Hull City vs Manchester City Kick-off Time, Team News, Squad

Hull City vs Manchester City Kick-off Time, Team News, Squad

Cellar-dwelling squad Hull City ( 12 Points ) is scheduled to host powerhouse team Manchester City ( 36 Points ) at their home field of KCOM Stadium on December 26 Monday as the 2016-17 Premier League season continues. Hull City vs Manchester City Kick-off Time, Team News, Squad

 

Manchester City will look to build on back to back Premier League wins when they meet Hull City on Boxing Day.
Pep Guardiola scaled back his plans for City following the heavy defeat at Leicester City by asking less of his defenders and that provided victories against both Watford and Arsenal.

 
City will be without two or three senior players but do welcome back a key part of their midfield.

 

Hull City vs Manchester City Kick-off Time, Team News, Squad

TV Coverage and Kick-off time

The game kicks off at 17:15 UK time on Monday, December 26, and will be shown on Sky Sports 1.

Hull City vs Manchester City: Team News

Hull City midfielder Ryan Mason is expected to shake off a knock in the time for the Boxing Day visit of Manchester City.

 
Mason will be back in contention after missing last week’s defeat at West Ham, but striker Abel Hernandez is still another fortnight away from a return to action after being sidelined since early November due to a groin injury.

 
Tigers boss Mike Phelan has no new injury or suspension concerns, while Allan McGregor, Alex Bruce, Moses Odubajo, Will Keane and Greg Luer all remain sidelined.

 
Right back Pablo Zabaleta is doubtful for Manchester City with a knee problem.

 
Midfielder Fernandinho returns from a three match suspension but striker Sergio Aguero still has one match of his ban remaining.

 
Captain Vincent Kompany ( knee ) and midfielder Fabian Delph ( groin ) continue to work towards a comeback but llkay Gundogan ( knee ) is a long term absentee.

Squad

 
Hull City : Marshall, Jakupovic, Elmohamady, Maguie, Dawson, Davies, Robertson, Huddlestone, Livermore,

Henriksen, Mason, Clucas, Snodgrass, Mbokni, Diomande, Meyler, Maloney, Weir, Bowen.

 
Manchester City : Bravo, Caballero, Zabaleta, Sagna, Otamendi, Stones, Adarabioyo, Kolarov, Clichy, Toure,

Fernando, Fernandinho, De Bryne, Navas, Sterling, Sane, Silva, Garcia, Nolito, Iheancho.

Recent League Form ( latest result first )

Manchester City : WWLLW
Hull City : LLDLD

Managers

Mike Phelan ( Hull ).
Pep Guardiola ( Manchester City ).

Head To Head League Record

Hull City wins : 24
Draws : 16
Manchester City wins : 29

Best Opta Match Fact

1. Hull City’s previous game against Manchester City on Boxing Day ended in a 5-1 defeat at the Etihad in 2008.

Hull City vs Manchester City Kick-off Time, Team News, Squad

 
2. The Citizen have lost just one of their previous eight Premier League games against Hull City ( W4 D 3 )

 
3. Raheem Sterling has scored on each of his last two games on Boxing Day, once against Burnley in 2014 and against Sunderland last season.

 
4. The Tigers have won their last two league games played on Boxing Day, scoring three goals in each clash ( 3-0 v Burnley in 2015 and 3-1 Sunderland in 2014 ).

 
5. Hull City found themselves bottom of the Premier League on Christmas Day. 21 of the 24 sides to be bottom of the league at Christmas have been relegated that season.

Swansea City vs West Ham Team News

EPL Match

Swansea City vs West Ham Team News

West Ham have given themselves some breathing space with successive Premier League victories for just the second time this season in the Christmas build-up.

Back to back match home wins against Burnley then Hull propelled Slaven Bilic’s men five points clear of the relegation place ahead of a trip to struggling Swansea onBoxing Day.

Start time

 

The match will kick-off at 3pm on Monday December 16 at Liberty Stadium.

Team News

 

West Ham

Swansea City vs West Ham Team News

West Ham will be without Diafra Sakho for the Boxing Day match at Swansea after boss Slaven Bilic confirmed that the striker could be out for six to eight weeks due to a back injury.

The Senegal international has only made two appearances during his injury plagued season but was substituted during the draw against Manchester United last month.

Midfielder Gokhan Tore is still out with a knee problem, Pedro Obiang is suspended and Reece Oxford ( anke ) and Simone Zara ( knee ) remain sidelined, while defender James Collins is a doubt as he continues his recovery from a muscular injury.

Manager : Slaven Bilic ( West Ham )

 

Provisional squad : Randolph, Adrian, Collins, Ogbonna, Reid, Kouyate, Masuaku, Antonio, Cresswell, Noble, Fernandes, Nordtveit, Payet, Lanzini, Feghouli, Ayew, Carroll, Fletcher.

Swansea

Swansea City vs West Ham Team News

Swansea have broken toe victims Federico Fernandez and Ki Sung-yueng available for the Boxing Day home clash with West Ham.

Fernandez is a real contender to return in central defence on the back of Swansea conceding six goal in defeats at West Brom and Middlesbrough.

Ki might have to settle for a palace on the bench, but Kyle Naughton and Jack Cork are possible options with under pressure manager Bob Bradley considering changes.

Manager : Bob Bradley ( Swansea )

 

Provisional squad :

 

Fabianski, Naughton, Mawson, Fernandez, Taylor, Britton, Cork, Barrow, Routledge, Sigurdsson, Llorente, Nordfeldt, Rangel, Van der Hoorn, Amat, Fulton, Fer, Kingsley, Dye, Montero, Borjo, McBurnie.

Head To Head League Record

 

West Ham wins : 22

Swansea wins : 16

Draws : 12

Recent league from ( latest result first )

 

West Ham : WWDLD

Swansea : LLWLW

Manchester United vs Sunderland TV Channel, Time, Team News, odds

Manchester United vs Sunderland TV Channel, Time, Team News, odds

Manchester United vs Sunderland TV Channel, Time, Team News, odds here And you can get more information of this match ..Manchester United have been handed a couple of juicy fixtures over the Christmas and New Year period and they

welcome Sunderland on Monday. Manchester United have found their footing after a tumultuous period where they were finding it insanely difficult to win matches.

Manchester United vs Sunderland TV Channel, Time, Team News, odds
Manchester United will be home for Christmas this year as they welcome Sunderland to Old Trafford on Boxing Day.
Sunderland are currently in the bottom three but have won two of their last four matches including a 1-0 victory over Watford on Dec. 17. They also took three points from current champions Leicester City back at the very start of the month.

Manchester United vs Sunderland TV Channel, Time, Team News, odds

Which TV Channel is Manchester United vs Sunderland on?

The match will not shown live on British TV.
As always you can follow the action as it happens on our live blog, thought. Kick-off is at 3pm on Monday Dec. 26.
Team News for Manchester United vs Sunderland
Only James Wilson from Manchester United’s first squad is definitely unavailable through injury. Luke Shaw, Eric

Bailly and Henrikh Mkhitaryan are all assessed as doubtful but are in contention. Mkhitaryan has missed the

victories over Crystal Palace and West Brom since being injured by Tottenham’s Danny Rose, Bailly played at

Selhurst Park but came off and was absent at The Hawthorns while Shaw has not played since coming off at half-time

in last month’s League Cup victory over West Ham.

Sunderland have six long term absentees :

Lee Cattermole, Lynden Gooch, Paddy McNair, Jan Kirchoff, Billy Jones

and Duncan Watmore. Jack Rodwell is nearing full fitness and is likely to return at the end of the week but Steven

Pienaar and Javier Manquillo should both return to the squad. Sunderland are likely to be unchanged after defeating

Watford last time out, with Jason Denayer pushed into midfield and Fabio Borini raiding From the flanks.

What are the odds?

Manchester United win : 2/9
Sunderland win: 12/1
Draw : 11/2