Without doubt, Manchester City have been frightening this season, but the question still stands: “Can they do it on a cold night in Stoke?”
They are three wins from the title, and you would fancy them to do the inevitable as soon as they feasibly can.
Our unique algorithm has predicted the Manchester City side it believes will start the game.
Football Whispers uses data to predict teams’ starting XIs, taking into account injuries, suspensions, the statistical likelihood of a player being selected, the competition the match is in, players’ previous performances and the opponent’s style.
And you can also give it a go yourself. Just click ‘create your own’ on the line-up at the top of the page and pick your ideal XI for the game.You can also see each player’s stats once you’ve selected them.
When you’re happy with your team, press ‘confirm’ and you’ll be able to share it with your friends via social media.