Dec 23, 2017 at 3pm UK at ​Etihad Stadium
Attendance: 54,270
Man CityManchester City
4-0
Bournemouth
Aguero (27', 79'), Sterling (53'), Danilo (85')
FT(HT: 1-0)

Smith (63')

Team News: David Silva, Vincent Kompany start for Manchester City

Team News: Silva, Kompany start for Man City
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Vincent Kompany and David Silva return to Manchester City's starting XI for Saturday's Premier League home meeting with Bournemouth.

David Silva and Vincent Kompany have made the starting XI for league leaders Manchester City ahead of Saturday's meeting with Bournemouth.

The duo are Pep Guardiola's only changes from last week's 4-1 win over Tottenham Hotspur, with Eliaquim Mangala and Ilkay Gundogan dropping to the bench.

Bournemouth, meanwhile, have made six changes from the 4-0 defeat to Liverpool last time out in the Premier League.

Steve Cook, Dan Gosling, Junior Stanislas, Callum Wilson, Jack Simpson and Ryan Fraser are picked by Eddie Howe in their starting lineup.

Meanwhile Simon Francis, Charlie Daniels, Joshua King and Jermain Defoe are not involved, while Danny Pugh and Lewis Cook drop to the bench.

Manchester City: Ederson; Walker, Kompany, Otamendi, Delph; Fernandinho, Silva, De Bruyne; Sane, Sterling, Aguero
Subs: Bravo, Danilo, Gundogan, Mangala, Bernardo, Jesus, Toure

Bournemouth: Begovic; Simpson, Ake, Cook; Smith, Surman, Gosling, Fraser; Ibe, Stanislas; Wilson
Subs: Boruc, Cook, Hyndman, Mahoney, Pugh, Mousset, Afobe

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