Bayern Munich’s Jerome Boateng (centre) celebrates with his team mates after scoring the winner   against Manchester City. Photograph: Michaela Rehle / Reuters

Bayern Munich 1 Manchester City 0For Manchester City, it was a brutal way to lose. They had subdued Bayern Munich and Pep Guardiola was so exasperated(...)

Manchester City players (L-R) Vincent Kompany, Frank Lampard and Aleksandar Kolarov during their  training session in Munich on Tuesday. Photograph: Marc Mueller / EPA

The mission for Manchester City in Bavaria this evening is to prove their Champions League lesson has been learned. With Manuel Pellegrini hoping for(...)

Danny Welbeck  during the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and Manchester City at Emirates Stadium on Saturday. Photograph: Shaun Botterill/Getty Images

Arsenal’s signing of Danny Welbeck from Manchester United was a curious example of a deal that seemed to leave both sides disappointed. Arsène Wenger’(...)

Arsenal’s Jack Wilshere scores his side’s first goal during the  Premier League match against Manchester City   at the Emirates Stadium. Photograph:  David Davies/PA

Arsenal 2 Manchester City 2Martin Demichelis seized a point for Premier League champions Manchester City with a late headed equaliser at the Emirates (...)

 Francisco Alcacer celebrates with Jordi Alba after scoring Spain’s second goal against Macedonia. Photograph: EPA

Holders Spain kicked off their Euro 2016 title defence in style after a cheeky Sergio Ramos penalty set them up for a 5-1 victory over Macedonia in t(...)

 Manchester City goalscorer David Silva   is challenged by Jack Colback  Photograph:  Stu Forster/Getty Images

Perhaps the most worrying part for the teams hoping to outdo Manchester City is that the champions have continued from where they left off last seaso(...)

Manchester City substitute Sergio Aguero celebrates scoring the second goal against Newcastle United at the Sports Direct Stadium. Photograph: Lindsay Parnaby /EPA

Newcastle United 0 Manchester City 2 Sergio Aguero came off the bench to ensure a winning start for defending Barclays Premier League champions(...)

Manchester City’s Ivorian midfielder Yaya Toure: will be 33 when his contract runs out in two years’ time. Photo: Andrew Yates/AFP/Getty

Yaya Toure will not be offered a new deal despite the midfielder’s disquiet at the close of last season, when his agent complained Manchester City ha(...)

Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini: preparing to sell Javi García for  a fee of €15 million, plus a further €1 million in add-ons. Photograph: David Rogers/Getty.

Javi García is set to leave Manchester City for Zenit St Petersburg in a deal worth €16.3 million to end his two-season spell at the champions, with t(...)

David Silva has signed a new five-year deal with Manchester City. Photograph: Suzanne Plunkett/Reuters

Manchester City playmaker David Silva has signed a new five-year contract, the club have announced.The inspirational Spain international, who has won (...)