Nicolas Otamendi will partner Aymeric Laporte at the heart of the Manchester City defender versus Tottenham, with John Stones ruled out.
Manchester United now have two of the nine most expensive defenders of all time after buying Harry Maguire from Leicester City.
After losing his place at Manchester City last season, defender John Stones is determined to force his way into Pep Guardiola's plans.
Full-back Aaron Wan-Bissaka's move to Manchester United has made him one of the most expensive defenders of all time.
John Stones was blamed for England's 3-1 Nations League loss to Netherlands but he still has the full trust of manager Gareth Southgate.
England suffered another semi-final loss but manager Gareth Southgate was relatively upbeat on Thursday.
Netherlands will take on Portugal in the first ever Nations League final after England's Kyle Walker scored an own goal in extra time.
Manchester City breezed through last season, but John Stones and his team-mates have been grateful for the experience of others this term.
Raheem Sterling has drawn plaudits for his goalscoring and his stance against racism, with Manchester City colleague John Stones impressed.
Kevin De Bruyne will not be involved against Burnley on Sunday, but Manchester City could yet have Fernandinho available.