Manchester City-Hull City Betting Preview: Expect both teams to score at the Eithad

After a nightmare at Cardiff last weekend, Manuel Pellegrini brings his side back home to face another promoted club, with our tipster backing goals galore
Manchester City welcome Hull City to the north west of England on Saturday as we return to Premier League action after the Capital One Cup during the week and, with both teams sitting on three points, expect it to be another lively affair.

City come into this game having not played during the week. Manuel Pellegrini's men have had a long time to wait since their loss at Cardiff City last Sunday, with the Welsh side coming out on top in a 3-2 victory.

City looked poor at the back without the missing Vincent Kompany, who was injured whilst playing in their 4-0 victory over Newcastle on the opening day. Coral price the home side at a short 1/9 (1.11) to take all three points.

Hull have had a mixed start to their return to the Premier League, losing their opener to Chelsea in Jose Mourinho's first match back. The Tigers were always going to struggle at Stamford Bridge, but put in a solid performance in the second half to keep the scoreline to 2-0.

Steve Bruce's men then followed this up with a hard fought victory over Norwich City at home, Robert Brady's penalty enough to separate the sides. Coral don't give Bruce's men much hope, pricing them at 12/1 (13.00) to take the win. The same firm puts the draw at 11/2 (6.50).

A common factor in both Man City's games so far this season have been goals. In their two opening games, we have seen nine goals scored. The bet of over 3.5 goals at 5/4 (2.25) with Coral seems like a fantastic price, considering the attacking talent on offer for Man City.

For those after slightly more value, the both teams to score bet stands out at 11/8 (2.36). City struggled to keep clean sheets throughout pre-season but looked solid against Newcastle, however, the loss of captain Vincent Kompany was clear to see in their match against Cardiff where they conceded three goals. It's also worth noting that these sides have met four times in the past and, on each occasion, both teams have scored.

Over 3.5 goals at 5/4 (2.25) 2pt with Coral Both teams to score at 11/8 (2.36) 1pt with Coral

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