Metropolis’s desires of an unprecedented quadruple have been dashed by the hands of Fernando Llorente’s hip as Spurs emerged victorious from a Champions League traditional on Wednesday evening.
Raheem Sterling thought he’d received it on the final however noticed his final gasp aim dominated out by VAR as Mauricio Pochettino‘s facet progressed into the ultimate 4 the place they’re going to now face Ajax.
This is all the things that you must know:
What time is it and the way can I watch it?
The sport kicks off at 12.30pm on Saturday on the Etihad Stadium.
The sport will probably be proven dwell on Sky Sports activities Predominant Occasion and Sky Sports activities Premier League.
These with out entry to a TV can stream the sport dwell by way of Sky Go.
We will probably be dwell running a blog the sport too, in fact.
Fernandinho, who got here on within the week, needs to be match to start out. Oleksandr Zinchenko, who has been sidelined with a hamstring damage, would be the topic of a late health take a look at.
Moussa Sissoko will miss out for the guests after limping out of the sport in midweek. Eric Dier is again in coaching however the recreation could come too quickly for him to start out.
Harry Kane, Serge Aurier and Harry Winks are all nonetheless long-term absentees.
Manchester Metropolis: Ederson, Walker, Stones, Laporte, Mendy, Fernandinho, Silva, De Bruyne, Silva, Sterling, Aguero
Tottenham Hotspur: Lloris, Trippier, Alderweireld, Sanchez, Vertonghen, Davies, Wanyama, Alli, Eriksen, Lucas, Son
Man Metropolis 1/4
Manchester Metropolis confirmed once more on Wednesday night that they solely know one strategy to play. Spurred on by the occasions of three days’ earlier count on them to return flying out the blocks and try to proper that fallacious as quickly as doable right here.
With solely the league to give attention to Guardiola is bound to go together with his full energy group with in-form Raheem Sterling as soon as once more prone to trigger Tottenham issues in behind.
The guests should try to do the majority of their work on the break however as they’ve already proven that is not essentially a foul factor. Son Heung-min was a terror from first to final within the earlier recreation and figures to be Spurs’ main attacking outlet once more.
They have to try to cease Metropolis’s attacking impetus at supply with the composition of their midfield prone to dictate how profitable they are going to be at doing so. Victor Wanyama’s physicality will probably be key if they’re to nullify that supremely harmful De Bruyne-Silva partnership within the center.
Metropolis will wish to begin as they left off with the title race motivation and the aspect of revenge thrown in sweeping them to an essential house win. 3-1.