Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

All Change!

Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

All Change!

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PEP Guardiola is ready to make ELEVEN changes to his City team for the clash with promotion-chasing Wolves.

The Blues' League Cup fourth round tie will be their fourth game in ten days and nine of Guardiola's front-line troops have started the previous three.

The manager gave rests to Gabriel Jesus and Raheem Sterling at the weekend, so they are likely to step back in to the starting line-up - but contrary to his claim he will change the entire team, Guardiola has hinted that Sergio Aguero will also start as he returns from injury.

With 20-year-old Aleks Zinchenko set to make his debut at left-back, Guardiola will also draft in a host of players who have been on the fringes of the team this season.

Bernardo Silva is set to keep his place after starting in the 3-0 win over Burnley, but Ilkay Gundogan, Claudio Bravo, Danilo, Eliaquim Mangala and Yaya Toure are virtual certainties to start - whether Tosin Adarabioyo joins them remains to be seen. …

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