Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Young Guns Must Take Their Chance in Limelight at Bridge

Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Young Guns Must Take Their Chance in Limelight at Bridge

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CITY'S young guns have been told to grasp their opportunity against Chelsea in the FA Cup tomorrow.

Manuel Pellegrini is poised to play a significant number of the club's highly-rated prospects in the fifth-round clash, with the Blues boss conserving the energy of some of his big-name stars ahead of Wednesday's Champions League trip to Kiev.

But despite the fact that a number of teenagers could make the starting line-up at Stamford Bridge, City's second choice goalkeeper Willy Caballero - himself in line to play - is confident in what is likely to be an inexperienced side.

"We'll probably have a young team at Stamford Bridge, but that doesn't mean to say that we can't go there and get a result," said the Argentine.

"We are one of the biggest teams in the country and it will be fantastic for the younger players if they have the opportunity to play. …

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