(Sporting Alert) — Joe Hart starts for Manchester City for tonight’s English League Cup quarterfinal clash with Leicester City at The King Power Stadium.
The England goalkeeper comes between the sticks as Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini makes eight changes from the last outing.
Also starting tonight for the on form English Premier League side are midfielders Jack Rodwell, James Milner and Jesus Navas, while Edin Dzeko leads the lone man attack with David Silva playing in support in a very strong starting lineup.
Samir Nasri, Alvaro Negredo, Fernandinho and Martin Demichelis are all on the bench.
Meanwhile, Leicester City make four changes from their last time out for today’s contest.
Changes sees Marcin Wasilewski and Ignasi Miquel coming in at the back in place of Ritchie De Laet and Liam Moore, while Andy King and Gary Taylor-Fletcher replaced Matty James and Jamie Vardy.
Leicester v Man City
Leicester: Schmeichel, Wasilewski, Morgan, Miquel, Konchesky, Knockaert, Drinkwater, King, Dyer, Taylor-Fletcher, Nugent
Subs: De Laet, Hammond, James, Vardy, Schlupp, Moore, Logan
Manchester City: Hart, Zabaleta, Kompany, Lescott, Kolarov, Javi Garcia, Rodwell, Jesus Navas, Silva, Milner, Dzeko
Subs: Nasri, Negredo, Fernandinho, Demichelis, Pantilimon, Boyata
Referee: Roger East (Wiltshire)