Premier League club’s substitutes’ benches are often full of youngsters, but Manchester City have gone one step further. Before Wednesday’s Carling Cup defeat to Manchester United, City faced Scunthorpe at Glanford Park in the FA Cup and Manchester City manager Roberto Mancini was with some unfamiliar faces in the dugout previously occupied by Robinho.
What do you think Mancini makes of his new-look bench?
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