Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini will have to plan for a Champions League meeting with Barcelona.  Photograph:  Jonathan Brady/PA Wire

Manchester City’s reward for securing progress from their Champions League group is another meeting with Barcelona, who beat them last season, also i(...)

The match fixtures are shown on a panel following the draw of the round of 16 soccer matches of the UEFA Champions League 2014/15 in Nyon, Switzerland, Monday, Dec. 15, 2014. The final is scheduled for June 6 at the Olympic Stadium in Berlin. (AP Photo/Keystone,Jean-Christophe Bott)

This year’s draw for the knockout stage has thrown up some tantalising games, including Manchester City’s clash with Barcelona and a tough encounter (...)

Manchester City’s Vincent Kompany receives treatment after picking up a hamstring  injury during the  Premier League  match against Leicester City at the King Power Stadium. Photograph: Darren Staples/Reuters

Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini is to investigate the spate of muscle injuries that threatens to undermine his side’s return to form.City co(...)

Frank Lampard scored Manchester City’s winner in their 1-0 victory over Leicester City moving him up to joint fourth in the all time Premier League goalscorers list

Manchester City midfielder Frank Lampard notched a trademark goal on Saturday to draw level with Thierry Henry in fourth place on the list of leading (...)

Chelsea’s Diego Costa is congratulated by Branislav Ivanivich and Nemanja Matic after doubling his side’s lead during the 2-0 win over Hull City at Stamford Bridge

Chelsea 2 Hull City 0 Barclays Premier League leaders Chelsea returned to winning ways with a 2-0 victory over 10-man Hull at Stamford Bridge. (...)

Manchester City’s Sergio Aguero faces up to eight weeks on the sidelines after injuring his kee against Everton. Photograph: Reuters/Darren Staples

Manchester City are considering whether to sign a striker in the January transfer window as Manuel Pellegrini weighs up the need to replace Alvaro Neg(...)

David Silva came on for Manchester City against Roma after six-week injury lay-off. Photograph: Julian Finney/Getty Images.

David Silva wants Manchester City to avoid Barcelona and both Real and Atletico Madrid in Monday’s draw in Nyon for the Champions League last 16, t(...)

Joe Hart and Fernandinho of Manchester City celebrate victory and qualification after the UEFA Champions League Group E match between AS Roma and Manchester City FC at Stadio Olimpico. Photograph: Julian Finney/Getty Images

Joe Hart believes Manchester City’s 2-0 win over Roma at the Stadio Olimpico was a “coming of age” display in the Champions League as Manuel Pellegrin(...)

Manchester City’s Pablo Zabaleta celebrates scoring his side’s second goal. Photo: Julian Finney/Getty

Manchester City’s quest to be a dominant European force lives on into the last 16 of the Champions League.For the third time in four seasons, the Shei(...)

Samir Nasri celebrates his opener against AS Roma at the Stadio Olimpico. Photograph: Getty Images

AS Roma 0 Manchester City 2There have not been too many distinguished nights for Manchester City since they started dining on the top table of Europea(...)