Manchester City manager Roberto Mancini was highly criticized for his use of personnel during the first half of the season.
Since his club's exit from the UEFA Champions League, those criticisms have quieted somewhat.
Mancini experimented with plenty of different formations and player combinations during Champions League group stage play and in some early-season EPL matches.
Mancini has not experimented too much with his squad since the exit from the European stage due to injuries.
Not many changes have had to be made by Mancini since the Citizens' European exit, because the club has been in good form with six wins in their last eight matches.
Here is the strongest starting 11 that Mancini can put out on the pitch for the rest of the season.