Man City vs Spurs: Manchester City must overturn a 1-0 deficit in their Champions League quarter final against Tottenham Hotspur tonight. Man City vs Tottenham TV channel, live stream, kick-off time and team news for Champions League quarter-final Spurs hold a slender one-goal advantage.
Event: Champions League
Team: Man City vs Spurs
Date: Today, April 17, 2019
Game Time: 03:00 p.m. ET
City trail after Son Heung-Min scored the only goal in the first leg last week, and must improve in order to progress tonight. Ajax await in the semi-finals after they knocked out Juventus last night.
Pep Guardiola saw Sergio Aguero and Raheem Sterling brush off knocks from the weekend win at Crystal Palace, but Fernandinho only makes the bench. Bernardo Silva is preferred to Riyad Mahrez and Leroy Sane on the wing. Spurs are without Harry Kane – who was injured in the first leg – but Dele Alli passed a late fitness test to start.
Tottenham have only won one of their last eight visits to Manchester City in all competitions. In European competition, Manchester City have lost all five of their previous matches against fellow English clubs. Manchester City have won 23 of their 25 home matches in all competitions this season. Sergio Aguero scored 10 goals in his first seven appearances against Tottenham for Manchester City in all competitions.
“As we know, we’re facing one of the best teams in Europe – they have so much quality in the squad. 1-0 was a good result, but we need to forget about that,” Lloris said. “We’ve got to have a lot of effort to do it, but it’s important we use our brain as well. We have to finish the game with the feeling we gave everything.
“It’s going to be tough, but we are ready to suffer. We are going to suffer tomorrow so that we can reach the semi-finals. We are ready to fight to make history.”
Spurs charged after man ran on to pitch. Tottenham are charged by Uefa after a spectator ran onto the pitch during their Champions League win over Manchester City on Tuesday.