The Manchester City trio of Joao Cancelo, Cole Palmer and Nathan Ake are doubtful for the Premier League meeting with London team Crystal Palace on Monday night. The three players were absent from the Manchester City squad that took on Portuguese champions Sporting Lisbon in the second leg of their Champions League last 16 tie at the Etihad Stadium on Wednesday night.

Premier League champions Manchester City played out a goalless draw with Sporting Lisbon at home thereby securing a place in the Champions League quarterfinals via a 5-0 aggregate victory. City had done the bulk of the job in the first leg thanks to the 5-0 away win over their Portuguese opponents. Continue reading CITY TRIO DOUBTFUL FOR PALACE GAME