The Premier League Champions go again against Bournemouth this Saturday. This season really has been relentless, but I am sure both the club and Pep Guardiola would have it no other way.

The relentless fixture list does give City a week until their next game, therefore, I feel that it will be the strongest Man City XI fielded this weekend, the strongest out of the players that are fit that is.

Both John Stones and Gabriel Jesus returned to training this week, therefore they may be in contention. Benjamin Mendy was named on the bench against West Ham but it seemed as if that was because of the injury crisis rather than him being fit and ready.

However, it is impossible to see how Guardiola will line up as he is forever chopping and changing his team.

Here’s my predicted City XI: