February 19, 2018
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WIG vs MCI FA Cup Football Match Prediction-Fantasy Team News

By Himanshu Sharma

Wigan vs Manchester City

FA Cup

Manchester City travel to Wigan for their fifth round of FA Cup fixture tonight. The championship side were beaten 2-0 at home to Blackpool in midweek clash to displaced by Shrewsbury Town at the head of the table, while the visitors are sitting at the top of Premier League with a comfortable cushion of 16 points.

Match Details:

When: February 20, 1:25 AM IST

Where: DW Stadium

WIG vs MCI Head-to-Head:

(Last 6 meetings)

Wigan: 2, Manchester City: 4

WIG vs MCI Form:

(recent first, all competitions)

Wigan: L L W W W W

Manchester City: W W D W W W

WIG vs MCI Team News:

Wigan

  • Devante Cole, Donervon Daniels and James Vaughan are ruled out for the fixture.
  • Nick Powell and Will Grigg are expected to partner upfront.
  • Jordan Flores and Shaun MacDonald are long-term absentees.
  • Sam Morsy is suspended for the game.

Manchester City

  • Claudio Bravo will take goalkeeping duties from Ederson. The Chilean goalie has been keeping the goal in all domestic cup games.
  • Sane and David Silva could make it to the starting XI.
  • Gabriel Jesus has returned to training, although he is unlikely to be rushed.
  • Benjamin Mendy is not yet available for selection.

WIG vs MCI Probable XIs:

Wigan

Walton, Elder, Burn, Dunkley, Byrne, Morsy, Power, Massey, Powell, Jacobs, Grigg

Manchester City

Bravo, Zinchenko, Laporte, Stones, Danilo, Silva, Fernandinho, Gündogan, Sané, Agüero, Silva

Key players:

Wigan

Grigg and Powell

Manchester City

Sané and Agüero

WIG vs MCI Match Prediction:

To back themselves, Wigan would reminisce the memories from 2014 when they beat Manchester City 2-1 in the same competition. However, the quality of Manchester City could prove too much from the home side.

Note: This WIG vs MCI match preview is based on our research and news sourced from various sources. You can select your own playing XI basis the team news.

WIG vs MCI Fantasy Team:

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Himanshu Sharma

I spend my time watching and talking cricket. In my spare time, I YouTube cricket classics. That doesn't mean, I know much about the game.

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