Manchester City have the chance to throw the Premier League title race wide open as they take on leaders Chelsea on Wednesday night.
Click the right arrow above to see our predicted Manchester City XI, in squad number order…
They must, though, do without Bacary Sagna, Gabriel Jesus, and Ilkay Gundogan, who are all injured, but the rest of the squad is available.
Pep Guardiola’s men will rue the fact they didn’t beat Arsenal at the weekend, but could put themselves firmly back in the race for top spot with a win at Stamford Bridge.
So, who will start?
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Manchester City have the chance to throw the Premier League
Pep Guardiola has named Vincent Kompany in Manchester City’s starting XI to take on Chelsea at Stamford Bridge.
Chelsea XI: Courtois; Zouma, David Luiz, Cahill (c); Azpilicueta, Kante, Fabregas, Alonso; Pedro, Diego Costa, Hazard.
Fabian Delph was also selected for a first Premier League start of the season, lining up in midfield alongside Fernandinho.
Manchester City XI: Caballero, Clichy, Stones, Kompany (c), Fernandinho, Delph, Sane, Silva, De Bruyne, Navas, Aguero.
The FC panel lament Manchester City’s inability to translate Pep Guardiola’s tactics into a quality product on the pitch.
collected by :Syrena Smith