Liverpool will reportedly give Joao Teixeira a chance to shine in pre-season.
The Argentine World Cup finalist has agreed a one-year contract extension at The Etihad.
Crystal Palace midfielder Adlene Guedioura is currently on loan with Championship side Watford.
Sunday's Premier League clash at Old Trafford will see Spurs midfielder Christian Eriksen attempt to get the better of former Ajax teammate Daley Blind.
Celtic’s Anthony Stokes has been selected in the provisional 35-man Republic of Ireland squad for their European Championship qualifiers against Poland.
The German newspaper have suggested that Pep Guardiola’s men are ready to enter the race for the Brazilian star.
Newcastle United defender Daryl Janmaat has highlighted the importance of Papiss Cisse to the side.
The Swiss international has not been a regular at Elland Road this season.
Nuno Espirito Santo has refused to speculate whether Valencia will move for misfiring Manchester United striker Radamel Falcao.
Nottingham Forest will take on Leeds United away from home in the Championship on Saturday.