Even so, the City boss has three issues that need to be addressed: a left-back, a midfield and three forwards, so it doesn’t matter.
Guardiola is likely to opt for the wrong approach, with Kevin De Bruyne as a focal point supported by Phil Foden and Riyad Mahrez.
Meaning Raheem Sterling will have to endure on the bench while Sergio Aguero hopes his last minute in the City shirt.
Recently, Rodri and Fernandinho May find himself starting to deal with N̵7;Golo Kante and Jorginho. which received cooperation from Gundogan that focuses more on the offensive line If he’s fit, Bernardo Silva will vie for the starting point.
Joao Cancelo is in a fight with Oleksandr Zinchenko on the left side of the defensive line. And the latter might think he’s number one after Cancelo missed the team on matchday to beat Everton.
Manchester City predicted XI (4-3-3): Ederson; Walker, Stones, Dias, Zinchenko; Gundogan, Rodri, Bernardo; Mahrez, De Bruyne, Foden
Manchester City confirm travel squad list
Goalkeeper: Ederson, Scott Carson, Zack Steffen, James Trafford
Defender: Kyle Walker, Ruben Dias, John Stones, Nathan Ake, Oleksandr Zinchenko, Aymeric Laporte, Benjamin Mendy, Joao Cancelo, Eric Garcia.
Midfielder: Ilkay Gundogan, Rodrigo, Fernandinho, Kevin De Bruyne, Bernardo Silva, Ferran Torres.
Forward: Raheem Sterling, Gabriel Jesus, Sergio Aguero, Riyad Mahrez, Phil Foden.