Shakhtar Donetsk vs Manchester City Preview and Prediction: Draw 1-1 at 11/2
Shakhtar Donetsk and Manchester City will play their sixth Champions League group stage game at the Oblasny Sportkomplex Metalist on Wednesday, 6th December.
The teams played the reverse fixture in September and Manchester City won 2 – 0. It was the first meeting between these teams.
So far, Shakhtar Donetsk have won three games and lost two. They are second in group F with 9 points, three points above Napoli. Over the weekend they defeated Veres 2 – 0 and are currently on a three game winning streak.
Manchester City have won all five games of the competition so far. They are first in group F with 15 points. Last weekend they defeated West Ham United 2 – 1 and are yet to lose a domestic game this season.
Manchester City will be looking to maintain their perfect record in the Champions League. Shakhtar Donetsk know that Napoli have a good chance to catch them so will be doing their best to claim some points. As a result, this could be a very close and hard fought game.
A 1 – 1 draw is the most likely outcome with Paddy Power and Boyle Sports offering odds of 11/2 and 5/1 respectively.
Paddy Power Odds: 8/5 Shakhtar Donetsk to Win, 23/10 for a Draw and 9/5 Manchester City to Win
Boyle Sports Odds: 8/5 Shakhtar Donetsk to Win, 9/4 for a Draw and 7/4 Manchester City to Win