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Manchester City are looking to deepen the wounds of Southampton when the two teams meet at ten o’clock in the evening at Al Ittihad Stadium, in the round of 16 of the League Cup.

Southampton were beaten 9-0 by Leicester City on Friday in their 10th Premier League match at St Mary’s, the worst defeat for Southampton in the club’s 133-year history.

Southampton are looking to reconcile their angry fans by winning two consecutive games against Manchester City, where Southampton first meet the Celtic team in the English League Cup today before the two teams again on Saturday in the 11th round of the Premier League.

Defending champions Manchester City are looking for a victory to take another step towards retaining the title, while coach Pep Guardiola is considering resting a number of key players in the game against Southampton.

Everton also meet Watford, Bertin Albion with Leicester City, Crowley Town with Colchester and Oxford United with Sunderland.

(Possible lineups)

(Possible lineups)

(4-3-3): Bravo; Walker, Otamendi, Garcia, Angelino; Gundogan, De Bruyne, Foden; B. Silva, Mahrez, Aguero.

Southampton possible starting lineup: McCarthy; Stephens, Yoshida, Vestergaard; Valery, Romeu, Hojbjerg, Armstrong, Danso; Adams, Long.

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