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MAN CITY v Newcastle – The PREVIEW: City’s Probable Team

28 Oct

Willy Caballero will start in goal, making just his third appearance of the campaign, and there could also be plenty of changes throughout the rest of the side. Bacary Sagna, Martin Demichelis and Aleks Kolarov are all likely to step into the starting XI, while Eliaquim Mangala, Dedryck Boyata and Matija Nastasic are vying for [...]

West Ham v MAN CITY – The PREVIEW: City’s Probable Team

24 Oct

Eliaquim Mangala and Martin Demichelis are competing for a place alongside Vincent Kompany at the heart of the back four. The Frenchman has looked shaky in his last couple of appearances and Demichelis’s experience will always appeal to Manuel Pellegrini, but against a West Ham side that have started the season superbly and possess pace [...]

CSKA Moscow v MAN CITY – The PREVIEW: City’s Probable Team

20 Oct

Pablo Zabaleta is set to return for this must-win Champions League encounter after being rested at the weekend. Aleks Kolarov is expected to replace Gael Clichy on the left of the back four, with Eliaquim Mangala and Martin Demichelis competing for a place alongside Vincent Kompany at the heart of defence. James Miner’s recent form [...]

MAN CITY v Tottenham – The PREVIEW: City’s Probable Team

17 Oct

City’s inconsistent form and the pair of international breaks have conspired to produce a somewhat stop-start beginning to the season, but this fixture at home to Spurs is the first in a heavy, concentrated run. For so long a bogey team, the Blues’ recent record against Tottenham is excellent and with memories of last season’s [...]

Hull v MAN CITY – The PREVIEW: City’s Probable Team

26 Sep

After starting in midweek against Sheffield Wednesday, Willy Caballero could remain in goal for this weekend’s fixture. Pablo Zabaleta sat out  the 7-0 romp through suspension, but there may be a temptation to keep him on the bench with Tuesday’s Champions League encounter in mind. Gael Clichy will presumably step in on the left of [...]

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