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If only Milner wasn't suspended.
How will Manchester City line up given their injury/suspension situation?
Three weeks ago, when the draw was made, this result seemed a pretty clear-cut victory for Manchester City.
Barcelona were housing an injured Neymar and a returning Lionel Messi, while City could boast an uber-strong central midfield core and some of the world's finest in-form strikers.
Now, though, with Fernandinho a question mark for the fixture, Sergio Aguero out, Alvaro Negredo struggling recently with a shoulder ailment and James Milner suspended, how will Manuel Pellegrini set out his troops?
Martin Demichelis will surely get destroyed in midfield, so Javi Garcia's good showing versus Chelsea is all the more encouraging.
This one's on a knife-edge.