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EFL Cup
EFL Cup
Sunday 1 March 2020
Kickoff at 16:30 GMT
Wembley Stadium, London HA9 0WS

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All the useful info you could possible want ahead of Sunday's Carabao Cup final between Aston Villa and City...

WHEN AND WHERE

The game kicks off at 4.30pm (UK) on Sunday 1 March 2020.

The game will played at Wembley Stadium.

In the UK, the game will be broadcast live on Sky Sports and you can also keep up to date with all the action on ManCity.com's Matchday Centre or via our official Twitter platform: @ManCity.

Fans living outside of the UK should check out our global TV listings page to find out how they can tune in wherever they are in the world.

TEAM NEWS

Pep Guardiola will hold a press conference at the CFA on Friday afternoon.

He is expected to provide an update on Aymeric Laporte's injury.

Leroy Sane is set to continue to build up his fitness but is unlikely to feature at Wembley.

Wesley Moraes, John McGinn, Ferreira da Silva, Jed Steer, Anwar El Ghazi, Tom Heaton and Keinan Davis are all ruled out for Villa.

LAST TIME OUT

City beat Real Madrid 2-1 at the Bernabeu in the Champions League Round of 16, first leg,

Gabriel Jesus and Kevin De Bruyne scored late goals after Isco had given the hosts the lead on the hour-mark.

Aston Villa suffered a disappointing 2-0 defeat away to Southampton last weekend.

PEP'S VIEW

To follow on Friday afternoon...

MATCH OFFICIALS

Referee: Lee Mason.
Assistant Referees: Ian Hussin and Harry Lennard.
Fourth Official: David Coote.
VAR: Mike Dean.
Assistant VAR: Neil Davies.

LAST MEETING

City beat Aston Villa 6-1 at Villa Park in mid-January and 3-0 at the Etihad earlier in the campaign.

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