With a UEFA cloud hanging over Pep Guardiola’s side, the hosts will be keen to take advantage in the first leg
Of course, it is also a return to a familiar battleground for Pep Guardiola, who rekindles a rivalry with Los Blancos having faced them many times during his playing and coaching career with Barcelona.
Real Madrid vs Manchester City on U.S. & UK TV
|Game||Real Madrid vs Manchester City|
|Date||Wednesday, February 26|
|Time||8pm GMT / 3pm ET|
|Channel (U.S.)||Univision / TUDN / TNT|
|Channel (UK)||BT Sport 2|
Real Madrid vs Manchester City live streaming in U.S., UK and Canada
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|U.S. online stream||UK online stream||Canada online stream|
|Univision NOW / WatchTNT / TUDN en Vivo / B/R Live||BT Sport Live||DAZN|
Real Madrid team news and injuries
|Position||Real Madrid squad|
|Goalkeepers||Courtois, Areola, Altube|
|Defenders||Carvajal, E. Militao, Ramos, Varane, Marcelo, Mendy|
|Midfielders||Kroos, Modric, Casemiro, Valverde, Isco|
|Forwards||Benzema, Bale, Lucas, Jovic, Vinicius Jr.|
Zinedine Zidane has named a 19-man squad for the game against Manchester City. Gareth Bale has been included in the party, with Sergio Ramos, Casemiro and Toni Kroos all set to be involved.
Eden Hazard is out of the game after his injury woes continued with a broken ankle and Marco Asensio is also unavailable.
Possible Real Madrid starting XI: Courtois; Mendy, Ramos, Varane, Carvajal; Casemiro, Kroos, Valverde, Isco; Bale, Benzema.
Manchester City team news and injuries
|Position||Manchester CIty squad|
|Goalkeepers||Ederson, Bravo, Carson|
|Defenders||Walker, Stones, Zinchenko, Laporte, Mendy, Cancelo, Otamendi, Garcia|
|Midfielders||Foden, Sterling, Gundogan, Rodri, De Bruyne, D. Silva, B. Silva, Fernandinho, Mahrez|
Guardiola confirmed a 22-man squad for the game against Real Madrid, with Raheem Sterling’s inclusion a boost for the English champions.
Leroy Sane is a long-term absentee for City, but other than that the Catalan coach has a full panel to choose from against the capital club.
Possible Manchester City starting XI: Ederson; Mendy, Laporte, Fernandinho, Walker; Rodri, De Bruyne, Gundogan; Sterling, B. Silva, Aguero.