Claudio Bravo received a huge vote of confidence from Pep Guardiola who has decided the Chilean will line up against Aston Villa at Wembley.
Manchester City made five changes for their Premier League clash against Everton, with Sergio Aguero and Raheem Sterling dropping out.
Manchester City blew a two-goal lead at Wolves on Friday, but Pep Guardiola will not give up in the Premier League.
Manchester City blew a two-goal lead at Wolves, with Bernardo Silva accepting the gap to Liverpool is worse than anyone could have expected.
Wolves secured a remarkable 3-2 win over Manchester City as they came back from 2-0 down in a dramatic finish at Molineux.
Ederson has been unable to oust Alisson as Brazil's number one but has said he enjoys a good relationship with the Liverpool goalkeeper.
Liverpool's Alisson is the inaugural winner of the Yachine Trophy, awarded to the best goalkeeper in world football over the past 12 months.
Manchester City lost away to Liverpool without injured goalkeeper Ederson, but he is back for Saturday's home game against Chelsea.
Ederson's absence was keenly felt by Manchester City at Anfield where defeat saw them drop nine points behind Liverpool.
Claudio Bravo will start against Liverpool due to Ederson's injury. Do Opta stats suggest Manchester City should be concerned?