Chelsea will welcome Manchester City at the Stamford Bridge in London in the sixth round of the 2021-22 Premier League season today, September 25, 2021, at 7:30 AM (ET). Here, you will find everything there is to know about this English Premier League derby soccer match, such as predictions, odds, storylines, and how to watch the game online.
This will be their 49th EPL meeting. There are no surprises here as Chelsea are the firm favorites in head-to-head clashes, having celebrated a victory on 27 occasions so far; Manchester City have grabbed a triumph 14 times to this day, and the remaining seven matches have ended in a draw.
Their most recent game was played on May 29, 2021, when the Blues became the European club champions after grabbing a plain 1-0 win at the Estadio do Dragao in Porto in the 2020/21 Champions League Final. It promises to be an even more exciting clash as they meet for the first time since then, in the new 2021/2022 Premier League season.
Chelsea vs Manchester City: Match Information
Date: Saturday, September 25, 2021
Time: 7:30 AM (ET)
Location: Stamford Bridge, London
Chelsea vs Manchester City: Times by State in the US
ET: 7:30 AM
CT: 6:30 AM
MT: 5:30 AM
PT: 4:30 AM
Chelsea vs Manchester City: Storylines
Chelsea have been off to an impressive start to the Premier League season. In their first five fixtures, they have won four times, drawing once, and are yet to be defeated (WWDWW). Meanwhile, Manchester City are in a similar form. However, unlike their Saturday opponents, they have suffered one defeat. In addition to that, they have three triumphs and one draw in their first five league matches (LWWWD).
The Blues currently sit on top of the Premier League with 13 points in five matches so far. On the other hand, the Citizens are placed four positions below them, in fifth place of the Premier League table with 10 points won in five games in the 2021-22 season.
These opponents have a long history of clashes as their first one dates back to December 7, 1907, and it ended in a thrilling 2-2 draw in the League Division One. Thanks to this exciting duel, we will see if either one of the clubs will grab the three points in Round 6.
How To Watch Or Stream Live Free Chelsea vs Manchester City in the U.S.
The 2021-22 Premier League Round 6 game between Chelsea and Manchester City, to be played today, at the Stamford Bridge in London, will be broadcasted on Telemundo Deportes En Vivo, UNIVERSO NOW, SiriusXM FC, UNIVERSO, NBC Sports App, nbcsports.com, NBCSN in the United States.
Chelsea vs Manchester City: Predictions And Odds
The odds are minimally in favor of Chelsea. FanDuel see them as the slight favorites and thus, they have given them +170 odds to grab their fifth win of the new season. The away side Manchester City have similar odds of +175 to cause an upset in the sixth round, while a tie would result in a +220 payout.
* Odds via FanDuel