Manchester City welcome the French giants PSG at the Etihad Stadium tonight. In their second leg of Champions league football. While the reverse fixture the sky blue side of Manchester, won by two goals to one. But PSG by then under the current Chelsea manager.
Thomas Tuchel won two times at the red side of Manchester. In the champions league competition on UK soil. However these is a very difficult and different Pep side. And as well considering PSG is now under Pochettino. Who again knocked out Pep in the same stage while with Spurs.
Meanwhile Pep has both Aguero, Sterling and Jesus on the bench on these fixture. He has gone with Ederson between the sticks. While Walker, Stones, Dias and Zinchenko in his last line of defense.
While his midfield has Silva, Captain, Fernandinho and IIkay the German magician. Pep has chosen to go with all attacking trio and exclude any striker in his lineup.
With Mahrez and Foden on either wings supporting Kevin, who has been deployed as a false number nine. There is the issue of super substitute and maybe. That's why he opted to let the two strikers on the bench.
As per MEN, Manchester United former manager Sir. Alex Ferguson. Joined the PSG team at the Lowry hotel only for one hour. Before leaving with the clubs president. It's not clear what he went to do at the team hotel which MEN. Report only PSG squad were at the hotel due to Corona virus restrictions.