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 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(...)

Referee Michael Oliver (L) uses vanishing spray to mark a free kick during their English Community Shield soccer match between Arsenal and Manchester City at Wembley Stadium in London, August 10, 2014. REUTERS/Darren Staples (BRITAIN - Tags: SPORT SOCCER)

After nine years without a trophy Arsene Wenger now has two in two games as a breezy performance marked by three excellent goals secured a Community (...)

Arsenal’s Mathieu Debuchy  is challenged by Manchester City’s Aleksandar Kolarov during the  Community Shield  at Wembley Stadium. Photograph: Suzanne Plunkett/Reuters

Arsenal 3 Manchester City 0After eight years without a trophy Arsène Wenger now has two in two games as a breezy performance marked by three excellent(...)

Manchester City’s top scorer Sergio Aguero is back in contention for Sunday’s clash with Barclays Premier League title rivals Liverpool. (...)

 Sergio Aguero of Manchester City is out for a ‘couple of weeks’ at least with a hamstring injury. Photograph:  David Ramos/Getty Images

Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini hopes top scorer Sergio Aguero will be out of action for no longer than a fortnight. Aguero was(...)

Robbie Brady of the Republic of Ireland and Hull City is expected to face Crystal Palace this weekend. Photograph:   Richard Heathcote/Getty Images
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Saturday 23rd November Arsenal (1) v Southampton (3) Arsenal will have forward Theo Walcott back from two months out following abdominal surgery. Germ(...)

Norwich Manager Chris Hughton looks on during the 7-0 rout at the hands of Manchester City at Etihad Stadium. Photograph: Alex Livesey/Getty Images

Norwich City manager Chris Hughton admitted he and his side “let down the club” after their 7-0 defeat to Manchestger City, but he insisted he still (...)

Goalkeeper Joe Hart is expected to sit out as Manchester City travel to Newcastle in the Capital One Cup tonight. Photograph: Martin Rickett/PA Wire

Under-fire goalkeeper Joe Hart is expected to sit out as Manchester City travel to Newcastle in the Capital One Cup tonight.The England international (...)

Fernando Torres of Chelsea celebrates scoring their second goal  at Stamford Bridge. Photograph: Getty

This is – perhaps, you never know – exactly how José Mourinho said things might turn out in his most fevered whispers into the ear of Fernando Torres,(...)