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UCL Final Starting XI: Man City v Chelsea

Manchester City and Chelsea do battle in an all-English UEFA Champions League final, with Pep Guardiola looking to deny Thomas Tuchel his first title.

UEFA Champions League

Teams: Manchester City v Chelsea

Date: 29 May 2021

Venue: Estádio Do Dragão

Guardiola has not reached a Champions League final since winning his second title with FC Barcelona against Manchester United in the 2011 final at Wembley Stadium.

Read: Pep Sends Warning To Chelsea Coach Ahead Of UCL Final

The Citizens reached their first final after overcoming Borussia Monchengladbach, Borussia Dortmund and Paris Saint-Germain in the previous rounds.

Chelsea, meanwhile, are in their third final and will be looking to be crowned European champions for a second time after beating Bayern Munich in the 2012 final.

In terms of recent meetings, Tuchel's Chelsea have beaten the Manchester outfit in their last two encounters, which includes the Premier League and the FA Cup semi-final.

Tuchel will also be looking to avoid back-to-back Champions League final defeats after suffering defeat with PSG in last season's final, while Guardiola is yet to lose a European final.

Here's how the sides start:

Manchester City: Ederson, Walker, Dias, Stones, Zinchenko, Gundogan, De Bruyne, Bernardo Silva, Mahrez, Sterling, Foden

Chelsea: Mendy; Azpilicueta, Thiago Silva, Rüdiger; James, Kanté, Jorginho, Mount, Werner, Havertz.

Click through the gallery to view the highest-paid stars at Man City:

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