Micah Richards' future at Manchester City is in doubt.

The Daily Star Sunday says Richards faces a fight for his Man City future when he returns from a knee operation - because of the form of Pablo Zabaleta.

The Argie is now established as Roberto Mancini's first-choice right-back.

So Richards could be sold in the summer with Mancini having another right-back in his squad in experienced Brazilian Maicon, 31.