Valencia  announced they have reached an agreement to sign striker Alvaro Negredo on loan from Manchester City with a clause making the deal permanent at the end of the season.  Photograph: Jeff Holmes/PA Wire.

ArsenalPlayers in: Alexis Sánchez (Barcelona, £30m), Mathieu Debuchy (Newcastle, £12m), David Ospina (Nice, undisclosed), Calum Chambers (Southampton,(...)

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(...)

 Manchester City have announced the signing of Porto defensive midfielder Fernando.  Photograph: PA Wire

Manchester City have completed the signing of Porto defensive midfielder Fernando.No transfer fee was announced by City, but Porto had issued a state(...)

Manchester City striker Edin Dzeko celebrates scoring the opening goal during the Premier League match against Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park. Photograph: Jamie McDonald/Getty Images

Crystal Palace 0 Manchester City 2: The focus had hardly wavered from Merseyside(...)

Connor Wickham of Sunderland scores his  second under pressure from Fernandinho of Manchester City at Etihad Stadium. Photograph:  Alex Livesey/Getty Images

Manchester City 2 Sunderland 2 This was a sho(...)

Manchester City’s Edin Dzeko battles for the ball with David Luiz at the Etihad Stadium. Photograph:  Dave Thompson/PA Wire.

Manchester City 2 Chelsea 0 Stevan Jovetic and Samir Nasri struck as Manchester City turned the tables on Chelsea to claim a place in the(...)

Chelsea’s  Nemanja Matic, Branislav Ivanovic and David Luiz jump to block a free kick against Manchester City at the Etihad Stadium. Photograph: Darren Staples/Reuters 0:46

José Mourinho played down Chelsea’s title hopes after his side overcame Manchester City 1-0 by describing them as the “little horse” in a three-way ra(...)

 Fernando Torres scores  Chelsea’s late winner against Manchester City at Stamford Bridge. Photograph:  Clive Rose/Getty Images

Chelsea 2 Manchester City 1: It was around six seconds from the 90 minute-mark here, the fourth official preparing to hoist his board for added time, (...)

Nicolas Anelka may return for West Bormwich Albion this weekend after ‘compassionate leave’. Photograph:  Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images
Premier League team news

Cardiff (11) v Everton (14) Cardiff will be without their £7.5million Danish striker Andreas Cornelius due to an ankle injury sustained against Accrin(...)

Cardiff City’s Fraizer Campbell (L) celebrates after scoring against Manchester City at Cardiff City Stadium Photograph: Rebecca Naden/Reuters

Cardiff 3 Manchester City 2: Former Manchester United striker Fraizer Campbell scored two late goals as Cardiff marked their first Premier League home(...)