MANCHESTER (Sporting Alert) — The following are the starting lineup team sheets for today’s Champions League Group E game between Manchester City and AS Roma at Etihad Stadium.
Both teams will be hoping to take all three points in the game, as the battle to stay in touch with leaders Bayern Munich heats up.
England star Joe Hart returns in goal for Manchester City, but former Chelsea midfielder Frank Lampard starts on the bench.
Jesus Navas, Fernandinho, Yaya Toure, David Silva and Sergio Aguero all start for the English Premier League side.
Former Arsenal attacker Gervinho and Chelsea left-back Ashley Cole, as well as Italian veteran Francesco Totti are amongst the starters today for Roma.
Manchester City v AS Roma
Manchester City: Hart, Zabaleta, Kompany, Demichelis, Clichy, Jesus Navas, Fernandinho, Toure, Silva, Dzeko, Aguero. Subs: Caballero, Sagna, Milner, Kolarov, Lampard, Mangala, Jovetic
AS Roma: Skorupski, Maicon, Manolas, Yanga-Mbiwa, Cole, Florenzi, Pjanic, Keita, Nainggolan, Gervinho, Totti
Subs: Curci, Iturbe, Ljajic, Destro, Holebas, Paredes, Torosidis
Referee: Bjorn Kuipers (Holland)