Despite dominating much of the first leg, Pep Guardiola’s conceded an equaliser away in Germany last month to draw 1-1, and must now finish the job at the Etihad Stadium.
While City remain in the hunt for a treble this season, few would argue that their quality hasn’t slightly slipped. Clearly, they remain better than most teams around but there is an air of fragility about Guardiola’s side this season.
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Leipzig, then, will feel more confident than usual about pulling off a shock.
City have a chequered history in this particular competition after all and have often found interesting new ways of elimination.
Date, kick-off time and venue
Manchester City vs RB Leipzig is scheduled for an 8pm GMT kick-off time tonight, Tuesday March 14, 2023.
The Etihad Stadium in Manchester will host.
Where to watch Man City vs RB Leipzig
TV channel: The game will be broadcast on BT Sport 1 and BT Sport Ultimate.
Live stream: Subscribers can watch on a live stream across mobile devices, laptops, games consoles and more via the BT Sport website or app.
Live blog: Follow all of the action with Standard Sport’s dedicated match blog.
Man City vs RB Leipzig lineups and team news
Man City XI: Ederson, Stones, Akanji, Dias, Ake, Rodrigo, De Bruyne, Gundogan, Bernardo, Grealish, Haaland
Subs: Ortega, Carson, Walker, Phillips, Laporte, Alvarez, Gomez, Mahrez, Perrone, Foden, Palmer, Lewis
RB Leipzig XI: Blaswich, Henrichs, Orban, Gvardiol, Raum, Laimer, Haidara, Szoboszlai, Kampl, Forsberg, Werner
Subs: Simakan, Olmo, Poulsen, Nyland, Klostermann, Andre Silva, Halstenberg, Ba, Nickisch
Man City vs RB Leipzig prediction
While City haven’t been at their excellent best this season, you’d have to back them to get the job done at home.
Manchester City to win 2-1.
Head to head (h2h) history and results
Manchester City wins: 1
RB Leipzig wins: 1
Man City vs RB Leipzig latest odds
Manchester City to win: 1/3
RB Leipzig to win: 15/2
Odds via Betfair and subject to change.