Tottenham vs Man City: Preview, predictions and lineups

  • Ange Postecoglou's side host reigning English champions on Tuesday night
  • Arsenal could go on to win the Premier League title if Tottenham halt Man City
  • Spurs and Cityzens played out thrilling 3-3 draw in December

Tottenham Hotspur could inadvertently aid north London rivals Arsenal in the Premier League title race if they manage to secure a positive result against Manchester City on Tuesday night.

Following a four-game losing streak, Spurs returned to winning ways on Saturday, staging a comeback to defeat Burnley 2-1 to keep a firm grip on fifth place and relegate the visitors in the process.

City, meanwhile, demonstrated their characteristic ruthlessness by securing a commanding 4-0 victory over Fulham at Craven Cottage to maintain pressure on Mikel Arteta's Gunners.

Here is 90min's guide to Tuesday's game.

What time does Tottenham vs Man City kick-off?

  • Location: London, England
  • Stadium: Tottenham Hotspur Stadium
  • Date: Tuesday 14 May
  • Kick-off Time: 20:00 BST / 15:00 ET / 12:00 PT
  • Referee: Chris Kavanagh (ENG)
  • VAR: Michael Salisbury (ENG)

Tottenham vs Man City H2H Record (Last Five Games)

  • Tottenham: 3 wins
  • Man City: 1 win
  • Draws: 1

Current form (all competitions)


Man City

Tottenham 2-1 Burnley - 11/05/24

Fulham 0-4 Man City - 11/05/24

Liverpool 4-2 Tottenham - 05/05/24

Man City 5-1 Wolves - 04/05/24

Chelsea 2-0 Tottenham - 02/05/24

Nottingham Forest 0-2 Man City - 28/04/24

Tottenham 2-3 Arsenal - 28/04/24

Brighton 0-4 Man City - 25/04/24

Newcastle 4-0 - Tottenham 13/04/24

Man City 1-0 Chelsea - 20/04/24

How to watch Tottenham vs Man City on TV and live stream


TV channel / live stream

United Kingdom

Sky Sports Main Event, Sky Sports Premier League, Sky Sports Ultra HDR, Sky Go

United States

NBC, USA Network, Telemundo, Universo, Peacock,, fuboTV



Tottenham team news

Richarlison is unlikely to feature again for Spurs before the end of the season / Robin Jones/GettyImages

Spurs' concerns over injuries have escalated with the absence of Richarlison from Brazil's Copa America squad. Ange Postecoglou disclosed the striker has been 'hobbling about' due to a calf problem and the club are still awaiting the results of his scan.

Yves Bissouma, Timo Werner, Ben Davies, Destiny Udogie, Fraser Forster and Ryan Sessegnon are also sidelined.

Tottenham predicted lineup vs Man City

Tottenham predicted lineup vs Man City (4-2-3-1): Vicario; Porro, Romero, Van de Ven, Skipp; Hojbjerg, Sarr; Johnson, Maddison, Kulusevski; Son.

Man City team news

Nathan Ake
Ake played a little over 20 minutes for City in their clash with Fulham / James Baylis - AMA/GettyImages

City have some concerns of their own going into the match in north London.

Nathan Ake was replaced by Kyle Walker during the first half of the triumph over Fulham after showing signs of discomfort. Jack Grealish was absent from the matchday squad altogether due to illness.

Man City predicted lineup vs Tottenham

Man City predicted lineup vs Tottenham (4-2-3-1): Ederson; Walker, Dias, Akanji, Gvardiol; Rodri, Kovacic; Silva, De Bruyne, Foden; Haaland.

Tottenham vs Man City score prediction

In recent years, Tottenham have maintained a certain dominance over City when playing on home soil.

However, on paper, Guardiola's side appears to be too formidable to suffer defeat, especially considering what is at stake.

Prediction: Tottenham 0-2 Man City