[Teams] FC Porto vs Man City: Confirmed Line-ups

By on February 16, 2012

Manchester City play FC Porto at the Estádio do Dragão in their Europa League first leg tonight, and we have the confirmed teams for you.

Roberto Mancini has left striker Sergio Aguero on the bench for this game, preferring Mario Balotelli up front. Yaya Toure comes straight in after returning from his African Cup of Nations disappointment with the Ivory Coast.

Gael Clichy is also preferred ahead of Alexnader Kolarov at left back. Here are the confirmed line-ups:

FC Porto Team:

Helton, Danilo, Maicon, A Pereira, Rolando, Lucho, J Moutinho, James Rodriguez, Fernando, Hulk, Varela

SUBS: Bracali, Mangala, A Sandro, Defour, C Rodriguez, Kleber, Djalma.

Man City Team:

Hart, Richards, Kompany, Lescott, Clichy, Barry, De Jong, Silva, Nasri, Yaya Toure, Balotelli.

SUBS: Pantilimon, Zabaleta, Kolarov, Savic, Pizarro, Dzeko, Aguero

We’ll have video highlights from the game up on the site shortly after the final whistle, so check back later.


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