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(...)

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(...)

Sheffield Wednesday’s players reacts after Manchester City scored their second goal  at the Etihad Stadium. Photograph: Phil Noble / Reuters

Manchester City 2 Sheffield Wednesday 1Dust off the cliches: romance, magic and all the other old FA Cup chestnuts are in the rudest of health after b(...)

Burnley’s Ashley Barnes scores their second goal during the Premier League match against Manchester City at Etihad Stadium. Photograph: Alex Livesey/Getty Images

Manchester City 2 Burnley 2This was the not the perfect way to close 2014 for Manchester City although it could have been worse. If Burnley had been d(...)

David Silva scores his and Manchester City’s second goal  in the  Premier League match against Crystal Palace at Etihad Stadium. Photograph: Alex Livesey/Getty Images

Manchester City 3 Crystal Palace 0David Silva struck twice as Manchester City made light of their absence of strikers to brush troubled Crystal Palace(...)

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. (...)

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(...)

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(...)