Confirmed Man City line-up vs Urawa Red Diamonds

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Pep Guardiola has named a strong side to play Japanese side Urawa Red Diamonds in the FIFA Club World Cup semi-final clash.

Pep has made four changes to the team that was held to a disappointing late home draw against Crystal Palace in the Premier League on Saturday, with John Stones, Manuel Akanji, Matheus Nunes and Mateo Kovacic replacing Ruben Dias, Josko Gvardiol, Rico Lewis and Alvarez.

Man City starting XI: Ederson, Walker, Stones, Akanji, Ake, Rodrigo, Kovacic, Nunes, Bernardo, Grealish, Foden

Subs: Ortega, Carson, Dias, Phillips, Alvarez, Gomez, Gvardiol, Bobb, Alleyne, Susoho, Lewis, Hamilton