Manchester City host Stoke City at the Etihad Stadium on Saturday (Watch live, 7:45 a.m. ET on NBCSN and online via Live Extra) with the home side looking to take another big step towards finishing in the top four.
Manuel Pellegrini‘s side have a huge UEFA Champions League semifinal against Real Madrid coming up on Tuesday but they need a win to stay ahead of Manchester United and West Ham United in the battle for top four.
As for former Man City manager Mark Hughes, his Stoke side have taken a pummeling in their last two games after losing 4-0 to Tottenham Hotspur and 4-1 to Liverpool.
USMNT man Geoff Cameron starts in central midfield for Stoke.
Manchester City: Hart, Zabaleta, Kolarov, Mangala, Otamendi, Toure, Fernando, Navas, Silva, Iheanacho, Aguero. Subs: Caballero, Demichelis, Clichy, De Bruyne, Delph, Bony, Sterling
Stoke City: Given, Wollscheid, Shawcross, Muniesa, Cameron, Whelan, Imbula, Bardsley, Diouf, Joselu, Arnautovic. Subs: Haugaard, Teixeira, Shenton, Choulay, Bojan, Crouch, Adam