Speaking to journalists before the cross-city rivalry is renewed for the 174th time, Pep explained there’s no reason why the South American sharp-shooters can’t combine in the Blues’ attack.
“Yeah, they can play together,” he said. “It depends on the way we want to play.
“If you want to play without wingers - more narrow - they can play. All the players can play together.”
The news wasn’t as good for David Silva, who won’t be fit for the Etihad clash, while the boss also acknowledged home form will be crucial as his side look to secure Champions League football next season.