Pep Guardiola's Man City decision vs Chelsea can only hint at his strongest line up
City are set to be welcome back some of the seven players who missed last week's FA Cup win at Swindon due to Covid-19.
But with new positives being registered this week, and further tests taking place in the morning, the manager cannot finalise his squad until the last moment
The starting line-up that beat Chelsea 1-0 at Stamford Bridge in September may be available again, and with a little luck Pep Guardiola could field the same 11 as in that near-perfect away performance — but he has a couple of things to ponder before making his selection.
Ilkay Gundogan and Aleks Zinchenko were the two absentees in that game and while the latter is unlikely to unseat Joao Cancelo at left back, Gundogan is a live candidate …
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