CITYZENDuck’s Predicted XI: Manchester City v RB Leipzig


RB Leipzig v Manchester City: Round of 16 Leg One - UEFA Champions League
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Who will get the beginning within the largest match of the season till the subsequent one?

Pep Guardiola put out a facet that was fairly close to what I assumed he would in opposition to Crystal Palace within the Premier League on the weekend. The Manchester City supervisor has an much more essential match forward of him this time round. Rb Leipzig are an actual risk to City’s European desires in 2023, so who will put within the lineup to see us via? We’ll begin in purpose. With two clear sheets on the bounce, Ederson will get the beginning as soon as once more.

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This can be a high-stakes match that can require some resolve and expertise to navigate. With that in thoughts, we’ll put Kyle Walker and Nathan Aké on the fullbacks. Walker has velocity and savvy, whereas Aké has been the rock in City’s again line. Rúben Dias and John Stones will renew their centre-back partnership for this match.

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Midfield will probably be essential on this one. We thought Pep would put Rodri, İlkay Gündoğan, and Kein De Bruyne on the pitch collectively to begin at Palace, however he left KDB on the bench in favor of Bernardo Silva. we’ll go together with our thought for the final time as soon as once more.

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Lastly, the forwards. Phil Foden has been wonderful since he has been restored to the beginning lineup. He has flourished given extra time on the precise. With that stated, Riyad Mahrez carried this workforce via some tough patches this winter and deserves a begin. Jack Grealish continues to be amongst City’s greatest, and these are the moments for which Erling Haaland was delivered to Manchester.

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Kyle Walker

Rúben Dias

John Stones

Nathan Aké



İlkay Gündoğan

Kevin De Bruyne


Riyad Mahrez

Erling Haaland

Jack Grealish

There’s your beginning lineup. Who do you need to see strolling out of the tunnel on the Etihad? Allow us to right here it within the feedback.

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