Last Updated: Fri, 29 Mar 2013 10:59
Vincent Kompany will face a late fitness test ahead of Manchester City's game with Newcastle at the Etihad Stadium.
Roberto Mancini was left fuming in midweek after seeing his captain selected for Belgium in a World Cup Qualifier against Macedonia, the former Anderlecht man played the full 90 minutes as his side held on to top spot in the group with a 1-0 victory.
The Italian could welcome back striker Sergio Aguero (knee), who has missed the the last three games, while defender Micah Richards (knee) and midfielder Jack Rodwell (hamstring) will both have to wait until next month to make full recoveries.
City sit 15 points behind leaders Manchester United with eight games remaining.
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