After winning back to back games in Premier League 2014–15, Chelsea football club will now face the defending champions Manchester City. The first leg clash of both teams is all set to be played at home ground of City, the Etihad Stadium. The blues lions are now considered as the most strongest competitors of the competition with 4 with wins in a row. City will look to break the 100% record at their home ground and also for 3 precious points. Read the full match preview, time & Television channels of Manchester City vs Chelsea FC right over here.
Manchester City vs Chelsea 2014 Time & Telecast Channels
|Competition||Premier League 2014–15|
|Date||21 Sept [GMT & IST]|
|Time||8:30pm [IST], 3:00pm [GMT]|
|Seating capacity||60,000 spectators|
|Home team||They Sky Blues|
|Away team||The Blue Lions|
|Sky Go, Star Sports,|
Fox Sports 3, ESPN + Sur
UK: Sky Go, Sky Sports 1 / HD, BBC Radio 5 Live
USA: NBC Sports Live Extra, Telemundo, Deportes En Vivo
India: Star Sports
Argentina: ESPN + Andina, ESPN + Sur
Australia: Fox Sports 3, Fox sports EPL on Demand
Canada: Sportsnet One
Denmark: TV3 Sport 2, Viaplay DeSky Gonmark
Finland: Katsomo, MTV Sport 1
Germany: Sky Sports 2 / HD
International: Talksport Radio World, Chelsea TV Online
New Zealand: Premierleaguepass
Norway: TV2 Sport Premium, TV2 Sumo
Spain: Canal+ 1 / HD / 30
Sweden: Viasat Fotball / HD
Manchester City vs Chelsea 2014 Preview
Coach Jose Mourinho’s side have not lost any game out of their last 7 games in all competition. Whereas, the home side have won 3 games, lost 1 with 2 draws. In last game of Champions League, CFC played draw against the German club Schalke & City faced a 0–1 loss to Bayern.
The former Atletico Madrid striker is on the top list for scoring 7 goals in first 4 matches of Chelsea. The Brazilian based forward scored his first hat-trick in his last appearance against Everton, winning fourth game by 6–3. He was awarded with Premier League player of the month [August 2014].
Last time, they met on 3rd February 2014 in last season of Premier League at same stadium. That was a 1–0 victory of Chelsea in which Branislav Ivanovic scored the winning goal [32′]. City enjoyed possession of 65% but could not score the equalizer.