UK time is: 20:47:08
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Possible Teams: Scunthorpe v City


Well, I expect Mancini to make quite a few changes from the side that beat The Rags in midweek. From what I understand; Bellamy, Barry, de Jong, Given and Tevez will all be on the bench for the game at Glanford Park. All of those players mentioned could do with a rest. However, this game should provide good opportunities for a number of the other lads.

I expect Taylor to make his debut for the Blues so Shay Given can get the rest he deserves. Barry and de Jong will also be rested as they have both been showing signs of fatigue in our last couple of games.

Therefore, I expect Ireland and either Kompany or Zabaleta to join the Irishman in the middle of the park. Bellamy and Tevez will also sit on the Berti with Wednesday in mind and Mancini will be hoping Benjani and Robinho can find the net in the absence of our regular front-men.

Here is what I think the team will be:

City Line-Up:

(4-4-2)

12) Taylor
-
2) Richards - 44) Boyata - 4) Onouha - 16) Sylvinho
-
8) SWP - 7) Ireland - 33) Kompany (c) - 17) Petrov
-
27) Benjani - 10) Robinho
-
-
As for Scunthorpe, they have virtually a full squad of players to pick from. The only absentee is Rob Jones who has a hamstring injury.

Scunthorpe Line-Up:
-
(4-4-2):
-
22) Lillis
-
3) Williams - 6) Byrne - 15) Mirfin - 2) A.Wright
-
11) Thompson - 16) Woolford - 18) O'Connor - 19) J.Wright
-
9) Hayes - 10) Hooper

What do you think the Starting XI will be?





Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The journalist

Writer: bigal84 Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Saturday January 23 2010

Time: 6:05PM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
i think the lineup for us above wont be too far off to be honest.
bluemooner_mcfc
Report Abuse
23/01/2010 23:08:00

Tend to agree with the line up Scragg but i think Given will play - you don't get too tired playing in goal.
Thaibluefan
Report Abuse
24/01/2010 09:57:00

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Manchester City Articles

Liverpool v City (Team News) (Saturday February 28 2015)

The Ped Report.. City 1-2 Barcelona (Wednesday February 25 2015)

Praise For Suarez But Confidence Remains (Wednesday February 25 2015)

Hart - We'll Give It Everything (Wednesday February 25 2015)

Pellegrini Post Barcelona Defeat (Wednesday February 25 2015)

Stats: Manchester City v Barcelona (Tuesday February 24 2015)

Archived Manchester City Articles

List All VMC Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

1. Skoorb 260
2. Buzz Lightyear 255
3. Johnny Baguette 231
4. fifthcolumnblue 146
5. kennyclementstache 126
6. rojo2010 114
7. Bluedub 114
8. citizhun 87
9. CITYBOY1000 70
10. johnkelv 57

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Man City 5 - 0 Newcastle
Stoke 1 - 4 Man City
Man City 1 - 1 Hull City
Chelsea 1 - 1 Man City
Man City 0 - 2 Arsenal
Everton 1 - 1 Man City

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
1. Chelsea 26 18 6 2 +34 60
2. Man City 26 16 7 3 +31 55
3. Man Utd 27 14 8 5 +20 50
4. Arsenal 26 14 6 6 +20 48
5. Southampton 27 14 4 9 +18 46
6. Liverpool 26 13 6 7 +9 45
7. Spurs 26 13 5 8 +5 44

Breaking League News

40 Points, Up to 8th In The League!
Swansea : 28/02/2015 18:48:00
Liverpool: Lawro Predicts 2014-15 - Man City (H)
Liverpool : 28/02/2015 18:43:00
AUDIO - Sam`s Disappointment
West Ham : 28/02/2015 17:58:00
Good Positive Post Match Interview From Sherwood
Aston Villa : 28/02/2015 17:55:00
Sunderland : 28/02/2015 17:29:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Liverpool v City
Suggested By:  VMC Admin
City win 44%
Liverpool win 42%
Draw 14%