Manchester City runs out of winter vacations

first_imgThe City calendar includes the end of the Carabao Cup before him Aston Villa (1-M); the round of 16 of the FA Cup against the Sheffield Wednesday (4-M); visit to Old trafford in the Manchester derby (8-M) and match of the 30th day against the Burnley (14-M). Four games in fifteen days. While the team of Zinedine Zidane will have in that period of time to be measured at Barcelona (1-M); to the Betis (8-M) and at Eibar (14-M), on the day before the return of the eighth Champions. More rest a priori for Real Madrid before a game that is expected to be crucial.It’s not all bad news for Guardiola. The clashes against West Ham and Leicester can serve the Spanish coach as a test bench for the French central Aymeric Laporte Take a rhythm of competition with a view to being full against Real Madrid. Premier League* Data updated as of February 11, 2020 The calendar also does not favor the City for the returnNot only the citizen they will get more fatigued to meet the first leg of the round, but that For the return meeting scheduled on March 16, it will also have more load of matches. The Manchester City he had to enjoy his first winter break in the Premier between February 9 and 22 but the storm Sabine He played against him.Those of Pep Guardiola they had to play in their stadium against him West ham last February 9 game of the Premier but the storm that hit the British Isles caused the suspension of the match. Now the Federation English has set the meeting for the Wednesday, February 19 at 8:30 p.m. in the Etihad, only one week before the first leg of the round of 16 against the Real Madrid. The City, who was going to have almost two weeks of vacation, will be forced to shorten his days off and has seen how the calendar has been ‘loaded’ at the peak of the season. Since now you will have to dispute two Premier League matches in the same week in which the white team is measured at the Bernabéu: on February 19 before the West ham and on the 22nd, visit the Leicester. Real Madrid on the other hand only have two games ahead of LaLiga Santander before the return of Champions: Celta, on February 16 and visit the Levant, on 22.last_img