This weekend’s motion kicks off with West Ham’s Saturday lunchtime conflict with Tottenham.
While Premier League leaders tackle Crystal Palace on the Etihad.
And whilst Pep Guardiola’s facet have had their justifiable share of targets thus far this season, Lawrenson doesn’t consider City will batter Palace regardless of the Eagles’ present struggles.
“Although City are filled with targets and I believe they’re going to win convincingly, I do not see this changing into a battering,” he advised BBC Sport.
“Palace boss Roy Hodgson isn’t one of these supervisor to permit that to occur.”
But who else does Lawrenson suppose will take 3 issues this week?
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