Premier League betting preview: QPR v Man City
Struggling QPR host title contenders Manchester City in what is arguably the pick of Tuesday night’s Premier League fixtures.
Rangers sit bottom of the table with 15 points from 23 games, five points from top flight safety.
City are second in the league with 51 points from their 23 fixtures, five points behind leaders Manchester United. QPR striker Bobby Zamora and midfielders Junior Hoilett and Shaun Wright-Phillips are all injury doubts.
City centre-back Vincent Kompany is out with a calf injury, while fellow defender Matija Nastasic is a doubt with a knee problem.
Full backs Maicon and Micah Richards are both still out with knee injuries, while brothers Kolo and Yaya Toure are on African Cup of Nations duty with Ivory Coast.
Mario Balotelli and Samir Nasri have recovered from illness in time to feature.
Online bookmakers Bwin make City 1.45 favourites for the match, with QPR offered at 7.25. The draw is priced at 4.10.
City forwards Sergio Aguero and Carlos Tevez are 4.75 joint favourites to score the first goal.