Spurs newbie to play big role, Man City to be cautious – experts’ views

Spurs vs. Manchester City kicks off another weekend of Premier League football. The season so far has been unpredictable, and both clubs enter this clash with differing stories from their opening six games. The travelling Citizens looked all set to stroll to the title until last weekend’s shock home loss at the hands of West Ham somewhat burst the bubble of optimism around the Etihad Stadium, while Tottenham have bounced back from a drab start with back-to-back victories.

This one is a toughie in terms of predicting what might happen, but we’ve been in touch with expert fans from both camps (@mcfcforum and @TalkingTHFC) to gauge the mood ahead of kick-off, and here’s what they have had to say:

Which player(s) will be key?

What will happen on the pitch?

If you could have one opposing player in your side, who would it be?