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Manuel Pellegrini is still without Vincent Kompany
Both are looking to bounce back from opening round defeats
GAME WEEK EIGHT: Who are the 17 most important players heading into the next round of Premier League fixtures?
Premier League teams have won just one of six games in the competitions so far and are in real danger of losing their fourth berth
ANALYSIS: We've teamed up with Sports Interactive, the makers of Football Manager, to re-run one of the weekend's key games to see how the losers might have prevailed had they done things differently
A look ahead to the Champions League fixture at Borussia Park
Wolfsburg's director of sport Klaus Allofs has revealed that Kevin de Bruyne is now earning four times as much with Manchester City as he was getting at the Bundesliga club.
He's only behind Manchester City hitman Sergio Aguero
City were surprisingly defeated by Tottenham at White Hart Lane
David Silva, Eliaquim Mangala and Fabian Delph are others who are already sidelined
Mauricio Pochettino's men produced a brilliant performance in today's Premier League lunchtime kick-off to defeat league leaders Manchester City.
Tottenham 4 Manchester City 1
Manchester City's record signing will be given a chance to impress
GAME WEEK SEVEN: Who are the 17 most important players heading into the next round of Premier League fixtures?
Manuel Pellegrini delighted with manner of victory after two losses
Sunderland 1 Manchester City 4