Manchester City’s number one shot-stopper, Ederson could make history this afternoon by being the first keeper since the days of Manchester United’s Edwin Van der Saar to keep seven successive clean sheets since the 2008/09 season.
Having said that the current Brazil national sides number two will have to double his tally if he is to equal the former Netherland supremo’s 14 clean sheets on the bounce.
Will our Ederson stop Southampton scoring today?
Kevin De Bruyne is out following another knee injury sustained against Fulham on Thursday.
Danilo should be fit and raring to go while Ilkay Gungogan might make the bench.
Mangala, who has been crocked all season has returned to first-team training but is unlikely to make the bench.
On the other hand, Southampton should have their whole squad free from injury.
One hour from the Etihad kick-off Chelsea take on Crystal Palace at Stamford Bridge, hence the reason why I’ll be keeping one eye on their score.
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Come on CITY!