CONFIRMED: Manchester City line-up v CSKA Moscow - Mangala back in!

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Here is the Manchester City team to take on CSKA Moscow in the Champions League.

Manchester City: Hart, Kolarov, Mangala, Kompany (c), Zabaleta, Fernando, Toure, Milner, Silva, Dzeko, Aguero

Subs: Caballero, Clichy, Sagna, Demichelis, Fernandinho, Navas, Jovetic

Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini will want to see improvements from his team as they go looking for their first win in the Champions League this season.

It will be a strange atmosphere as the game is being played behind close doors but that could work to City’s advantage on a cold and bitter evening in the Russian capital.

City’s European adventure this season started with a narrow defeat away at Bayern Munich, when the side looked as though they were going to hang on for a point.

City then failed to win in front of an under capacity crowd at the Etihad as Roma grabbed a draw to put the pressure on City ahead of the last four Champions League group games.

City should be confident after they saw off Tottenham Hotspur last weekend, with a 4-1 win despite not playing anything like their best football.

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