Manchester City XI: Hart, Zabaleta, Kolarov, Mangala, Otamendi, Toure, Fernando, Navas, Silva, Iheanacho, Agüero
Substitutes: Caballero, Demichelis, Clichy, De Bruyne, Delph, Bony, Sterling
Stoke City XI: Given, Muniesa, Wollschied, Shawcross, Bardsley, Whelan, Cameron, Arnautovic, Imbula, Diouf, Joselu
Substitutes: Haugaard, Adam, Teixeira, Crouch, Bojan, Choulay, Shenton
The Premier League takes second fiddle to the Champions league in what is a massive week for Manchester City. In their first semi-final against Real Madrid on Tuesday, they name a strong team against Stoke City today.
But there’s one notable absentee from the starting eleven and that’s a credit to the impact that Kevin De Bruyne has had since returning from injury a couple of weeks ago. He’s their undisputed star man.
City need to focus on securing their Champions League status through a top four finish today. Stoke come into the match in poor form, conceding ten goals in their last three games.