Manchester City’s quest to add the elusive Champions League to the trophy cabinet begins anew this evening at the Etihad Stadium, with the Premier League champions hosting Ligue 1 side Lyon.
Lyon boast some much sought-after talent such as Nabil Fekir, Tanguy Ndombele and Ferland Mendy, while former Manchester United winger Memphis Depay and OL’s recent recruit from City, Jason Denayer, are also among their ranks.
Italian referee Daniele Orsato is in charge of tonight’s game, and here are the starting lineups selected by Pep Guardiola and his counterpart Bruno Génésio.
Manchester City XI: Ederson, Walker, Stones, Laporte, Delph, Fernandinho, Gundogan, Silva, Bernardo, Sterling, Jesus
Lyon XI: Lopes, Rafael, Marcelo, Denayer, Mendy, Cornet, Ndombele, Diop, Aouar, Fekir, Depay
The match can be viewed on BT Sport 3 in the UK. A full list of TV coverage across the world can be found here.
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