Manchester City find themselves facing another crunch European showdown as they head to Real Madrid tonight.

Pep Guardiola is bidding to bidding to win a first European title as City boss with the prospect of a final clash with Liverpool on the horizon.

City do have the first leg advantage, after the 4-3 win at the Etihad, and Pep has some positive injury news.

Kyle Walker is back for to return with Joao Cancelo returning from a ban to boost the visitors back line.

Real Madrid rested a string of players for their weekend win over Espanyol as Carlo Ancelotti finally wrapped up the Spanish title.

Dani Carvajal, Ferland Mendy, Luka Modric, Karim Benzema and Vinicius Junior will all come back in and Ancelotti may spring a late surprise on the fitness of David Alaba in Madrid.

And this one’s all set for an 8pm kick off tonight at the Estadio Santiago Bernabeu.

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