While Man City have been far from perfect domestically, Europe has been plain sailing for them up until now – and that will fuel the feeling that this could finally be their year.
Date, kick-off time and venue
Porto vs Man City is scheduled for an 8pm GMT kick-off on Tuesday, December 1, 2020.
How to watch Porto vs Man City
TV channel: The match will be televised on BT Sport 3, with coverage from 7:15pm.
Live stream: BT Sport subscribers will be able to watch the match online via the video player and the BT Sport app.
City will be without record goalscorer Sergio Aguero. The striker, who missed Saturday’s game against Burnley, continues to suffer discomfort in his knee and will remain in Manchester.
Defender Nathan Ake is back in contention after a thigh problem and 19-year-old midfielder Tommy Doyle is included in the travelling squad.
Man City provisional squad: Ederson, Steffen, Carson, Walker, Dias, Stones, Ake, Garcia, Laporte, Zinchenko, Mendy, Cancelo, Gundogan, Rodri, De Bruyne, Silva, Torres, Sterling, Fernandinho, Mahrez, Foden, Jesus, Doyle.
Man City predicted lineup: Ederson; Cancelo, Dias, Garcia, Zinchenko; Rodri, De Bruyne, Foden; Bernardo Silva, Torres, Sterling
Porto vs Man City prediction: City to win 2-1
While Guardiola should rotate with qualification already assured, he’ll want to be sure of top spot – and City should take three points away from Portugal.
Porto vs Man City head to head (h2h) history and results
Last meeting: Man City 3-1 Porto, October 21, 2020.
Betting odds and tips (subject to change)
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