,5 goals in 7 of the last 10 Real Madrid games.
Manchester City v Real Madrid Prediction
Real Madrid are favourites to win the second game of the pre-season tour around United State. We think Los Blancos will achieve the victory because in this match they will count with Under21 players (Vallejo, Asensio, Ceballos and Marcos Llorente) who were absent in the debut in the International Champions Cup. We can highlight, that Manchester City have not won Real Madrid in the five previous games where they have met.
The last game between these two European giants was in 2015 in the Champions League semifinal (0-0), where Real Madrid tied in the first leg at the Etihad Stadium, but they achieved the victory in the second leg (1-0).
Free Betting Tips
Real Madrid to win 10/11 in bet365
Over 2,5 goals 4/9 in bet365
Real Madrid to win 1-2 11/1 in bet365