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Team news: Sergio Aguero and Leroy Sane start for Manchester City, Zabaleta to captain West Ham

Team news: Aguero and Sane start for City, Zabaleta to captain West Ham

03/12/2017 at 14:08Updated 03/12/2017 at 15:25

Sergio Aguero will start for Manchester City against West Ham as manager Pep Guardiola makes four changes to his side.


David Silva is also back in the team for the match at the Etihad Satdium with Danilo at left back and Vincent Kompany and Fenandinho on the bench.

Gabriel Jesus is also amongst the substitutes, he is replaced Leroy Sane, as City look to shuffle their squad ahead of the Manchester derby in a week.

West Ham, who are in the relegation zone, hand the captain's armband to Pablo Zabaleta for the first time as he takes on his former side, while Joe Hart is not able to face his parent club. Adrian is named in goal.

Manager David Moyes is also without Andy Carroll and Javier Hernandez who are injured.

Manchester City: Ederson, Walker, Otamendi, Mangala, Danilo, Delph, De Bruyne, D Silva (c), Sterling, Sane, Aguero. Subs: Bravo, Yaya Toure, Gundogan, Fernandinho, Bernardo, Jesus, Kompany

West Ham: Adrian, Cresswell, Zabaleta, Obiang, Ogbonna, Kouyate, Rice, Antonio, Fernandes, Masuaku, Lanzini. Subs: Trott, Johnson, Quina, Arnautovic, Ayew, Martinez, Sakho