MANCHESTER (Sporting Alert) — Carlos Tevez and Sergio Aguero have been handed the task of getting Manchester City off to good start infront of the net in tonight’s Champions League clash against Ajax in their Group D clash at Etihad Stadium.
Manchester City struggled over the weekend with three strikers and manager Roberto Mancini has decided to go back to his regular formation.
Mario Balotelli, who started at the weekend in the Premier League is on the bench.
Attacking playmaker Christian Eriksen and winger Ryan Babel will lead the Ajax attack.
The Dutch side beat City 3-1 when they last met.
Manchester City vs Ajax Teams
Manchester City: Hart, Zabaleta, Kompany, Nastasic, Clichy, Javi Garcia, Barry, Nasri, Toure, Aguero, Tevez.
Subs: Pantilimon, Maicon, Dzeko, Sinclair, Kolarov, Balotelli, Meppen-Walter.
Ajax: Vermeer, Van Rhijn, Alderweireld, Moisander, Blind, De Jong, Poulsen, Schone, Boerrigter, Eriksen, Babel.
Subs: Cillessen, Enoh, Sana, Veltman, Denswil, Dijks, Fischer.