Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany will return for their game at Leicester City as the champions bid to maintain the pressure on leaders Chelsea with a fifth straight Premier League win, manager Manuel Pellegrini said on Friday.
Sergio Aguero who limped off in Manchester City's Premier League clash against Everton, is expected to be out for a month according to reports. The striker is feared to have suffered a knee ligament injury, which will rule him out for the upcoming crucial Champions League tie against Roma and also the chaotic December fixtures in the Premier League.
Serbian winger Adem Ljajic struck twice including an injury-time equaliser to rescue ten-man Roma in a stunning 2-2 draw with Sassuolo that threatened to derail the Giallorossi`s title hopes on Saturday.
Coach Massimiliano Allegri earned plaudits as a rejigged Juventus claimed their biggest league win in 31 years with a 7-0 rout of Parma which left visiting coach Roberto Donadoni feeling "impotent and embarrassed" on Sunday.
Bayern Munich may have set a German record for the quickest Champions League knockout stage qualification with a 2-0 win over AS Roma on Wednesday but coach Pep Guardiola thinks his team are yet to hit top form.
Five-time winners Bayern Munich eased past AS Roma 2-0 with goals from Franck Ribery and Mario Goetze on Wednesday to advance to the Champions League knockout stage as Group E winners with two games to spare.
Juventus travel to Genoa looking to maintain their three point lead on Roma on Wednesday while AC Milan go in search of a win away to Cagliari that could see them jump up to third place in Italy`s Serie A.
Coach Rudi Garcia insisted Roma will have to learn from their 7-1 humbling by Bayern Munich after the Germans handed the high-flying Serie A side a memorable lesson in Champions League football on Tuesday.