PSG vs Manchester City Champions League Match Team News and Livestream 2-0 (Full Time)

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Tue 28, September, 2021 07:59p · Web
Manchester City midfielder Ilkay Gundogan, who suffered a knock against Southampton earlier this month, will not be fit before the next international break. Left-back Oleksandr Zinchenko is City's only other notable absentee with a calf problem.

Pep Guardiola was boosted by the return of Aymeric Laporte and Rodri at Chelsea following their respective injuries and must decide on whether to manage their minutes ahead of the Liverpool clash at the weekend.

John Stones was back among the substitutes bench at Stamford Bridge and could be in line to feature in the French capital. Riyad Mahrez and Raheem Sterling came on late against Chelsea and will be pushing for starts.

Ilkay Gundogan celebrates after scoring Man City's first goal (Darren Staples/CSM via ZUMA Wire)
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Ilkay Gundogan is out for Man City
Lionel Messi is expected to play for Paris Saint-Germain on Tuesday after taking part in a training session.

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The Argentine forward missed two Ligue 1 games with a bruised knee but did not appear to be struggling with the injury on Monday morning.

"We will confirm the starting 11 tomorrow," coach Mauricio Pochettino told a news conference when asked about Messi ahead of the Group A clash at the Parc des Princes. "But I think he will be in the squad tomorrow."

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Pochettino added that Messi, who joined the French club on a two-year contract from Barcelona, would need time to adjust in Paris.

"He did 20 years in Barcelona, it's normal he felt at home there and here, everything is new for him. He did not arrive a long time ago," the Argentine said.

Pochettino also confirmed that Marco Verratti would probably be involved after the Italy midfielder missed four games with a knee injury.

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