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​Otamendi confident of making Man City team for Man Utd clash

Manchester City defender Nicolas Otamendi is upbeat about his chances of playing in Sunday's Manchester derby.

The Argentina international was forced off inside the first 25 minutes of City's Champions League clash with Dynamo Kiev on Tuesday with an apparent dead leg and is now a doubt for the clash with United at the Etihad.

"It's very similar to a dead leg injury I have had before. I will have a test," Otamendi said.

"The blow wasn't that serious, but it was better not to continue and come off. The test, I hope it shows nothing and am hopeful I can be there on Sunday.

"That is a derby and I will have to be 100 per cent and try to win the Premier League game. It's a derby, we want to win."


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