Real Madrid’s Gareth Bale is tackled by Nicolas Ottamendi of Manchester City during their Champions League semi-final clash. Photo: PA

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Newcastle United’s Vurnon Anita scores past Manchester City goalkeeper Joe Hart during the Premier League game at St James’ Park. Photograph:  Andrew Yates/Reuters/Livepic

Newcastle United 1 Manchester City 1 With Cheik Tioté and Moussa Sissoko back to their imperious best Newcastle United not only hinted at the tanatal(...)

 Sergio Agüero celebrates his hat-trick with his   Manchester City  team-mates during the premier League game against Chelsea at Stamford Bridge. Photograph:  Paul Gilham/Getty Images

Chelsea 0 Manchester City 3 Sergio Agüero scored a hat-trick and Kevin De Bruyne starred on his return to Stamford Bridge as Manchester City defeated(...)

Barcelona and Spain midfielder  Sergio Busquets in action against Atletico Madrid’s   French forward Antoine Griezmann   during the Champions League quarter-final second leg football match  at the Vicente Calderon. Photograph:   Curto de la Torre/AFP/Getty Images

Spain coach Vicente del Bosque said on Thursday that Barcelona’s elimination from the Champions League could help his team’s preparation for this sum(...)

A view of the scoreboard in the 90th minute. Photo: Reuters

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Manchester City have the richest owner in Sheikh Mansour; United, however, boast a worldwide reach as Ed Woodward continues to grow the business

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Manchester City’s Sergio Aguero scores his side’s second goal of the game in their Premier League clash with Aston Villa at the Etihad Stadium. Photo: Martin Rickett/PA

Manchester City 4 Aston Villa 0 Sergio Aguero struck twice as Manchester City scored four second-half goals to revitalise their title challenge with (...)

 Liverpool’s James Milner  scores his side’s second goal in the Premier League win over Manchester City at Anfield. Photograph: Peter Powell/EPA

Liverpool 3 Manchester City 0 What might have been was the question on everyone’s lips at Anfield but for very different reasons. For Liverpool, it w(...)

Manchester City’s Willy Caballero saves a penalty  by Liverpool’s Adam Lallana  during the  shootout. Photograph:  Eddie Keogh/Reuters/Livepic

Liverpool 1 Manchester City 1 (aet; City won 3-1 on penalties) When the penalties were done, a fifth trophy had been added to Manchester City’s coll(...)

Danny Welbeck is in line for his first start since April in Arsenal’s FA Cup fifth-round game at home to Hull on Saturday. Photograph: Darren Staples/Reuters/Livepic

SATURDAY Arsenal v Hull, 12.30pm – Live BT Sport 2 Danny Welbeck could get his first start since April and defender Laurent Koscielny faces a fitne(...)