Coaching Gallery: Manchester Metropolis Put Last Preparations Collectively Forward of Champions League Final-16 Second-Leg Conflict

Pep Guardiola’s facet will likely be heading into the conflict on the Etihad Stadium on Wednesday night time filled with confidence, after Sunday afternoon’s 4-1 demolition of metropolis rivals Manchester United on the Etihad Stadium.

It was two targets from Kevin De Bruyne and Riyad Mahrez that finally brushed apart Ralf Rangnick’s males within the 187th Manchester derby, sparking a serious inquest into the frailties that had been highlighted within the Manchester United squad.

For Manchester Metropolis nevertheless, the 4-1 win was added to the good thing about having a 5-0 benefit from the first-leg earlier than heading into Wednesday night time’s second-leg conflict in opposition to Sporting CP.