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| On Sep 21, 2021 8:15 PM IST

MCI vs WYM Dream11 Team Prediction Tips for Manchester City vs Wycombe Wanderers EFL Cup Live Score September 22


MCI vs WYM Dream11: Manchester City begin their League Cup title defense against Wycombe Wanderers at home. After three successive wins in the league, City came to a halt with a goalless draw against Southampton. They sit just outside the top 4 with 10 points of their five games.

Meanwhile, Wycombe Wanderers are plying their trade in League 1. They sit 5th after seven games with 14 points on the table. They sneaked into the third round after a penalty shootout win against Stevenage.

Date: 22 September, Wednesday
Kick-Off: 00:15 AM (IST)
Venue: Etihad Stadium


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Manchester City: DWWWW
Wycombe Wanderers: WDLLW

Head to Head 

Head to Head record is of little consequence here as the two sides last met 20 years ago.

MCI vs WYM Today Match Prediction Details

Manchester City News

Injury Report and Unavailability: 

  • Benjamin Mendy and Zack Steffen are ruled out for this fixture.

Expected Changes and Strategy:

  • Manchester City will lineup in a 4-3-3 formation.
  • S Carson might get a game in goal.
  • J Cancelo, L Mbete, N Ake, and J Wilson Esbrand are expected to lineup in defence.
  • Rodri, Fernandinho, and C Palmer can be the midfield three.
  • Riyad Mahrez, Ferran Torres, and Phil Foden might play as the front three.

Manchester City Starting XI (likely)

Scott Carson
Joao Cancelo
Luke Mbete
Nathan Ake
Joshua Wilson Esbrand
Cole Palmer
Riyad Mahrez
Ferran Torres
Phil Foden

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Wycombe Wanderers News

Injury Report and Unavailability: 

  • Charlie Carter, Chris Lines and Scott Cuthbert might be unavailable for this game.

Expected Changes and Strategy:

  • Wycombe Wanderers will put out a 5-3-2 formation.
  • D Stockdale should be starting in goal.
  • J Grimmer, A Stewart, and J Jacobson could be the three centre backs, while S Kaikai and J Obita are expected to be the wingbacks.
  • O Pendleberry, J Scowen, and A Mehmeti could start as the midfield three.
  • G McCleary and A Akinfewa might start as the front two.

Wycombe Wanderers XI (likely)

David Stockdale
Sullay Kaikai
Jack Grimmer
Anthony Stewart
Joe Jacobson
Jordan Obita
Oliver Pendleberry
Josh Scowen
Anis Mehmeti
Garath McCleary
Adebayo Akinfewa

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MCI vs WYM Fantasy Football Tips

Captain Options

Ferran Torres will be raring to go after he got his rest in the league. He has two goals and an assist in four games in the league.

Games Played (League) 4
Goals 2
Assists 1
Pass Accuracy 77
Chances Created 1
Interceptions 0
Tackles 2
Clean Sheets 1

Riyad Mahrez would be looking to prove a point after being shunted to the fringes once again. He has a goal in the league as well as the champions league this season.

Games Played (League) 4
Goals 1
Assists 1
Pass Accuracy 89
Chances Created 6
Interceptions 0
Tackles 2
Clean Sheets 1

Differential Pick

Manchester City are expected to get a clean sheet and we are therefore recommending Nathan Ake. He has great aerial threat and can chip in with the occasional goal.

Games Played (League) 2
Goals 0
Assists 0
Pass Accuracy 86
Chances Created 0
Interceptions 1
Tackles 2
Clean Sheets 1


MCI vs WYM Dream11 Teams

Goalkeeper – S Carson
Defenders – N Ake, J Cancelo, J Obita
Midfielders – R Mahrez, S Kaikai, G McCleary, C Palmer, A Mehmeti
Forwards – P Foden, F Torres

Likely Winner:

  • Manchester City is looking to win their eighth League Cup, putting them ahead of Liverpool as the competition’s most successful team.
  • In their existence, the two teams have only met four times, with Manchester City winning only once.
  • Wycombe leads the head-to-head standings, having won two of their four meetings.
  • In the last six years, Manchester City has won the League Cup five times.
  • Manchester City are favorites to win the tie comfortably.

Match Odds: 

Manchester City: 1/9
Wycombe Wanderers: 10/1

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