Manchester City prepare for Carabao Cup visit to Leicester

Gabriel Jesus
cut a relaxed figure as he returned to training after helping Manchester City record a vital win over Everton
and keep pace with Liverpool at the top of the Premier League
.
The Brazilian scored twice in the 3-1 win to register his first league goals since August and ensure his side remained just a point behind Liverpool at the summit.
Having overcome their latest hurdle in the league, Man City
's focus will now switch to their Carabao Cup quarter-final trip to Leicester on Wednesday. 
Jesus could be seen play-fighting with teammate Oleksandr Zinchenko, a young fringe player who may be called upon for the cup match.
Aymeric Laporte was also present, and well-protected from the chilly Manchester conditions.
Goalkeepers Ederson and Aro Muric were put through their paces by goalkeeping coach Xabier Mancisidor at the Manchester City Football Academy. 
The Citizens are reigning champions in the Carabao Cup, having beaten Arsenal 3-0 at Wembley in February.
Sergio Aguero, Vincent Kompany and David Silva were on target that day as Pep Guardiola secured his first trophy as boss.
To reach this stage, Man City beat Oxford 3-0 at the Kassam Stadium in the third round before a Brahim Diaz double in the next round saw off Fulham to set up this week's clash against Leicester.
Leicester, meanwhile, overcame League One Fleetwood 4-0 in the first round, but then needed a penalty shootout to see off first Wolves 3-1 and then, after another 0-0 in normal time, Southampton 6-5.
The hosts are without England left-back Ben Chilwell through injury as well as the suspended Jonny Evans, and Jamie Vardy may be rested.
Manchester City could hand more game time to Kevin De Bruyne on his return from a knee injury, while Sergio Aguero was a substitute against Everton and may return to the starting line up.
There could also be a rare outing for England Under-21 starlet Phil Foden, who starred with a goal and an assist against Oxford in round two. 
Riyad Mahrez, who starred as Leicester won the title in 2016, could also line up against his former club. 
Middlesbrough will face Burton in Tuesday's second quarter final, while a further two games take place on Wednesday.
Arsenal and Tottenham renew their rivalry, while Chelsea host Bournemouth for a place in the semi-finals. 
 
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