Manchester City secured second place with their weekend win and will be hosting relegation threatened AFC Bournemouth on Match Day 36. They have 72 points and 18th placed Bournemouth have 31. Manchester City thrashed Brighton 5-0 in their last match, making it the second straight match they have scored five. They have six clean sheets in the eight matches, and playing at home, they have five straight wins and clean sheets too. The last home loss for City came in the League Cup, against Manchester United but they are unbeaten in nine league matches at home.
Bournemouth are three points below safety and after coming from down to beat Leicester City 4-1 on Sunday, and all the remaining three matches are must-wins and to get three points here, they will have to be at their best. Bournemouth lost their first four matches after lockdown before holding Tottenham to a 0-0 draw then beating Leicester. However, with just one clean sheet in their last 15 matches, they have an uphill task here and a run of eight straight away losses and have failed to score in five of the eight away matches and with just three wins in 17 away league matches.