Aguero back for City's Madrid exam

Aguero set for Bernabeu run-out. Photo: PA

Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero could make his return in Tuesday's Champions League Group D match at Real Madrid after a month out with a knee injury.

Midfielder Gareth Barry (abdominal strain) is also in contention after appearing for the first time this season as a substitute in Saturday's Premier League draw at Stoke.Right-back Micah Richards (ankle) remains sidelined and centre-back Kolo Toure has not been registered for the competition.

Provisional squad: Hart, Pantilimon, Zabaleta, Maicon, Kompany, Lescott, Nastasic, Clichy, Kolarov, Milner, Nasri, Y Toure, Garcia, Barry, Rodwell, Sinclair, Silva, Aguero, Tevez, Balotelli, Dzeko, Razak.

Real Madrid v Man City is live on ITV1 and at 7.30pm on Tuesday