Manchester City go head-to-head with Atalanta in the Champions League on Tuesday as they look to continue their perfect start in Europe this season.

City have coasted past Dinamo Zagreb and Shakhtar Donetsk but face arguably their toughest challenge yet in competition debutants Atalanta.

The Citizens will go into the match full of confidence having bounced back from their shock loss at Wolves with a professional 2-0 win over Crystal Palace .

Pep Guardiola’s men crashed out at the quarter-final stage last season following Raheem Sterling’s controversially disallowed goal against Tottenham Hotspur.

Here’s all you need to know ahead of the game…

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When is Manchester City v Atalanta?

The game will take place on Tuesday night, with kick-off at 8:00pm.

Where can I watch it?

The game will be televised on BT Sport 2, with coverage starting from 7:00pm.

Team news

For Manchester City Kyle Walker could return after missing Saturday’s win against Crystal Palace through illness. Nicolas Otamendi could also be back after recovering from a knock picked up on international duty, but Leroy Sane and Aymeric Laporte are long-term absentees.

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Atalanta’s top goalscorer this season Duvan Zapata is a doubt after picking up a thigh injury on international duty. Former Middlesbrough midfielder Marten de Roon may return to the starting line-up after being named on the bench for the team’s dramatic 3-3 draw with Lazio at the weekend.

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Will it be live streamed?

If you have a BT account you will be able to watch the match on the BT Sport app.

Odds

Manchester City : 2/9

Draw: 6/1

Atalanta: 10/1





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