Manchester City’s Yaya Toure: disappointing in the 1-0 defeat to Bayern Munich in their opening Champions League fixture. Photograph: Eddie Keogh/Reuters

Yaya Toure’s personal problems are affecting his form, admitted Manuel Pellegrini and the Manchester City manager has urged fans to support the player(...)

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(...)

Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini. Photograph: EPA

Manuel Pellegrini admits that the next nine days in which they face Arsenal, Bayern Munich and Chelsea will provide the champions with an indicator of(...)

Manchester City have been offered Monaco striker Radamel Falcao for around €70 million. Stephane Mahe/Reuters

Manchester City have been offered Monaco’s Radamel Falcao for around €70 million and are trying to make the deal happen within the constraints of Uefa(...)

Liverpool’s Adam Lallana (left) and Mario Balotelli in the stands during the Barclays Premier League match at the Etihad Stadium, where City won 3-1. Photograph:  Peter Byrne/PA Wire.

Manuel Pellegrini hailed his side’s victory over Liverpool as worth six points as the champions made an early-season statement of intent to defend the(...)

 Manuel Pellegrini: “I was absolutely sure they weren’t going to win the [four] games that they had to play.” Photo:  Jamie McDonald/Getty Images

Manuel Pellegrini says Liverpool blew their chance of winning the title last season because they could not handle the pressure of being top of the lea(...)

Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini says Liverpool game is a six-pointer. Photograph:  Jamie McDonald/Getty Images

Monday’s meeting with Liverpool will be a six-pointer, according to Manchester City’s manager Manuel Pellegrini. The champions, who finished two poin(...)

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(...)

Chelsea coach Jose Mourinho: “Some they have 10 years to win something, I have only two.” Photograph: Laszlo Beliczay/Epa

Jose Mourinho has reopened old wounds on the eve of the new Premier League campaign by suggesting that rival managers such as Arsene Wenger and Manuel(...)

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(...)