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As such, Pep Guardiola can afford to field his strongest side against one of the lesser lights left in Europe’s top club competition in FC Basel.
The Catalan coach will be further buoyed by Sergio Aguero’s four-goal performance against Leicester at the weekend, with Gabriel Jesus still unavailable through injury.
Basel, currently second in the Swiss Super League, five points behind Young Boys.bounced back from a home defeat to Lugano with an away win at.FC Thun on Saturday and will look to bring the game to visiting City at St. Jakob Park.
The South African club cannot afford to prioritise Caf competitions and risk their PSL status After becoming the first team in the country to lift the Nedbank Cup two years in a row,SuperSport United are now slowly losing their status as one of the PSL big guns.
The Swiss champions, currently second in their domestic league, face their sternest challenge of the season so far Manchester City begin their Champions League knock-out journey fresh in the knowledge that they have a 16-point gap.between themselves and cross-town rivals United in the Premier League.
In the wake of winning the Ke Yona competition in 2016 under Stuart Baxter, Matsatsantsa went on to successfully defend the trophy in 2017.
The Nedbank Cup glory automatically secured their ticket to the Caf Confederation Cup as they travelled the breadth and width of.the African continent.
Baxter started the campaign on a high as they reached the group stages, but he was quickly snapped up by the South African Football Association (Safa) to replace Shakes Mashaba as head coach Bafana Bafana.
The return of John Stones gives Pep a selection headache at the centre of defence, while Phil Foden offers the coach an additional option in midfield.
Potential Manchester City starting XI: Ederson; Walker, Laporte, Otamendi, Danilo; De Bruyne, Fernandinho, Gundogan; B. Silva, Aguero, Sterling.