Top scorer Sergio Aguero remains on the sidelines but is now back in training and is on course to return some time this month.
Aguero has been out since suffering a calf injury in the 6-3 win over Arsenal on December 14.
– Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini
He is working, he is training.
It is very good news. All players recovering from injuries is good news, especially a player as important as Kun Aguero.