Our Manchester City fans here in the Transfer Tavern are hoping to extend their team’s unbeaten domestic form into the Carabao Cup this week.
Man City are blowing teams away in the Premier League this season and look a shoe-in for the title already, despite only just entering December. The Citizen’s have a healthy gap on their neighbours and local rivals Man United, and a quarter-final win against Leicester City tonight will put them in the hat for the semi-final of the Carabao Cup.
Pep Guardiola will be hoping to secure his first piece of silverware as City boss in his second season, and in the past, the February cup final can give the winner some huge momentum going into the end of the season.
With the games coming thick and fast in the upcoming festive period, Guardiola will look to sprinkle his team with a little freshness to keep the squad ticking over nicely. Read on as our landlord takes a look at two players that need to sit this game out for the better of the team…