Man City team news: Silva returns

first_imgManchester City v Newcastle United Manchester City team news: David Silva returns while Aguero starts again Sam Lee Last updated 1 year ago 00:39 1/21/18 FacebookTwitterRedditcopy Comments(0) David Silva Manchester City Getty Images Manchester City v Newcastle United Newcastle United Manchester City Premier League The Spain international returns to the City XI after dealing with personal issues while the Argentine remains a fixture in Pep Guardiola’s line-up David Silva has returned to the Manchester City line-up for Saturday’s game against Newcastle United, while Sergio Aguero has kept his place up front. Silva has been in and out of the City team since before Christmas due to personal reasons, though he was kept on the bench for the defeat at Liverpool last weekend due to stomach problems.The midfielder will also captain the side.  Article continues below Editors’ Picks Lyon treble & England heartbreak: The full story behind Lucy Bronze’s dramatic 2019 Liverpool v Man City is now the league’s biggest rivalry and the bitterness is growing Megan Rapinoe: Born & brilliant in the U.S.A. A Liverpool legend in the making: Behind Virgil van Dijk’s remarkable rise to world’s best player He replaces Ilkay Gundogan in the starting XI, and Oleksandr Zinchenko also comes in to replace Fabian Delph at left-back. The England man was forced off injured during the first half at Anfield at will be out for “a while”, according to Pep Guardiola.Zinchenko’s inclusion will be a blow for Danilo, who has been used as a stand-in left-back on several occasions this season.There is no place for Yaya Toure in the City squad, with 18-year-old Brahim Diaz and 20-year-old Tosin Adarabioyo included among the substitutes.Team News | How we line-up this evening!Presented by @haysworldwide #cityvnufc #mancity pic.twitter.com/szmTNeAz7x— Manchester City (@ManCity) January 20, 2018Newcastle, meanwhile, have made four changes for their trip to the Etihad. Javier Manquillo, Jacob Murphy, Isaac Hayden and Joselu are in for DeAndre Yedlin, Matt Ritchie, Ayoze Perez and Dwight Gayle.TEAM NEWS: Here’s how Newcastle United will line up at @ManCity in the @premierleague this afternoon (kick-off 5:30pm GMT). #NUFC pic.twitter.com/fNi22uuHBq— Newcastle United FC (@NUFC) January 20, 2018Manchester City XI: Ederson, Walker, Stones, Otamendi, Zinchenko, Fernandinho, Silva (C), De Bruyne, Sterling, Sané, Agüero Subs: Bravo, Danilo, Gündogan, Mangala, Bernardo, Adarabioyo, DiazNewcastle line-up: Darlow, Manquillo, Lascelles (C), Clark, Dummett, Atsu, Hayden, Shelvey, Murphy, Diame, Joselu.Subs: Elliot, Yedlin, Haidara, Merino, Ritchie, Perez, Gaylelast_img read more

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