League leader will host game against the side who is safe from relegation zone, Only by goal difference. Blackburn will be without captain Samba after he moves to Russia.
Manchester City: Hart, Richards, Kompany, K Touré, Clichy; De Jong, Barry; Silva, Agüero, Milner, Balotelli.
Blackburn Rovers: Robinson; Orr, Hanley, Dann, Olsson; Nzonzi, Petrovic; Formica, Pedersen, Hoilett; Yakubu.
- Micah Richards is available after having a minor injury.
-Kolo Touré and Yaya Touré both available in league game after they return from AFCON.
-Mario Balotelli is back from suspension.
-Tevez is unfit to join the action.
- David Dunn is in doubt for game after having thigh injury.
- Jason Lowe and Gael Givet will miss the match fallowing suspension.
-Samba won’t be featured in Rovers team after he signed for Anzi.