Balotelli back in CL squad

Mario Balotelli has been included in Manchester City's Champions League squad for the first time ahead of Wednesday's game at Villarreal.

Last Updated: 01/11/11 at 17:55

Balotelli: Back in Euro action

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The Italian striker missed City's first three games in the competition due to a suspension hanging over from last season.

Owen Hargreaves, who has been nursing a slight calf injury anyway, is ineligible while Carlos Tevez remains an outcast.

City (from): Hart, Kompany, Richards, Kolarov, Lescott, Y Toure, De Jong, Milner, Barry, Silva, Balotelli, Dzeko, Aguero, Savic, Clichy, Johnson, Zabaleta, Nasri, K Toure, Pantilimon.

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Tuesday, 04 November 2014
17:00
Zenit v Leverkusen  
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Arsenal v Anderlecht  
Basel v Ludogorets  
Benfica v Monaco  
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Juventus v Olympiakos  
Malmo FF v A Madrid  
R Madrid v Liverpool  
Wednesday, 05 November 2014
Ajax v Barcelona  
Ath Bilbao v FC Porto  

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