Wolves vs Man City Prediction: Statistical Analysis of Goals, Fouls and Winner

Wolves vs Man City Prediction

When are the Wolves most likely to score a goal? It will be a mammoth task for the Wolves to score against the solid City defence. They might get some chances in the opening minutes of the first half.

When is Man City most likely to score a goal? Man City is expected to take an early lead against Wolverhampton in the upcoming match. The Citizens have scored 30% of their goals in the time frame of 60-75 minutes in the current EPL season.

Who is most likely to score for the Wolves? Daniel Podence has looked in decent touch so far. He has a higher probability to score than the other players of Wolverhampton.

Who is most likely to score for the Citizens? Erling Haaland has already scored in double-digits this season. He is expected to dominate the opposition in the next match as well.

CrowdWisdom360 Prediction: Wolves 0 Man City 4

All statistical analysis is based on historic performance. Player performance in the final may not necessarily replicate the recent performances.

Wolverhampton Wanderers will have a mighty challenge to avoid another defeat when they host the defending champions, Man City in the next EPL fixture on Saturday, 17 September. It has been a disappointing start to the new season for the Wolves. They are currently struggling in the bottom half of the table with only 6 points. Wolverhampton needs strong preparation to compete with City in the next match. Man City, on the other hand, is unbeaten till now. They will aim to dominate the hosts on Saturday and dethrone Arsenal from the top spot of the points table.

Wolves vs Man City Prediction: Goals Scored and Conceded


Time Frame Goals Scored Goals Conceded
First 15 minutes 1 0
16 to 30 minutes 1 0
31 to 45 minutes 2 0
46 to 60 minutes 0 1
61 to 75 minutes 0 1
76 to 90 minutes 0 1
First Half 4 0
Second Half 0 3
Total (Last 5 Matches) 4 3

Man City

Time Frame Goals Scored Goals Conceded
First 15 minutes 1 0
16 to 30 minutes 3 1
31 to 45 minutes 1 0
46 to 60 minutes 4 0
61 to 75 minutes 5 2
76 to 90 minutes 4 1
First Half 5 1
Second Half 13 3
Total (Last 5 Matches) 18 4

Wolves vs Man City Prediction: Forwards Statistics

Goals Shots on Target Per Game
Daniel Podence 2 0.5
Pedro Neto 0 0.3
Goncalo Guedes 0 0.4
Man City
Erling Haaland 10 2.5
Julian Alvarez 2 0.8
Phil Foden 1 0.7

Wolverhampton’s forward attack is led by the Portuguese pair, Daniel Podence, and Pedro Neto. Podence has scored 2 goals so far and he has played at an average of 1.2 shots per game. Neto is yet to score his season. He has maintained an average of 2.2 key passes per match.

Man City has some of the most powerful strikers in their squad. Erling Haaland has been fantastic as of now as he has already added 10 goals, 1 assist, and 3 big chances to his name. Julian Alverez is another star striker who has scored twice till now and played with a passing accuracy of 94%.

Top Scorers for Wolves in Last Season:

  • Raul Jimenez (6 goals)
  • Hee-Chan Hwang (5 goals)
  • Conor Coady (4 goals)

Top Scorers for Man City in Last Season:

  • Kevin De Bruyne (15 goals)
  • Raheem Sterling (13 goals)
  • Riyad Mahrez (11 goals)

Wolves vs Man City Prediction: Yellow Card Statistics

Yellow Cards
Ruben Neves 3
Daniel Podence 1
Goncalo Guedes 1
Yellow Cards
Joao Cancelo 2
John Stones 1
Phil Foden 1

Wolves vs Man City Prediction: Midfield Statistics

Passing Accuracy Key Passes Per Game
Ruben Neves 85% 1.0
Joao Moutinho 84% 2.0
Matheus Nunes 82% 1.0
Man City
Kevin De Bruyne 80% 3.5
Ilkay Gundogan 90% 2.7
Rodri 92% 0.7

The midfield panel of Wolverhampton consists of players like Ruben Neves and Joao Moutinho. Neves has scored 1 goal this season. He also maintained an average of 4.2 tackles per match. Moutinho’s passing accuracy stands at 84%. He got 52% success in the ground duels.

The star Belgian midfielder Kevin De Bruyne is a key player for the Citizens. He has played the current EPL season at an average of 3.5 key passes per game with 67% dribbling success. Ilkay Gundogan is another formidable midfielder who is having high passing accuracy of 90% so far. He also added 2 goals and 1 assist to his name.

Wolves vs Man City Prediction: Defence Statistics

Clearances Per Game Tackles Per Game
Max Kilman 5.3 0.7
Nathan Collins 3.7 0.8
Rayan Ait Nouri 1.0 2.6
Man City
Joao Cancelo 0.2 1.3
Ruben Dias 2.0 0.8
John Stones 1.2 0.8

In the defence, the Wolves rely on Max Kilman and Nathan Collins. Kilman has maintained an average of 5.3 clearances per game with 76% success in the aerial duels. Collins’ clearance average stands at 3 per match till now. His passing accuracy also looks good at 90%.

Joao Cancelo has been a consistent defender for City. He has played at an average of 1.3 tackles per game in the current season. He also contributed 1 goal for his team. Ruben Dias is another key defender who has played with an average of 2 clearances per match, winning 69% of the aerial duels.

Wolves vs Man City Prediction: Goalkeeper Stats

Jose Sa (Wolves) Ederson (Man City)
Saves per Game 2.8 (81%) 1.0 (50%)
Clean Sheet 3 3

Wolverhampton’s goalkeeper Jose Sa has given a praiseworthy performance this season as he has an average of 2.8 saves per game with 81% success. He had a total of 3 clean sheets.

Ederson hasn’t looked at his best for the Citizens. He had 3 clean sheets as of now but Ederson would like to improve his save success rate of 50%.

Wolves vs Man City Prediction: Team Stats (All Competitions)

Stats Wolves Man City
Matches 13 10
Goals per game 1.23 3.00
Goals conceding per game 0.85 1.00
Clean Sheets 5 5
Ball Possession % 55.29% 68.00%

Wolves vs Man City Prediction: Head-to-Head Statistics

Matches: 126 | Wolves: 49 | Draw: 25 | Man City: 52

Recent 5 Meetings: Wolves: 1 | Draw: 0 | Man City: 4

Last Meeting: Man City defeated Wolves with a score of 5-1 in a Premier League fixture on 11 May 2022.

Wolves vs Man City Prediction: Winning Odds

Wolves vs Man City Prediction: Predicted Lineup

Wolves (4-3-3): Jose Sa; Castro, Collins, Kilman, Ait-Nouri; Nunes, Neves, Moutinho; Neto, Kalajdzic, Podence

Man City (4-3-3): Ederson; Cancelo, Dias, Stones, Walker; Gundogan, Rodri, Bruyne; Foden, Haaland, Silva

Wolves vs Man City Prediction: Final Analysis and Prediction

It is undoubtedly a big challenge for Wolverhampton Wanderers to avoid a home defeat to Man City in the upcoming match. The Wolves need better coordination between the midfielders and strikers to produce meaningful passes. They have really struggled in goal-scoring this season. Man City, on the other hand, will surely look to dominate the Wolves and secure a big win on Saturday. Al the predictions and betting platforms are favoring Man City for this match.

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