Will the Premier League champions Manchester City pick up another victory when they host Swansea. Opta delivers their statistical verdict.
"Gabriel Jesus has had a hand in 22 goals in his 23 Premier League starts for Man City (16 goals, 6 assists), including a brace against Swansea in February 2017 at the Etihad."
Manchester City have won all six of their home Premier League games against Swansea, their best such 100% record in the competition. They are 2/131.15 to win.
Indeed, in league competition, Man City have won their last 11 at home vs Swansea, since a 2-1 loss in the second tier in March 1951. City are 40/851.47 to win half-time/full-time.
Swansea haven't kept a clean sheet in any of their last nine league games against Man City, shipping 24 goals in total in that time. Over 2.5 goals is 4/91.44.
The Citizens haven't lost consecutive home league games since February 2016, when they lost to Leicester and Tottenham. Swansea are 23/124.0 to pull off a huge shock.
Indeed, Pep Guardiola has never lost consecutive home league games as a manager at any of his previous clubs. Swansea are 20/121.0 Draw No Bet.
In all competitions, Manchester City have lost each of their last three at the Etihad. They last lost four in a row at home back in May 2006 (a run of five). They also led in each of these three games. Swansea are 6/17.2 in the Double Chance market.
Jordan Ayew has scored seven goals this season in the Premier League - equalling his best-ever tally from 2015-16. His best goalscoring campaign in Europe's big five leagues came back in 2014-15 when he bagged 12 for Lorient. Ayew is 6/17.0 to score.
Gabriel Jesus has had a hand in 22 goals in his 23 Premier League starts for Man City (16 goals, 6 assists), including a brace against Swansea in February 2017 at the Etihad. Jesus is 4/51.8 to find the net.
Jesus is still yet to end on the losing side in any of those 23 starts (W20 D3) - since his first league start in February 2017, City have won 87% of the matches when he starts compared to 69% when he doesn't. He's 4.1 to open the scoring.
David Silva has registered five goal involvements in his eight top-flight meetings with Swansea (3 goals, 2 assists). Silva is 3.65 to add to his goal tally.
Dan Fitch 2017/18 Season P/L
Staked: 448.00 pts
Returned: 464.37 pts
P/L: +16.37 pts