18 Oct Benjamin Mendy included in Manchester City squad for Shakhtar Donetsk Champions League game
Benjamin Mendy was contained against Shakhtar Donetsk in Manchester City’s squad for their Champions League match.
The left-back had surgery on a knee problem which sidelined him for the majority of last season and the beginning of this campaign.
Mendy has stepped up his recovery from the injury and Pep Guardiola said he will be back”in the upcoming few games”.
Nonetheless, it appears that the Frenchman goes ahead of schedule as he may feature in Ukraine on Wednesday in their Champions League tie.
Youngster Phil Foden has been left out of this 21-man travelling group, with the midfielder perhaps not”entirely fit” in accordance with this club.
New City signings Joao Cancelo, Angelino and Scott Carson all have been included in the group for the club’s opening Champions League tie of the year.
Aymeric Laporte and leroy Sane are both long-term absentees.
Tottenham following a late Raheem Sterling aim was ruled out by VAR knocked out of the Champions League quarter-finals city last season.
Claudio Bravo, Kyle Walker, John Stones, Raheem Sterling, Ilkay Gundogan, Gabriel Jesus, Sergio Aguero, Oleksandr Zinchenko, Angelino, Rodrigo, Kevin De Bruyne, Bernardo Silva, David Silva, Benjamin Mendy, Fernandinho, Riyad Mahrez, Joao Cancelo, Nicol??s Otamendi, Ederson, Scott Carson, Eric Garcia.