The Champions League Round of 16 gets underway on Tuesday when Sporting CP hosts Manchester City. The Cityzens made the Champions League final a season ago, losing to Chelsea 1-0. Pep Guardioala’s side enters the knockout stages as the 11-4 favorites to hoist the trophy this year according to the latest 2022 Champions League odds from Caesars Sportsbook. Manchester City has won 11 of its last 12 games across all competitions, while Sporting CP is unbeaten in its last five fixtures. You can see what happens when you stream the match live on Paramount+.
Kickoff from Estádio José Alvalade in Lisbon, Portugal is set for 3 p.m. ET. Caesars Sportsbook lists Manchester City as the -360 favorite (risk $360 to win $100) on the 90-minute money line in its latest Manchester City vs. Sporting CP odds, with Sporting the +1000 underdog. A draw is +460 and the over-under for total goals scored is 2.5. Tuesday’s match will be streamed live on Paramount+ with their must-have Premium plan.
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How to watch Sporting CP vs. Manchester City
- Manchester City vs. Sporting CP date: Tuesday, February 15
- Manchester City vs. Sporting CP time: 3 p.m. ET
- Manchester City vs. Sporting CP streaming: Paramount+
UEFA Champions League picks for Manchester City vs. Sporting CP
Before tuning into Tuesday’s Champions League clash, you need to see the Sporting CP vs. Manchester City picks from SportsLine’s soccer insider Jon Eimer. Eimer is a high-volume bettor who has vast knowledge of leagues and players across the globe. Since joining SportsLine, Eimer has covered the English Premier League, Serie A, the FA Cup and much more. The Indiana-based handicapper compiled a winning record of 260-133-1 with over 90 units of profit for his community on various platforms over a recent two-month stretch.
For Manchester City vs. Sporting CP, Eimer is betting over 1.5 goals will be scored in the second half (-135). These teams feature very efficient offensive attacks. Manchester City is coming off a 4-0 victory over Norwich City on Saturday, while Sporting CP has scored multiple goals in its last five fixtures across all competitions.
Manchester City features the Premier League’s most potent offense, scoring 61 goals in 25 matches and 10 in their last three games across all competitions. Riyad Mahrez has been in top form in this competition as well, scoring five goals in six Champions League appearances.
Raheem Sterling has also been lethal in front of goal this season. Sterling scored a hat trick in Saturday’s victory over Norwich and found the back of the net in Manchester City’s 2-1 victory over PSG in the Champions League group stage.
Manchester City will be without starting right back Kyle Walker due to red card suspension, leaving room for Sporting CP to take advantage down the right flank. Sporting CP’s attack has been in spectacular form in the Champions League, scoring 13 goals in its last four fixtures in the tournament.
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George is Digismak’s reported cum editor with 13 years of experience in Journalism