The unstoppable force that is Manchester City rolls into Lisbon this week, for their Europa League showdown with Sporting.
Mancini's men have won eight of their last 10 matches in all competitions, including a resounding victory of Sporting's Portuguese rivals FC Porto.
Being the first of two legs, the Blues' boss could be tempted to field a weakened side.
However, as we've seen all too often with English clubs in Europe recently, underestimating your opposition can be extremely dangerous.
Here's the starting XI that I believe will lead City to glory at the Estádio José Alvalade.