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We will look to extend our lead at the top of the Premier League table when Pep’s side take on United in the 177th Manchester derby.
The game kicks-off at 4.30pm at the Etihad Stadium and is being shown live on TV in the UK on Sky Sports Premier League and Sky Sports Main Event channels.
You can also follow the game live via our Matchday Centre on mancity.com or on Twitter: @ManCity
Check out our TV listings to see where you can watch the game around the globe.
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Ilkay Gundogan and Nicolas Otamendi were both back in the City squad for City's 6-0 win over Shakhtar Donetsk and are fit for Sunday's game.
Kevin De Bruyne is ruled out with ligament damage which he sustained in our Carabao Cup win over Fulham.
Goalkeeper Claudio Bravo is a long-term absentee, having sustained an Achilles tendon injury. The Chilean 'keeper underwent scans, which confirmed a rupture in the tendon of his left foot.
Romelu Lukaku is a doubt for Sunday's derby after picking up a muscle injury in training.
Antonio Valencia (minor surgery), Marouane Fellaini (groin) and Diogo Dalot (knock) are unlikely to feature.
Back in April last season, City surrendered a two-goal half-time lead to lose 3-2 to United in a dramatic Manchester derby.
City's goals from Vincent Kompany and Ilkay Gundogan were cancelled out by a Paul Pogba brace and a Chris Smalling strike.
To follow after Friday's press conference.
Referee: Anthony Taylor
Assistants:Gary Beswick, Adam Nunn
Fourth official: Craig Pawson
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