Jonathan Smith Manchester City correspondent 

The Carabao Cup clash may be over after the 9-0 first leg but Pep Guardiola has named a strong lineup that includes Sergio Aguero and Kevin De Bruyne with Benjamin Mendy. There's also plenty of Academy players in the starting lineup and in the bench at a subzero Burton Albion.

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2hAssociated Press

FA charges Palace's Hennessey for gesture

The FA alleges that Wayne Hennessey's gesture was "abusive and/or insulting and/or improper and/or brought the game into disrepute."

Giggs: Juventus' quality will improve Ramsey (0:59)
Ballack: Hazard is a little too calm at Chelsea (1:07)
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6hMark Ogden

Ramsey better off leaving Arsenal - Giggs

Ryan Giggs has told ESPN FC that Aaron Ramsey's proposed move to Juventus from Arsenal will take the midfielder out of his "comfort zone."

Beckham joins Class of 92 teammates at Salford City (1:35)
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Emery talks up Monchi amid Arsenal links

Unai Emery has talked up his relationship with Monchi amid speculation that the Roma sporting director is being lined up to join Arsenal.

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6hLiam Twomey

Sarri: Chelsea-bound Higuain is no 'failure'

Gonzalo Higuain was Maurizio Sarri's No. 1 target in the January transfer window as a replacement for Alvaro Morata, who is set to leave on loan.

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8hMark Ogden and James Martin

Should teams run up the score like Man City?

Should you worry about embarrassing your opposition or score as many goals as you can? Man City-Burton provided the perfect test case for debate.

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10hSam Marsden

Sources: Barca's Suarez move to Arsenal stalls

Denis Suarez looks set to remain at Barcelona until the end of the season after talks over a move to Arsenal broke down, sources told ESPN FC.

11hJohn Duerden

Son plays down fatigue fears amid Spurs crisis

Tottenham forward Son Heung-Min has played down fears that his recent schedule will catch up with him as he plays for South Korea in the Asian Cup.

Football Agents: Happy retirement, Joe Hart! (2:32)
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22hJonathan Smith

Pep on Mendy's mentality: 'I'm not his father'

"He just needs to be focused, be focused in your job, in what you have to do, because you have incredible potential," Guardiola said of Mendy.

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1dJonathan Smith

Mendy back with City first team to face Burton

Benjamin Mendy is back in the squad for Manchester City's trip to Burton Albion with Pep Guardiola set to name a strong lineup despite leading 9-0.

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West Ham fined £100,000 for crowd trouble

The incident occurred in a match West Ham lost 3-0 and captain Mark Noble had to shove a man, who had made his way onto the pitch, to the ground.

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2dLiam Twomey

Sources: Sarri holds meeting with players

Maurizio Sarri held a meeting with his Chelsea players at Cobham on Monday after accusing them of being 'extremely difficult to motivate.'

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