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Raheem Sterling steers Manchester City past Burnley into last eight

Manchester City reached the quarter-finals at a stroll, toying with Burnley while displaying the requisite killer touch. This was a good response to the 5-2 humiliation by Leicester though Saturday’s Premier League trip to Leeds may prove a more exacti…

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Rúben Dias completes £62m move from Benfica to Manchester City

‘I couldn’t turn down this opportunity’ says centre-backDias takes Guardiola’s spending on defenders to over 400mRúben Dias has described the opportunity to join Manchester City as one he “couldn’t turn down” after completing his move to the club from …

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Premier League: 10 talking points from the weekend’s action

Another handball horror show, Calvert-Lewin is benefiting from Ancelotti effect and sentiment alone will not save LampardOle Gunnar Solskjær said Manchester United had “three or four weeks to catch up to a few teams”, and how it showed. United could no…

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Pep Guardiola questions Manchester City’s belief after drubbing by Leicester

• ‘We started to think we were playing bad,’ says manager• Brendan Rodgers full of praise for Leicester’s tactical disciplinePep Guardiola said Manchester City’s 5-2 humbling by Leicester was a result of his players lacking stability and belief, after …

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Devastating Jamie Vardy shows that less can mean more for Leicester Paul Wilson

Former England striker had the maximum effect from minimum of input in his side’s big win at Manchester CityBrendan Rodgers has been waiting a long time for a first win against a Pep Guardiola team, and the irony here was it looked for all the world as…

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Jamie Vardy hat-trick takes Leicester top and stuns Manchester City

This was a scintillating exhibition of why Jamie Vardy is so dangerous. His was a hat-trick that made Manchester City appear half-paced and meant Leicester handed their hosts a loss in their opening top-flight home league game of the season for the fir…

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Manchester City v Leicester City: Premier League – live!

Live updates from the 4.30pm BST kick-offTransfer news: City set to sign Benfica’s DiasGet in touch! Email Rob with your thoughts 4.06pm BST Ah, Harry Kane wasn’t sent off, it was a member of Spurs’ backroom staff. Related: Tottenham 1-1 Newcastle: Pr…

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Man City agree £50m deal for Rúben Dias with Otamendi to join Benfica

Centre-back set for City medical after €55m fee is agreedOtamendi to join Benfica for €15m fee as part of dealManchester City have agreed a €55m (£50.1m) fee with Benfica for the centre-back Rúben Dias, with Nicolás Otamendi heading the other way as pa…

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Manchester City v Leicester: match preview

Despite a long injury list Manchester City were sharp in their opening game and this meeting with the early leaders, Leicester, should be a cracker. Here are two sides who love to attack quick and fast so there would be some surprise if this ends as a …

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Manchester City suffer blow as Gabriel Jesus joins Sergio Agüero on injury list

Brazilian striker will miss at least three City matchesSetback leaves club without a senior centre-forwardGabriel Jesus has been ruled out for at least three weeks after the Brazil Football Federation revealed it had been informed by Manchester City th…

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Manchester City made to work by Bournemouth till Phil Foden clincher

Manchester City’s unbeaten run in League Cup ties, dating back to 26 October 2016, continues. The victors of the past three seasons’ competitions are through to meet Burnley in round four courtesy of Phil Foden’s second of the season. The 20-year-old i…

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Lincoln City v Liverpool and more: Carabao Cup third round – live!

Bristol City v Aston Villa and Manchester City v BournemouthLincoln’s Montsma: ‘It’s not easy to do modelling and football’And feel free to send Will an email or tweet @Will_Unwin 6.07pm BST Bristol City: O’Leary, Sessegnon, Vyner, Moore, Rowe, Eliasso…

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Football transfer rumours: Liverpool to beat Manchester City to Koulibaly?

Today’s talk starts the day with shampooWere it to come off, it would be the daddy of all transfers but Kylian Mbappé and his move to either Real Madrid, Liverpool or whoever else wants to pay €200m-plus may be approaching. Or it may not, as there is a…

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Manchester City wow then wobble to give few clues of what lies ahead | Jamie Jackson

Despite some key absences Pep Guardiola’s side made an electric start at Molineux but could not sustain itFirst half scintillating; second half a touch concerning. This was Manchester City in a season-opening trip to Wolves that could be cast as the st…

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Gabriel Jesus ensures Manchester City start with a win despite Wolves rally

On a gripping night, Manchester City produced a performance of two distinct and telling halves: an imperious passing-machine in the first, City were run thrillingly close in the second by a Wolves team that attacked its weak point on the left flank to …

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Wolves v Manchester City: Premier League – live!

Minute-by-minute updates from the 8.15pm BST kick-offGündogan tests positive for Covid-19 before City openerEmail Simon here or tweet @Simon_Burnton 8.16pm BST 1 min: Peeeeeeep! City, in their white away top, get their first game of the season under wa…

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The Fiver | Chances are, you’re choking up while reading this, and rightly so

Sign up now! Sign up now! Sign up now? Sign up now!Humanity has long since established that there is nothing quite like the English Premier League, which is different from every other league that is almost identical to it by virtue of pronouncing itsel…

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Manchester City’s Ilkay Gündogan tests positive for Covid before Wolves opener

Midfielder will miss two further matches in cup and leagueClub say he is ‘observing a 10-day period of self-isolation’The Manchester City midfielder Ilkay Gündogan has tested positive for Covid-19 and is in self-isolation as the club prepare to play th…

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Football transfer rumours: Arsenal to sell Lacazette, Rüdiger out at Chelsea?

This talk’s paddles cut the water in a long and hurried flightIn typical José Mourinho style, José Mourinho has again made fools of all those who said he was predictable parody of himself. When he arrived at Spurs, it appeared clear the player he plann…

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Wolves’ haunting Adama Traoré is the bad dream Pep Guardiola must tackle | Jonathan Wilson

Manchester City kick off against a side that beat them twice last season and a player who exploits their weaknesses ruthlesslyWhen Pep Guardiola was a little boy growing up in Santpedor, they warned darkly of such things. There would come, they said, a…