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(...)

Manchester City’s Vincent Kompany lies injured during the Barclays Premier League match against Newcastle United. Photograph: Martin Rickett/PA Wire

Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany is likely to be sidelined for a month with a groin injury, manager Manuel Pellegrini has said.The influential(...)

Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany  leaves the pitch injured during the  Premier League match against  Newcastle United at the Etihad Stadium. Photograph: Alex Livesey/Getty Images

Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany is hopeful of making a quick recovery after being forced out of his side’s season opener.The defender suffered(...)