Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini: “I don’t think this team depends on just one player.”Photo: Francois Nel/Getty

Manuel Pellegrini has urged Manchester City to believe they can win without Yaya Toure after the defeat to Arsenal became the fourth league game in w(...)

Manchester City’s James Milner has been frustrated with his lack of involvement under Manuel Pellegrini and Roberto Mancini before him. Photograph: Michael Steele/Getty Images

Manchester City are running out of time to tie James Milner down to a new deal, with the two parties still a long way off reaching an agreement and t(...)

Arsenal’s French manager Arsene Wenger watches from the touchline during his side’s victory over Manchester City at the Etihad Stadium, Manchester. Photograph: AFP

This season has been a fun season for Sam Allardyce and, as usual when things are going well for him, explaining the secrets of his success is half th(...)

 Arsenal’s Olivier Giroudis congratulated by his team-mates after scoring the second goal in his side’s 2-0 dwin over  Manchester City  at the Etihad Stadium. Phototograph: Peter Powell/EPA

Manchester City’s title hopes suffered a huge blow after a shock 2-0 defeat by Arsenal at the Etihad Stadium left them five points behind Chelsea. The(...)

 Arsenal’s Olivier Giroud  celebrates scoring his side’s  second goal  during the  Premier  match against Manchester City  at the Etihad Stadium. Photograph: Peter Powell/EPA

Manchester City 0 Arsenal 2The only possible complaint against Arsenal is that they do not do this more often. Arsène Wenger’s side have been a soft t(...)

 Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho  during the Barclays Premier League against Swansea City  at Liberty Stadium. Photograph:  Stu Forster/Getty Images

Jose Mourinho hailed the “perfect game” after his Chelsea side underlined their Barclays Premier League title credentials by sweeping aside Swansea 5-(...)

Manchester City’s Yaya Toure  and manager Manuel Pellegrini.  Pellegrini is convinced the player is fully committed to the champions despite  more mixed messages from the midfielder. Photo: Dave Thompson/PA

Yaya Toure has suggested he could leave Manchester City in the close season, though Manuel Pellegrini has denied the midfielder remains unhappy aft(...)

Manchester City have confirmed the signing of Wilfried Bony from Swansea City for €32 million. (Photograph: Nick Potts/PA Wire)

Manchester City have completed the signing of Wilfried Bony from Swansea City on Wednesday in a deal worth around £25m.The 26-year-old striker has agr(...)

Out of favour Manchester City centre half Matija Nastasic has joined Roberto Di Matteo’s Schalke on loan. (Photograph: Dave Thompson/PA Wire)

Schalke have announced the loan signing of Matija Nastasic from Manchester City. Nastasic was deemed surplus to requirements by the City manager, Manu(...)

 Manchester City have agreed a deal with Swansea City to sign striker   Wilfried Bony. Photograph: Nigel French/PA Wire

Manchester City have agreed a fee for Swansea City’s Wilfried Bony of £25m rising to £28m (€32m to €36m), with the striker to sign a four-and-a-half y(...)