Tevez in race to face Red Devils

Manchester City striker Carlos Tevez has returned to training following a knee injury - but faces a late fitness test to face United on Sunday.

Last Updated: 18/09/09 at 16:11

Tevez: Faces race to be fit

Tevez: Faces race to be fit

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The addition of Tevez would be a boost for manager Mark Hughes as Emmanuel Adebayor starts a three-match suspension at Old Trafford.

Robinho and Roque Santa Cruz remain sidelined through injury and Craig Bellamy is likely to start as the lone striker.

City (from): Given, Taylor, Richards, Zabaleta, Toure, Lescott, Ohuoha, Bridge, De Jong, Barry, Wright-Phillips, Weiss, Ireland, Bellamy, Tevez, Petrov, Tripper, Sylvinho, Vidal.

Kick-off 1.30pm.

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Saturday, 23 August 2014
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A Villa v Newcastle  
15:00
Chelsea v Leicester  
C Palace v West Ham  
Southampton v West Brom  
Swansea v Burnley  
17:30
Everton v Arsenal  
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2 Man City 1 2 3
3 Arsenal 1 1 3
4 Liverpool 1 1 3
5 Swansea 1 1 3
6 A Villa 1 1 3
7 Hull City 1 1 3
8 Tottenham 1 1 3
9 Everton 1 0 1
10 Leicester 1 0 1
11 S'land 1 0 1
12 West Brom 1 0 1
13 C Palace 1 -1 0
14 Man Utd 1 -1 0
15 Southampton 1 -1 0
16 QPR 1 -1 0
17 Stoke 1 -1 0
18 West Ham 1 -1 0
19 Burnley 1 -2 0
20 Newcastle 1 -2 0

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