The Champions League begins a new league for the 2020/21 season! Manchester City enters the new season in a challenging set. First, FC Porto.
Venue: Etihad Stadium, Manchester, England
Time and date: Wednesday, October 21, starting at 8 PM (UK), 3 PM. EST, 12 buck (US)
Referee: Andres Triimanes (LVA)
Assistant Referees: Haralds Gudermanis (LVA), Aleksejs Spasjonnikovs (LVA)
Fourth referee: Alexander Golubiev (LVA)
Video Assistant Referee: Joshim Camphuis (NED)
Video Assistant Referee: Kevin Bloom (NED)
TV info: BT SPORT (UK), CBS ALL ACCESS, TUDN (US), DAZN (Canada)
The duo met only twice in competitive fashion, in the knockout stages of the 2011/12 Europa League campaign.
City retained their place in the Round of 16 with a 4-0 victory over Porto, ensuring they won 6-1 on aggregate.
That must be an interesting question given the inconsistency of style.
A new era and we are moving towards a potential campaign to win the title
Oleksandr Zinchenko is back in shape and is available for selection.
Kevin De Bruyne, Emeric LaPorte, Gabriel Jesus, and Benjamin Mendy remained on the sidelines due to injury.
Manchester City 4-2 Porto