Premier League preview: Man City vs Arsenal

☑️ On course for an xG of 54.11 in 22/23
☑️ 5% conversion rate against (lowest)
☑️ March & Trossard high performers

#Brighton’s metrics have been of the highest quality this season. But they also show De Zerbi where he can improve.

#BHAFC | #LIVBHA
https://thegeniusplaybook.com/what-will-the-roberto-de-zerbi-era-look-like-for-brighton/

🔹 @MiamiDolphins 15-27 @Bengals 🔸

The #Dolphins suffer their first defeat of the season in Cincinnati. A statement win over an in-form team moves the #Bengals up to .500 and back on track after a tricky start.

Here’s the @NextGenStats angle from last night. ⬇️

#TNF

🔥 Top 10 most aggressive QBs heading into Week 4, according to @NextGenStats.

Jameis Winston tops the list, with the #Saints heading to London for the first of 3 #NFLUK games.

Will Burrow or Tua find themselves on this list by the end of tonight?

#TNF #Bengals #Dolphins

🐯 15. #Bengals [+3]

Joe Cool & co. have the chance to move up to .500 after a strong win over the #Jets last week.

🐬 3. #Dolphins [+5]

Tua, Tyreek and Waddle have lit up this Miami offense so far. Can they keep it up?

#TNF #RuleTheJungle #FinsUp
https://thegeniusplaybook.com/the-playbook-nfl-power-rankings-2022/

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Man City in need of a win

Man City host Arsenal at the Etihad on Saturday, hoping to break a run of two games without a win in the Premier League.

Pep Guardiola’s side were beaten 5-2 by Leicester and then drew 1-1 at Leeds United meaning the Blues only have four points from their first three games.

Some fitness news

Sergio Aguero is back in training but is not yet back fit, while Raheem Sterling was absent for England during the international break but is in contention to start. Kevin De Bruyne’s fitness is unknown, after missing Belgium’s win against Iceland.

Arteta will be hoping to hand out a debut to new signing Thomas Partey – signed from Atletico Madrid on deadline day. Kieran Tierney is a doubt after having to self-isolate during the international break.

Head-to-head and form

The last time these sides met was in the FA Cup semi-finals when former City assistant Mikel Arteta got the better of Guardiola, as Arsenal ran out 2-0 winners.

However, City won both league fixtures last season against the Gunners, winning 3-0 both times. Kevin De Bruyne scored three times across the two fixtures. Arsenal have not beaten City in the league since 2015.

Arsenal in top four

Arsenal have lost just once in their opening four league games – a 3-1 defeat to Liverpool.

They sit fourth in the Premier League with nine points and beat Sheffield United 2-0 before the international break.

However, they’ve only had 30 shots so far this season, the third fewest in the division. Liverpool by contrast have taken 75 shots in their four games and Man City have had 53 shots having played a game fewer than Arsenal.

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☑️ On course for an xG of 54.11 in 22/23
☑️ 5% conversion rate against (lowest)
☑️ March & Trossard high performers

#Brighton’s metrics have been of the highest quality this season. But they also show De Zerbi where he can improve.

#BHAFC | #LIVBHA
https://thegeniusplaybook.com/what-will-the-roberto-de-zerbi-era-look-like-for-brighton/

🔹 @MiamiDolphins 15-27 @Bengals 🔸

The #Dolphins suffer their first defeat of the season in Cincinnati. A statement win over an in-form team moves the #Bengals up to .500 and back on track after a tricky start.

Here’s the @NextGenStats angle from last night. ⬇️

#TNF

🔥 Top 10 most aggressive QBs heading into Week 4, according to @NextGenStats.

Jameis Winston tops the list, with the #Saints heading to London for the first of 3 #NFLUK games.

Will Burrow or Tua find themselves on this list by the end of tonight?

#TNF #Bengals #Dolphins

🐯 15. #Bengals [+3]

Joe Cool & co. have the chance to move up to .500 after a strong win over the #Jets last week.

🐬 3. #Dolphins [+5]

Tua, Tyreek and Waddle have lit up this Miami offense so far. Can they keep it up?

#TNF #RuleTheJungle #FinsUp
https://thegeniusplaybook.com/the-playbook-nfl-power-rankings-2022/

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