UEFA Champions League semi-finals: Possible line-ups and team news

Who is expected to start, who might be on the bench, and who isn’t available for the Manchester City vs Real Madrid vs Liverpool vs Villarreal game?

Tuesday 26 April

Manchester City and Real Madrid match

man. Eleventh city: Ederson. Walker, Robin Dias; Laporte, Zinchenko; De Bruyne, Rodri, Bernardo Silva; Mahrez, Foden, Sterling

Outside: Joao Cancelo (suspension)
Doubtful: Walker (ankle), stones (muscular)

Real Madrid XI: Courtois. Carvajal, Edir; Militao, Alaba, Mindy; Modric, Casemiro, Kroos; Valverde, Benzema, Vinicius Jr

Outside: Hazard (ankle), Mariano (muscular), Jovic (muscular)
Doubtful: Alaba (adductor), Casemiro (hamstring)

Wednesday 27 April

Liverpool vs Villarreal

Liverpool XI: Alison. Alexander-Arnold, Konate, Van Dyck, Robertson; Henderson, Fabinho, Thiago Alcantara; Salah, Jota, Mane

Outside: Nobody
Doubtful: Firmino (foot)

Villarreal XI: Rolly. Voith, Albiol, Torres, Estupinan; Parejo, Capoy, Coquelin; Lo Celso, Alcacer, Danjuma

Outside: Alberto Moreno (knee)
Doubtful: Gerard Moreno (hamstring)

note: In accordance with Section 52.04 of the Official Competition Regulations, all yellow cards expire upon completion of the quarter-finals. This means that no player can miss the final by virtue of picking up three yellow cards that did not result in a red card.

Source: UEFA Champions League.